Here We Stand Metalcore / Co. Cork

Editor Notes:

One of the more recent bands to feature in the thankfully improving Cork scene. HERE WE STAND quickly released their debut self-titled EP in late 2013. They play metalcore but with more than enough individuality and technicality to stand out from the crowd.

The band  are currently gearing up for the release of their next single and second EP, the band have big things in mind for the future.

Official Biography…
HERE WE STAND are a four piece Metalcore/Post Hardcore quartet from Cork, Ireland. Formed in 2013, the band have gone from strength to strength, renowned for fast paced, high energy live shows.
Having released their debut EP, they have gone on to play with some of Ireland’s top metal acts, including a short tour with Basick Records’ MURDOCK and a slot at the Siege of Limerick – Samhain 2015. Enjoying slots with the likes of HERO IN ERROR, ILENKUS, and DEAD LABEL, amongst various headline shows in Munster and Leinster, they are no strangers to the Irish Scene.




Metalcore, Post Hardcore, Post Rock/Metal

Year Formed




Members (Current)

  • Mark Coughlan - Vocals
  • Mark Ryan - Guitar
  • Ciaran McKenzie - Bass / Clean Vocals
  • Olan Kelleher - Drums

Members (Former)

  • Josh McMahon - Vocals