Artifas Interview with Scottie and Cody
Scottie Somerville, Cody Criswell and Cheryl Frishman

Artifas is a hard rock band hailing from Nashville, Tennessee. They are a five piece band consisting of Scottie Somerville on lead vocals, Cody Criswell on lead guitar and vocals, Mikey Miller on rhythm guitar, Anthony Mattox on bass, and Jared Wainscott on drums and percussion.

The band most recently toured with the Veer Union and Bobaflex and they have toured with other bands such as Pop Evil, Theory of a Deadman, and Saint Asonia. The band has an amazing live show that keeps audiences coming back for more. They have also played several headlining shows and festivals.

Artifas currently has one EP called Enemy Inside Volume 1 and one CD called Inhuman and they also have a single from that CD called "Inhuman." All of their music is available on their Artifas iTunes page. Inhuman, the band's newest album, consists of 10 new songs.

Inhuman song list



"Blood 4 Blood"

"Drowning With You"



"Coming Undone"

"Hold On Me"

"Resurrect Me"

"When I'm Away"

One of the band's greatest talents is their ability to make amazing videos. They made videos for the songs "Blame" and "Drowning" which feature their exciting live performances. Another video for their new single "Inhuman" uses the song lyrics imposed over the band members faces singing and it is a very powerful video to watch. All of the Artifas videos can be found on the band's YouTube page or on their website.

AXS had a chance to talk with Scottie Somerville and Cody Criswell from the band about their tour, their music and what's next for the band. Check out the video above.

Be sure to check out their Facebook page for tour updates and new information on the band.