Category: Review

Shadowspawn – The Biology of Disbelief

Chris Cleo investigates the new release from the Danish Death Thrashers.. here’s what he thinks: – Returning with a second full-length effort are Denmark’s Shadowspawn, offering ten new tracks as the follow-up to 2017’s ‘Hope Lies Dormant’.  While certainly not the biology of death-thrash… Continue Reading “Shadowspawn – The Biology of Disbelief”

Exterminated –The Genesis of Genocide

Paul Hutchings heads to the Philippines to investigate the new album by Exterminated I’m not familiar with the extreme metal scene in the Philippines but if Exterminated are anything to go by, it’s a savage land with little other than hostility and punishment.  Their debut full… Continue Reading “Exterminated –The Genesis of Genocide”

Dead Label – Dead Weight

Frank Holby reviews the new single….. Irelands groove-infused metalcore outfit “Dead Label” has been quiet on new releases recently. Their last offering was 2016’s full length “Throne of bones” A full on, in your face, relentless slab of heaviness. That doesn’t mean they haven’t… Continue Reading “Dead Label – Dead Weight”

Sadistic Force – First Strikes

Asa delves into the Blackened Thrash of Sadistic Force Do you like your Thrash fast, aggressive and blackened? Well do we have a treat for you! Sadistic Force are a Black/Thrash outfit from Austin, Texas. Formed in 2020, they’ve released two E.P’s, which have… Continue Reading “Sadistic Force – First Strikes”

Vesicarum –Great Decay (Single)

We can always count on Paul Hutchings to turn around a review in record time for us, as he checks out the first single from the upcoming new album due in the summer… My first exposure to Vesicarum, a five-piece from Kent whose style… Continue Reading “Vesicarum –Great Decay (Single)”

Borstal – At Her Majesty’s Pleasure

When this dropped through the promo mailbox we wanted to do it justice, so we asked our mate Paul Jones of UK Blackened Crossover SIDEWINDER to do a guest review for us, here’s what he had to say….. When 5 of the UKs finest… Continue Reading “Borstal – At Her Majesty’s Pleasure”

Iniquity – Five Across The Eyes Re-Issue

Asa takes a deep dive into the reissue of classic DM from Denmark.. Iniquity are, or I guess WERE, a Technical Death Metal band from Copenhagen, Denmark that formed in 1989 and then split up and got back together more times than that annoying… Continue Reading “Iniquity – Five Across The Eyes Re-Issue”

Ominum – The Crescent Or The Cross (single)

Robbie from The Thrash Metal Album Of The Fortnight Club is a busy guy, but he’s always up for grabbing a single from us to check out between his packed schedule, so here’s what he thinks about Swedens Ominum and their latest single…. There… Continue Reading “Ominum – The Crescent Or The Cross (single)”

Acid Age – Semper Pessimus

The War Jazz machine keeps turning as Acid Age release their long awaited new opus, Semper Pessimus. With a wait of five years, we were really interested to see what the Northern Irish trio have been up to, and how their blend of thrash… Continue Reading “Acid Age – Semper Pessimus”

Cryptosis – Bionic Swarm

Frank Holby finds out if the new Cryptosis (Distillator) direction is still something worth checking out for fans of their earlier work and thrashers in general… here’s his findings – Netherlands thrash trio “Distillator” gave us two full-length thrash metal records in “Revolutionary cells”… Continue Reading “Cryptosis – Bionic Swarm”