Gift of Blindness is the collaboration of Umair Chaudhry and Simon Tierney (both formerly of Oxford based hardcore-experimentalists Xmas Lights). Taking the doom metal template and infusing it with elements of shoegaze, post-rock and black metal, Gift of Blindness’ style is equally crushing as it is hypnotising and experimental.


Umair Chaudhry – Guitar, vocals, programming
Simon Tierney – Bass, Guitar