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Episode 22

Show notes: Trepaneringsritalen “All Hail the Black Flame” (Deathward, To The Womb – 2017 – Cold Spring) Teitanblood “Anteinfierno” (Death – 2014 – Norma Evangelium Diaboli / The Ajna Offensive) Foie Gras “Devotee” (Self-Released – 2017 – Bandcamp) 777 “Across the Abyss” (Self-Released – 2017 [...]

February 26, 2017 Plaguecast

Birth A.D. : I Blame You

2013 : Unspeakable Axe Records Format : CD After what seemed like an eternity of waiting, Birth A.D. are finally back. Now saying something like “it was worth the wait” is cheesy and lame, but guess what? It was worth the [...]

May 7, 2013 Reviews

Oath of Cruelty : Altar Of Impalement

2012 : Warfare Noise Productions Format : Cassette One thing I realized after moving to the Houston area earlier in the decade was that it supported a fairly incestuous metal scene. Band members were likely to play in several different outfits [...]

February 13, 2013 Reviews

Occvlta : We Command The Wolves

2010 : SD&MC/Dying Victims Format : CD/Cassette I’ve been a fan of heavy metal for a little over 30 years. I can still remember the day in eight grade my best friend played “Hell Bent For Leather” and I was pretty [...]

March 4, 2011 Reviews

Destruktor : Nailed

Hell’s Headbangers : 2009 Format : CD Some years ago, I reviewed a previous release by Australians Destruktor for another publication. I described the band as having a core of brutal Thrash and Death Metal laced with ferocious Black Metal-influences, [...]

October 12, 2010 Reviews

Lustration : Goetic Invokator Demo

Fistbang Records : 2009 Format : cassette When it comes to metal lately, one thing I haven’t been able to get enough of is gritty, old school Metal Ov Death. Most of you know what I’m talking about. Its equal [...]

October 12, 2010 Reviews

Spearhead : Deathless Steel Command

Tour De Garde – 2006 Format: cassette Thrashing Black Metal with an image and lyrics themed around war… now that’s something you’ve never heard of before, right? Yeah, so nothing original is to be expected here. And sadly, not a [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Sangraal : Unearthly Night

GoatowaRex – 2006 Format: CD Originally released on cassette by Swedish kvlt label Satanic Propaganda, I’m almost ashamed to say that Sangraal is a band that initially slipped by me. Being a project from the prolific D (Vrolok, Sick, Black [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Insect Warfare : World Extermination

625 Thrashcore/Regurgitated Semen Records: 2007 Format: CD/LP I listen to a lot of different styles of music, but probably like most people I’ve always had a “best of” as far as genres went. When I want some punk rock, I [...]

September 30, 2010 Reviews

Goatpenis : Joint Direct Attack Munitions

Satanic Skinhead Propaganda : 2009 Format : Cassette In case you’ve never heard of these Brazilian Black Thrash nasties, Goatpenis was formed way back in 1988 under the moniker Suppurated Fetus. They changed their name to Goatpenis in ’91 and [...]

September 30, 2010 Reviews

Acid Bath : Paegen Terrorism Tactics

Rotten Records: 1996 Format: CD This album was the second and last full-length release from the short lived band, and while the debut “When the Kite String Pops” is itself an excellent work, this one happens to be my personal [...]

September 30, 2010 Reviews

Victimizer : Resurrected Abominations

Hell’s Headbangers : 2009 Format : CD Retro-Thrash seems to be in right now. Seems like there’s no end to bands who take the tried and tested recipe of vintage 80’s Thrash, soup it up with perhaps a bit of [...]

September 28, 2010 Reviews