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Album Reviews

Death metal supergroup Vastum’s fifth studio album “Inward to Gethsemane” cements the cavernous brutality of the band, out via 20 Buck Spin tomorrow, November 10th.

The ninth album “Ashes, Organs, Blood and Crypts” from old school death metal veterans Autopsy showcases superb musicianship out now, via Peaceville Records since October 27th.

The third album from the Oregon-Portland based-death metal quartet Torture Rack, “Primeval Onslaught”, includes many highlight tracks. No frills here, just fucking primitive and putrid old school death metal from start to finish, Torture Rack will leave you all satisfied. Released via 20 Buck Spin!

Sophomore release “Evenfall of the Apocalypse” of the U.S. death metal act Ascended Dead is fiercely brutal. The riffing and the top-notch drumming is brought to the maximum, which makes the album full of intensity and evil bestiality. This is an intense and brutal death metal record recommended for fans of Pissgrave, Of Feather and Bone, and Lvcifyre, released via 20 Buck Spin!

The sophomore ‘Death Age’ from the Los-Angeles death metal squad Kommand delivers a cavernous slab of brutality in the vein of bands like Bolt Thrower, the album is recommended for the connoisseurs of raw death metal. Out via 20 Buck Spin.

Nothingness’s sophomore ‘Supraliminal’ is a monstrous juggernaut of death metal brutality that twists into patterns of dissonance and sludge metal. The Minneapolis five-piece established a unique sonic trademark showing the technical side of their craft. Out via Everlasting Spew Records.

Acephalix’s fourth album “Theothanatology” is a crunchy raw death metal record coated with grooves and solid riff craft. The about half an hour-long record bares many hints from bands like Vastum and Gatecreeper. Out via 20 Buck Spin.

Reeking Aura’s 7 song debut ‘Blood And Bonemeal’ traverse across the desolate multiverse of old school death doom, where ample space is given for the gloomy atmosphere to work its magic. Out on Profound Lore Records.

The North Dakotan death metal act Maul offers something that will attract both new and old school fans on their debut album ‘Seraphic Punishment’. Out on Redefining Darkness Records.

The sophomore offering “Fearsick” of the U.S. death metal trio Inhuman Condition once again sets high expectations for fans of old-school death metal. Out on Listenable Insanity Records.