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"Blasphemer, Heretic, Defiler of the Sacred Ones. Thou art Deprived of Your Limbs. Thy Nose Shall be Split. Thou art Cast Down and Overthrown."-Cast Down The Heretic by Nile

Conquest Icon: Empire of the Worm

February 23, 2020
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Conquest Icon: Empire of the Worm

Surfacing from their rotting tombs comes Conquest Icon with their newest incarnation of grisly death titled Empire of the Worm. These Polish death fiends riddle this offering with ten brand new malignant death metal offerings for your rotten enjoyment. There will be no gimmicks, fluff or filler to find throughout this release as what you get is ten straight tracks of gut churning, bowel bursting death metal. Empire of the Worm is a truly rotten and vile release as it treats you to one sickening track right after the next, burying you underneath droves of heaping, rotting death. From the first track Vermin to the final track Here and Beyond, Conquest Icon provides you with a furious, ripping, flesh shredding and neck snapping brand of death metal that you will not come out alive from once all is said and done.

Empire of the Worm is a true steamroller of death. Never does this release falter or cease as it storms forth with malevolence violence aiming to shred you limb from limb. From the drop of the first note you become under siege by a gritty and bloodied death machine. Forever pressing and ceaseless, Empire of the Worm marches forth with disdain and total disregard to human life. Each of the ten offerings that rumble forth from the abyss are just as flesh tearing and life draining as the last making this entire release as deadly as you would imagine.

Gnarled and flesh gnashing, Empire of the Worm barrels forth terrorizing you at every single second of the way. There is no reprieve here from the tried and true onslaught of pure death metal. With violent organ spilling riffs that are paired up with ever bone shattering drum work and raw unearthly vocals from beyond the casket, Conquest Icon ushers forth a maelstrom of death, horror and terror with each track. Forever unrepentant and punishing, Empire of the Worm tramples over everyone and everything in its path leaving nothing but wreckage and mangled corpses in its wake.

Ever terrorizing and blood spilling, Empire of the Worm is a true death metal record through and through. You will find nothing but ten of the most top notch tracks within this release, each one as cutting and flesh flaying as the last. Conquest Icon offers up pure, grisly, malignant and unfiltered death metal that leaves your head hanging on by just a thread once the final track has concluded. Overall, Empire of the Worm is an excellent release, one that will stand among the best death metal releases this year.

Empire of the Worm will be unleashed March 13 through Godz Ov War Productions.

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Ergodic: S/T

February 20, 2020
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Ergodic: S/T

With great technical ability and a great knack for shredding your face until it is no more than mere meat chunks comes tech-death shredders Ergodic. Hailing from North Carolina, these death metal monsters are on the verge of unleashing their three track self titled debut EP. Through each offering, you are treated to technical death metal done damn near perfectly. Each of the three tracks that are present within this EP are executed and performed expertly providing you with nothing but incredibly top notch death metal. There isn’t a weak track among the three as each one is just as powerful, heavy, well constructed and down right skull sanding as the last.

Without so much as a warning, Ergodic sets in with their brand of surgically precise death metal that is sure to make your head spin leaving it hanging on by just a thread once all is said and done. The onslaught begins once you press play, and once you do you become trapped in a vortex of ever ceaseless shredding metal that melts your face clean off your skeleton. From the drop of the first note their technical prowess is known. With ever shredding riffs and soaring solos that are coupled with spine rattling bass lines, precision drum work and vocals that range from gritty mids to unearthly lows, Ergodic has it all here.

Each of the three tracks that are harbored within this self titled release are all excellent. Of the three, all three are wonderfully crafted, executed, tight, technical and heavy. As mentioned, Ergodic has it all here. Not a single track here falls short in any sense of the word as each one is just as good as the last. From the get go, Ergodic will have you banging your head right along until your neck finally gives out. Forever relentless, Ergodic lays the pressure on as soon as your finger lifts off of the play button engulfing you in great technical death metal for you to lose your head and your mind to.

For their debut EP, Ergodic definitely has crafted something to behold here. Through and through, this self titled EP is spectacular. From the musicianship, to the vocals, to the production and everything else in between, it all is superb. This release will have you craving more from these death fiends once the final note rings through having you hit the play button over and over again.

This offering will be unleashed March 9th.

Links To Follow:

Ergodic Bandcamp

Ergodic Facebook

Possession/Spite: Passio Christi Part I/ (Beyond The) Witch’s Spell

November 24, 2019
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In a sickening summoning of all things damned and wicked, up from the cauldron of hate comes flesh peelers and soul destroyers Possession and Spite. Each playing a twisted brand of black metal, they merge their powers of venomous rage and destruction within this five track EP. Through and through, Passio Christi Part I/(Beyond The) Witch’s Spell is a blasphemous, venomous, potent and entirely life cleaving effort that leaves your soul to be consumed by the reaper once all is said and done. Without reprieve, without solace, Possession and Spite eat the light from the world as darkness collapses around you leaving you in a cold and bitter darkness as each second ticks off the run time.

The first three offerings within this split belong to Possession. Possession begins their half of the split with a two and a half minute haunting reverie before dragging you into their brand of shredding blackened death. Following the intro, Possession hits you with an eight minute blackened opus of destruction and despair. With flesh flaying riffs, ever tumultuous drumming, hellish demonic vocals and an undulating blasphemous atmosphere, Possession creates a sound that is all together piercing and life threatening. Through the three tracks that they provide for you within this split, each one is just as caustic, malevolent and malicious as the last as you are provided with top notch death tinged black metal through and through. Each offering is a summoning of malevolence and wicked spite that shreds through your soul and pierces your life leaving you as nothing more than a soulless husk once all is said and done. With their half of the split, Possession treats you to incredibly potent, venomous and damning metal that consumes and drags you asunder to where light does not reach.

Following in the scorched tracks where Possession leaves off comes Spite’s two tracks to round out the entire EP. Spite much like Possession plays a wicked and bleeding raw brand of black metal that is tinged by gnarled death. The two cuts that Spite provide here for this split are slicing maelstroms of black metal that trap you within their blackened vortex never for you to escape. Devoid of light and packed with malevolence and black magik, Spite treats you to two tracks here that tear straight through you only to lead you to an early grave. Ritualistic and soul cleaving, Spite rolls from one track to the next, conjuring up hymns of black magik and demonic essence. Each of the two tracks that Spite summons here come complete with razor sharp riffs that are supplemented by skull cracking drum work and hellish grit filled vocals that seem to have been summoned from the abyss. Both tracks are possessed, blood boiling rituals of damnation and destruction. Ever unrepentant and unrelenting, Spite ushers forth one track after the next of malice fueled black magik that sets out to consume your life, and once all is said and done, that is exactly how you will feel.

Through and through, this split is a wicked and heavy one that features two top notch bands at the apex of their genre. All five conjurations here are as wicked as the last as you are presented with nothing but five offerings of pure malevolence and darkness. This is a very solid split that features two incredible bands making this an EP that should not be passed up and looked over.

Passio Christi Part I/(Beyond The) Witch’s Spell will be unleashed November 29 through Invictus Productions.

Links To Follow:

Possession Facebook

Spite Facebook

Invictus Productions Official Site

Stomachal Corrosion: Stomachal Corrosion

October 16, 2019
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Stomachal Corrosion: Stomachal Corrosion

After thirteen long years, Brazilian death grinders Stomachal Corrosion make their triumphant return with the summoning of their newest self titled full length. Complete with twenty-two cuts of raw, unrelenting death grind, this self titled is as barbaric and savage as you would come to expect from Stomachal Corrosion. Without fluff, without filler and without any gimmick, Stomachal Corrosion offer up straight forward skull sanding death grind from beginning to end. There is no reprieve, only death, mayhem and destruction once you press play as you get trapped within the warped walls chaos.

You will find no solace within this release as you become under siege from beginning to end. From track one to track twenty-two, you become accosted by raw, ever buzzing and flesh ripping riffs that are only to be supplemented by chest cracking drum work and vocals that are as inhuman as you would come to expect. Each track is a short yet entirely punchy and in your face effort that gets you bashing your brain against your skull in no time. As short as this entire record is in terms of run time, it more than makes up for in the quality of death grind that is provided. Each track is a well constructed albeit short and ripping affair that tries to send you to an early grave.

While certainly taking ques from their grind and death metal forefathers, Stomachal Corrosion makes this sound that they have developed all their own. Their unique death grind sound is raw, punishing and potent, making each of the twenty-two tracks here as volatile and wicked as possible. The overall raw and unfiltered production quality brings everything together making this entire release tie together in a sickening cohesion of death and grinding metal. Ever skull sheering and face melting, Stomachal Corrosion ladle out death and mayhem fueled grind one track after the next.

You better brace yourself before Stomachal Corrosion takes off as they mash the proverbial pedal through the floor never to look back once they begin their twisted metal barrage. From the drop of the first gnarled note onward you become under attack from all sides, ever to be pummeled as Stomachal Corrosion induces whiplash until your head falls from your shoulders. This is a very solid release from beginning to end with each track being as good as the last and as unrelenting as you would imagine.

This self titled release is out now through Greyhaze Records.

Links To Follow:

Stomachal Corrosion Facebook

Greyhaze Records Official Site

Reptilium: Conspiranoic

August 4, 2019
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Reptilium: Conspiranoic

In pummeling and cruel brutality, Reptilium descend from their home world to present their brand new release Conspiranoic. This EP features only four tracks, but within those tracks what you are provided with is slamming, flesh tearing brutality. Never to relent and never to skimp out on the ever chest caving slamming excellence, Reptilium provide you with neck bending metal one track right after the next. Without warning and without reprieve, Reptilium smash through one cut after the next bringing the proverbial sledgehammer down on your head with the passing of each second. Pummeling, punishing and savage, Conspiranoic captures all of that within four short tracks.

Reptilium begin their new EP with a very short lead in before hitting you square in the chest with rapid fire drumming, tearing riffs and inhuman vocals. The features listed above are what you can come to expect throughout the entirety of the release as one unrelenting offering crops up after the next fades away. Gnashing, bone crushing and head caving, Conspiranoic rampages from track to track hitting you as hard as they can leaving you beaten and bruised when all is said and done. With addition of some ominous atmosphere here and there, you are treated to a devastating, harrowing and down right spine bending listen.

Through only four tracks, Reptilium lays it on pretty thick here, giving you a healthy dose of savagery and pure chest smashing metal. Each track is as wicked and anvil heavy as the last, leaving you crushed to smithereens once the final metallic note calls out. Of course Reptilium sews in devastating slams throughout the offering and through each track, truly pummeling you straight in to the earth. The slams throughout are spaced out enough to not make the entire release feel like one long and slow slamming beat down. Each one is utilized for maximum destruction, and they sure do their job.

Conspiranoic through and through is a solid release, one that offers up punishing riffs, brain splattering drumming, spine rattling bass lines and vocals that are as unearthly as you could imagine. Each track is a well constructed destructive machine that hits and hits hard, leaving you broken and bloodied. Overall, Conspiranoic is a good release that will have you coming back for more barbaric brutality over and over again.

Links To Follow:

Reptilium Bandcamp

Stench Of Profit: Human Discount

June 8, 2019
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Stench Of Profit: Human Discount

Unhinged, violent and ever flesh shredding, Stench Of Profit offer up their new EP titled Human Discount. Within this release you are to find four tracks of nothing but bone crushing grindcore from start to finish. Without room to breathe, Stench Of Profit blitzes from one track to the next offering up a true maelstrom of scalding grinding metal for your torture. There is no reprieve as the ceaseless onslaught begins from the drop of the first note all the way through until the final note rings through.

As short as this EP is with four tracks to its title, it packs more than a furious punch as each track is a skin flaying and flesh ripping offering from beginning to end. With riffs wielded as weapons, drums that crack bones and manic vocals that are screamed out through the wall of torturous noise, Stench Of Profit offer up a caustic and brain bruising sound. Without compromise and without bullshit, Stench Of Profit stampede from one track to the next providing you with a neck twisting listen.

From track one to track four, you are greeted face to face with nothing but a pure maelstrom of scalding, grinding metal. There is no reprieve as Stench Of Profit rip from one track to the next without batting an eye at the pure destruction and mayhem they leave behind. Human Discount is an ever gnashing and gnarled release that chews you up and spits you out the other end bruised and bloodied.

Overall, Human Discount is a solid release start to finish as you are presented with four great grind tracks to bash your brain against your skull to. Each offering is just as pummeling and punishing as each other making this to be a wholly terrorizing and bulldozing offering with only four tracks. This is pure grind and nothing but and it surely will please the gnarled ears of grind fiends the world over.

Links To Follow:

Stench Of Profit Facebook

Lethal Scissor Records Official Site

Evil Brain Taste: I Am Evil Brain Taste

June 4, 2019
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Evil Brain Taste - I Am Evil Brain Taste
Evil Brain Taste: I Am Evil Brain Taste

In an amalgamation of thrash, death metal and elements of black metal, Evil Brain Taste is back with their brand of zombified metal. I Am Evil Brain Taste is the title of their latest release in which you are to find six offerings of flesh ripping metal. With a raw sound, Evil Brain Taste marches forth with the intent to reanimate corpses to do their evil bidding all in an effort to unleash the Ultimate Zombie. Aiming to make you a part of their diseased horde, Evil Brain Taste ushers forth a raw and bleeding metallic sound that is intent of feasting upon your brain.

Evil Brain Taste sets in immediately on this new effort, never to relent as they bury you under their cynical death infused thrash metal. Burying you under droves of their reanimated corpses, Evil Brain Taste rips through one track after the next aiming to complete their goal of adding as many cadavers to their flesh army as they can. As quirky and tongue in cheek as Evil Brain Taste is, they supply the heaviness in heaping droves. Each offering is riddled with ripping riffs, tumultuous drumming and vocals that are as bloodied as the corpses in which Evil Brain Taste possess.

Through this release, Evil Brain Taste does a great job of making things entertaining, memorable, heavy, tongue in cheek and at times ominous. I Am Evil Brain Taste is a great follow up release to the 2015 full length Dead Dead Bad. Much like their previous effort, this release is filled with tracks that will get under your skin and infect your brain for some time to come. I Am Evil Brain Taste is a highly infectious and memorable offering that is enjoyable to listen to and you will continue to reach the play button for.

If you are looking for an entertaining listen, that supplies ripping death infused thrash, tales of flesh devouring zombies and more, this is for you. Evil Brain Taste reanimates after four years and delivers only to try to drag you in to the grave only to possess your brain to have you become part of their sinister horde of brain devouring flesh puppets. I Am Evil Brain Taste is a solid effort once again from these corpse fiends.

Gridfailure: Sixth Mass-Extinction Skullduggery I

January 27, 2019
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Gridfailure: Sixth Mass-Extinction Skullduggery I

Weaving tales of nature’s provoked decimating wrath, Gridfailure offers up their first album in a five album stretch titled Sixth Mass-Extinction Skullduggery I. Within this release you come face to face with eight offerings that top over fifty-two minutes of dementia inducing, mind altering noise. The lone multi-instrumentalist behind this act once again out does himself as he puts forth an effort that is truly outstanding, and one not to be forgotten. This release is harrowing, nightmarish, mind bending and filled with eerie atmosphere that pushes your mind to the brink of its own destruction.

Forever pushing the envelope and forever ushering forth noise of the utmost quality, Gridfailure offers perhaps their most ambitious album yet. Through the fifty plus minutes of run time, each track traps you in a world that is and has been ravaged by nature’s unbridled decimating wrath that ultimately leaves humanity on the brink of utter destruction. Without light, without hope and with plenty of harrowing minutes that tick off the clock, Gridfailure provides you with a record that is truly striking and perception altering.

Through and through you are treated to nothing but mind numbing noise that pushes you to the brink of humanity collapsing. Each of the eight cuts here are ceaseless onslaughts of nightmarish noise that infect your mind and crawl underneath your skin for the entirety of the release. Never are you to escape the harrowing noise as it all collapses around you leaving you in a state of broken despair.

There are no breaks in the noise and there is no reprieve as this nightmarish offering crashes over you like the terrorizing noise tidal wave that it is. From beginning to end you are greeted by a harsh cacophony of noise and despair, never for it to relent until the final screeching note has rang through. Sixth Mass-Extinction Skullduggery I is a punishing offering and a perfect one to kick off the five album concept that the twisted mind behind Gridfailure has in mind. Forever warped, forever punishing and forever terrorizing, Gridfailure never fails to impress.

Sixth Mass-Extinction Skullduggery I will be released February 15, 2019 through Nefarious Industries.

Links To Follow:

Gridfailure Facebook

Gridfailure Bandcamp

Transilvania: The Night of Nights

January 17, 2019
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Transilvania: The Night of Nights

As the blackened blood of the ancients flows through their veins, Transilvania offers up a sinister and venomous style of old-school black metal with their upcoming offering The Night of Nights. This eleven track release envelopes you in cold bitter darkness for its entirety, never to release you from its icy grasp until the final dissonant note has rang through the halls of the damned. Frigid riffs paired with ever blasting drumming and howling vocals from the bitter void, Transilvania offer up a truly wicked and enchanting sound.

Beginning their record with a short atmospheric intro, Transilvania set the tone for the remainder of their record. The remaining ten tracks are pure rippers from hell as they accost you from all angles, never relenting and never ceasing their blood thirsty charge. From beginning to end, The Night of Nights is a blistering and razor sharp record as each track continues to desecrate graves aiming to lower you in to your own damp final resting place.

Injecting an at times melancholic yet always foreboding atmosphere, Transilvania create a truly darkened and wicked sound as everything comes together in an amalgamation of pure blackness. The longer and the more that you listen, the further you plunge in to the frigid ambiance that Transilvania provides you. Each track is just as lashing and wicked as the last as each one rolls on to the next blackened offering, never really greeting you with a chance to escape from their icy grasp.

Through and through The Night of Nights, each track is just as light eating as the last, truly to submerge you in a never ending abyss. This record is a pure and raw black metal offering, one that is uncompromising and unrelenting as it ushers forth eleven very solid and well written tracks of nothing but pure venom and malevolence. Each track is just as solid as the last, making this to be a cohesive and highly entertaining offering.

The Night of Nights will be released January 31, 2019 through Into Dungeons Records.

Check out the official video for Circle from the upcoming release below!

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