Melancholy Pessimism is a death metal/grindcore band from the Czech Republic. At the birth of Melancholy Pessimism stood singer Vlasta "Killy" Mahdal, drummer and bassist Peter Malus Richard Kocourek. At the time helped out on guitar and Christopher of Krabathor Petya, who was soon replaced by Peter Pištěk. This group was founded in 1992 with the Pětiskladbové demo. Subsequently, the composition of the group changed several times in 1995 recorded a debut album "Recompense the Saints", published in March 1996 and the baptism took place in the presence of the British band Benediction.