CATTLE DECAPITATION Medium Rarities

Maybe younger crowd is not aware that Cattle Decapitation has not always been extreme metal mutant from the last two albums and that they have honed their craft for years before getting where they are now. Medium Rarities is the name of the compilation that has just been released where the band has compiled all…

SKULL PIT Skull Pit

Can you imagine the band comprised of members from Teutonic thrash merchants Exumer and Japanese doom overlords Church of Misery? That is impossible, you would say? Enter Skull Pit, new project which was made out of friendship of Exumer’s Mem V. Stein and Church of Misery’s Tatsu Mikami. From the moment Skull Pit was announced…

ARTILLERY The Face Of Fear

Third time’s a charm, as they say, and that is definitely the case with Danish thrashers Artillery. Their third incarnation from 2007 onwards proved to be the longest standing one, with stabilized line up and biggest number of albums under their belt and here we have another proof for that statement in front us. Artillery’s…

HATE ETERNAL Upon Desolate Sands

Death metal juggernaut Hate Eternal led by uncompromising Erik Rutan has fallen into a pit of mediocrity after their perhaps the best album 2005’s I, Monarch. Three albums that followed that beast have been good but nothing above it: they got the work done but the band itself has fallen into the pit of predictability.…

HORRENDOUS Idol

This album and the whole career of this troop is a sight to behold. Ever since when I became acquainted with the name Horrendous with their debut album 2012’s The Chills when they played old school death metal it was somehow clear that we are not dealing here with one more band which is simply…

THEM Manor of the Se7en Gables

You still cannot get over Mercyful Fate prolonged break? King Diamond is you favorite musician ever? Well, I have something for you here to ease the pain, as it is clear to you from the mere glance at band’s name and cover art. Them is international unit led by enigmatic singer Troy Norr aka KK…

ANAAL NATHRAKH A New Kind Of Horror

English duo of extremists Anaal Nathrakh have returned two years after their acclaimed The Whole Of The Law album with their 10th studio offering entitled A New Kind Of Horror, and for this occasion they have decided to go more blatant in terms of lyrical subjects than ever. It is well known fact that this…