Heretic Soul


Heretic Soul founded by Erhan Karaca and Sarp Keski in 2005 in Istanbul / Turkey.

Life Becomes Our Grave

Started to appear in concerts in several cities in Turkey. And released self-financed EP album Life Becomes Our Grave. Recorded and Mixed by Erkan Tatoglu in Ankara. With this EP album, Heretic Soul got some great reviews

anti-religious, anti-life attitude...


Heretic Soul was headliner with Die Apokalyptischen Reiter and Sabaton in Hellter Skelter Festival in Hannover / Germany. Band's drummer Erhan Karaca signed new endorsement deals with Istanbul Cymbals and Trick Drums


Recorded 9 song LP album. In 2009 summer Heretic Soul played festivals like Suffering Life, Waldbrand Open Air in Germany.Until now, played with Vader, The Black Dahlia Murder, Hatesphere, Die Apokalyptischen Reiter, Sabaton, Vomitory, Suidakra, Destruction, Opeth, Testament, Dark Tranquillity, Endstille and many more...

Have inked a deal with Rotting Corpse Records (USA) in anticipation of the upcoming album, Born Into This Plague.

Heretic Soul combines death metal with killer mosh parts of deathcore

Band Members

Erhan Karaca: Drums
Sarp Keski: Vocal/Guitars
Orçun Kocakoc: Guitar
Enes Akovalı: Bass

18 Nisan @ The Wall Bar - İzmit
2 Mayıs @ Karakatliam Metal Perf 5 - Ankara
9 Mayıs @ İzmir - TBA
19 June @ Break The Ground Festival - GERMANY
25 June @ Waldbrand Open Air - GERMANY
26 June @ Hellfield Open Air - GERMANY
7 July @ Rock Maraton Festival - HUNGARY
20 August @ Mountains of Death - SWITZERLAND