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Album Review: Phobocosm - "Bringer Of Drought"

On second full length, Bringer Of Drought, Montreal’s Phobocosm go beyond the impenetrable wall of death metal they displayed on their debut. Choosing instead to mine the depths of despair, anguish and horrific ambience this time out has paid off. 520 more words


Horrendous - Anareta (2015)

Author: Jan Jakobsen

Artist: Horrendous

Album: Anareta

Label: Dark Descent Records

Trying to follow up from last year’s excellent LP, Ecdysis is far from an easy task. 539 more words


Review: Grave Ritual - Morbid Throne

Alabama death squad Grave Ritual have returned after five years to unleash their second album, ‘Morbid Throne’, nine tracks of rumbling death metal heaviness. You’re looking at raw, early death metal dripping with deadly atmosphere, out on the 30th of October through Dark Descent Records. 238 more words


Initial Descent: October 30's New Releases in Brief

Happy almost-but-not-quite-yet Halloween! What’s everyone dressing up as? (You guys do still dress up, right? It’s not just me being a weirdo? Sigh…that’s probably exactly what it is.) Anyway, there are some good new metals coming out for you kids today, so let’s jump into it. 93 more words

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Album Review: Grave Ritual - "Morbid Throne"

It has been five long years since Montgomery, Alabama death metal merchants Grave Ritual put out a full length. Or any music at all. In their defense they were a bit busy with their absolutely filthy, putrid black metal outfit Abysmal Lord (who drop their debut LP on 11.27.2015). 477 more words


Riff Theory #1 - Thantifaxath - The Bright White Nothing at the End of the Tunnel

Author: Bloodshot Grub

Title: Riff Theory #1 – Thantifaxath

Song: The Bright White Nothing at the End of the Tunnel

Album: Sacred White Noise

(Ed: A new feature we’re trialing, most likely paired with tues/thurs reviews. 1,035 more words


Album Review: Horrendous - "Anareta"

Death metal has been made and produced all across the globe. As a genre, death metal has become distinct carving out it’s own niche within the world of extreme metal. 483 more words