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CREEPING FEAR – Hategod Triumph

What do you get if Aborted, Hate Eternal, Angelcorpse and Immolation suddenly joined forces to unleash hellfire and brimstone style of death metal? You get France’s Creeping Fear and with 2021’s Hategod Triumph released on Dolorem Records this is definitely the most exciting and fulfilling listens that I can remember by. This record takes the element of surprise incorporating death metal and almost blackened style passages with an improvised, destructive and slaughtered style for the band’s heaviest material to date. […]

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COFFIN MULCH – Septic Funeral

Coffin Mulch are a upcoming old school death metal band from the depths of Glasgow, Scotland and after hearing this album front to back I’m immediately a fan of the band. Released by Redefining Darkness Records, this album has a wide variety of genres including death doom, traditional death metal and very little hints of technicality thrown into the mix where it brings me pleasure coming from a fan of the genre for so many years. Musically, this record has […]

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DISTANT – Dusk Of Anguish

Throughout the dawn of time, many bands who are into extreme metal can often find ways to be innovative, creative and just downright create endless ideas to make the genre standout. Meet Distant, a six piece international outfit from Rotterdam, The Netherlands and Bratislava, Slovakia who’s name kept spreading all over my social medias and talked great things about the music. It wasn’t until the end of 2020 when I discovered this band after unleashing their EP Dawn Of Corruption […]

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BELERIAND – February

There is just something amazing about bands that are inspired by J.R.R Tolkien, nature and just the ethereal forces that stir about. That is exactly what Norway’s Beleriand has used here as a driving force behind his sound. Formed in 2019 as a one-man band by Víðarr, this release sounds like he has been doing this for a lot longer than just two years. A year after his debut full length Far Over Wood and Mountain Tall, Víðarr presents February […]

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HUMANITY’S LAST BREATH – Välde

Humanity’s Last Breath are a extreme metal band from Sweden who’s gotten a lot of praise and attention during their 2019 release titled Abyssal which took everything from the band’s blackened death metal soundscapes, deathcore strings, low-tuned melodies sounding apocalyptically heavy and a atmosphere so dense, thicken, dark and cohesive, Välde (meaning Empire in Swedish) is without a doubt the best release this band has ever done and it surpassed my expectations. Now with Unique Leader Records, Välde is the […]

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OMINOUS RUIN – Amidst Voices That Echo In Stone

Imagine Nile and Inanimate Existence went to create a sadistic, misanthropic and cosmological style of technical brutal death metal from the Bay Area it be Ominous Ruin and their upcoming full-length album Amidst Voices That Echo In Stone being released through Willowtip Records. Musically, their style is technical, brutal and modernized arrangements of death metal, not only they’ve belonged to a latter of such neck-breaking pieces of extreme music, but rest assure this release feels natural, it doesn’t feel repetitive […]

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BRAND OF SACRIFICE – Lifeblood

In 2019, New York/Canada’s brutal death metal band Brand Of Sacrifice took the world by storm to unleash their 2019 debut full-length Godhand which not only surpassed my expectations but a album that was groundbreaking for the genre. Fast forward in 2021, we have the sophomore full-length album titled Lifeblood. Musically, take everything from death metal, deathcore, slam and hardcore put it in a blender with electronic traces here and there and you got yourself a crafted album like Lifeblood. […]

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ALTERED DEAD – Returned To Life

When it comes to the death metal scene in Canada, bands come to mind are from the biggest and heavy hitters in the genres we all come to respect. Anywhere from Beyond Creation, Gorguts, Kataklysm, Tomb Mold and the list continues on and so fourth. But the underground scene for death, black and subgenres of metal coming out of Canada is generally favorable by many critics in the scene and this band here, Altered Dead, a death metal band from […]

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DEMON KING – The Final Tyranny

Demon King is a upcoming technical death metal band formed in 2019 by the original Enfold Darkness guitarist and vocalist Matt Brown. Along with him is Inferi and A Loathing Requiem’s Malcolm Pugh and Jack Blackburn, former drummer for Vital Remains and other killer projects. Released through the amazing label known as The Artisan Era, Demon King’s music takes the traditional technical death metal formula with some black metal tendencies as this brand new EP have demonstrated the listener that […]

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INSECT INSIDE – The First Shining Of New Genus

In Soviet Russia, the brutal death metal powerhouse Insect Inside controls you. Nah really, talk about a upcoming band who’s album is released through Gorehouse Productions who’s got some balls and monstrosity to unleash disgusting pieces of brutal death metal that is infected, disastrous and maddening all around. The First Shining Of New Genus takes the core elements of groovy, tight guitar melodies, fast drumming and visceral vocals sounding furious and inhuman from the bowels of hell, this album demonstrated […]