Category: Album Review

Nucleus: A Deeds of Flesh Album Review

We recently hit the two year anniversary of the passing of Unique Leader Records and Deeds of Flesh co-founder Erik Lindmark. A man who set out to do the absolute best for the underground scene, accomplishing this and more in the past two decades. Deeds of Flesh were always known to push the boundaries of...

Of Sunless Realms: An Inferi EP Review

If you don’t already know the name Inferi at this stage of the game I have to ask: who hurt you? Are you depressed and don’t have the motivation to listen to new music? Because I get it. Anyways I’m already digressing way too much. You’re reading this to get an in-depth look at the...

Enter the Collateral Dimension: A Coexistence Album Review

Italy: a beautiful country rich in culture, cuisine, and ironically some of the most intense, near-offensively brutal death metal to hit our ear holes and warm our thick metallic blood. Hour of Penance, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Hideous Divinity, Vomit the Soul, all of which have put Italy on the map as a hot-spot for extreme hyper-blasting...

Nuklearth: Cytotoxin Does it Again

It’s almost getting hard not to feel overwhelmed by the amount of albums coming out in succession, especially if you’re like me and find appreciation in way too many sub-sects of sub-genres of music. Can you blame people like us though? There’s so much to get lost in and an equally ineffable amount of opportunities...

Mara: Cult of Lilith’s Explosive Emergence

Mara: Cult of Lilith’s Explosive Emergence

As Thanksgiving came and went, I found myself more thankful for the small things in such a morose and uncertain time. Such as the fact that despite the many hindrances brought upon by the virus, 2020 has seen yet another wave of immensely talented acts putting their best foot forward with releases that, I dare...

Album in Review: ABORTED – La Grande Masquerade

Overview: 2 years after their last full-length “Terrorvision” Belgian death metal masters ABORTED , in honor of 25 years as a band, release a brief 3 song ep (clocking in at only 11:50) entitled “La Grande Masquerade” on Century Media Records.  This EP contains 2 brand new tracks and an unreleased song from the “Terrorvision”...

Album in Review: Heaven Shall Burn – Of Truth & Sacrifice

Overview: Four years since their last album “Wanderer” Thurningia, Germany’s HEAVEN SHALL BURN return with their 10th full length album “Of Truth & Sacrifice” on Century Media Records. Released on March 20, 2020, this DOUBLE album features 19 songs at a total length of 97 minutes making it the bands longest album to date. This...

Album in Review: Unfathomable Ruination’s Enraged and Unbound

TRACK LISTING: 1) An Obsidian Perception 2) Enraged and Unbound 3) Codebreaker 4) Defy the Architect 5) A Prophetic Compulsion 6) Maniacal Disillusion 7) Fibers 8) Occulta Violentiam 9) Protoplasmic Imprisonment MEMBERS: VOX – Ben Wright GUITARS – Daniel Herrera GUITARS – Rosario Piazza BASS – Jake Law DRUMS – Doug Anderson PRODUCTION CREW: TRACKING...

Album In Review: Vatican Falling -War

  Who is Vatican Falling?  Vatican Falling comes from the land where hopes and dreams go to die. Not L.A. but the the other prized city of entertainment, Las Vegas.  Comprised of members from bands long gone to form an epic super group of bromance that is Vatican Falling . The band was formed in...