Sonia ‘Anubis’ Nusselder is a guitarist and bassist, born at 24-11-1998 in Haarlem, The Netherlands. At the age of 14 she picked up the bass and at age 15 she started playing the guitar. She is a self-taught guitarist.
She plays guitar in all-female Swiss power-metal band BURNING WITCHES and bass guitar in Dutch brutal death metal band SEPIROTH. Click here to read more about these bands.
* Record deal with NUCLEAR BLAST (with the band Burning Witches).
* Releasing a full-length with NUCLEAR BLAST: Burning Witches ‘Hexenhammer’ on which she plays guitar.
* Played in multiple festivals and many varied shows around Europe. A couple of highlights are Bang Your Head Festival, Full Metal Holiday (Wacken organization), Stonehenge Festival, Headbangers Open Air, supported bands like Iced Earth, Nervosa, Sinister, Mayan, Suffocation, Decapitated, and more. Toured internationally.
* Joined technical thrashmetal band Toxik onstage twice as guitarist, at Headbangers Open Air in Germany and in a Dutch show.
* Front cover of magazine ‘Rock it!’ with Burning Witches.
* On the back cover of ‘RockHard’ magazine.
* Ranked top 3 with ‘Hexenhammer’ single by Classic Rock Magazine / Louder video charts.
* Interviews and reviews amongst others the magazines DEAF FOREVER, Aardschok, HMore, Bass Musician Magazine, Maga-Zine, Earsturbation, Headbangers Zine, different newspapers, etc.
* Awarded as 7th best metal guitarist in the BENELUX by magazine Gitarist.nl
Also, Sonia is very active on her social media pages where she features her own guitar and bass covers.