Get to Know: Thomas Marshall

You may have seen his face if you’re a fan of the local metal scene. He is the frontman of local metal band, Donum Dei who formed in 2011.

The band have established themselves as one of the major players within the local heavy metal community and have been described as a “band that defies their youth”. Not bad at all. Meet their frontman. Get to Know, Thomas Marshall.

Donum Dei - Thomas Marshall - Get to Know

Where I’m From: Belfast

Favourite venue: Limelight Belfast

Musician you’d like to collaborate with: Lucky enough to have collaborated with local frontman Pete Renshaw from Ketos

What I’m listening to right now: American Metallers – Wage War

Favourite album of all time: What a tough decision – Black Album by Metallica

Last gift I gave to someone: Tickets to a concert

Playing to 100 friends or 1000 strangers: What if those 100 friends were amongst those 1000 strangers?

What instrument I’d love to learn: The piano

Song I wish I’d written: When The Man Comes Around by Johnny Cash

Donum Dei launch their album at The Belfast Empire on Thursday 1st March. Cover photograph by Liam Kelt.