Death Metal Reviews

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Obituary – Obituary Review (, , )
23rd March 2017 -

Obituary have been together over thirty years now. Releasing a self titled record is often thought of as a career – and legacy – defining move. Whilst Suicide Silence’s controversy ridden eponymous release came with a total change in direction; Obituary have simply solidified their thrashy death metal roots. Indeed, Obituary is almost the band by numbers. There’s little new… Read More »

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Memoriam For The Fallen Album Artwork Cover
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Memoriam – For The Fallen ()
22nd March 2017 -

When news broke in 2015 that Bolt Thrower’s drummer, Martin ‘Kiddie’ Kearns, had died it marked the end of the English death metal behemoths. But, from the ashes of Bolt Thrower, arise Memoriam. Comprised largely of members of Bolt Thrower and Benediction, the old school death metal quartet are ready to wage war once again with their debut full-length, ‘For… Read More »

Emmure Look At Yourself Album Cover
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Emmure – Look At Yourself (, )
3rd March 2017 -

Where do we even begin with Emmure? No doubt if you have had your finger on the pulse, then you will have likely heard all the stories a million times over. But what you probably don’t know is the story of the rebirth. This album will tell that story. Look At Yourself is the album that Emmure always threatened to… Read More »

Suicide Silence Self Titled Album Cover
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Suicide Silence – Suicide Silence (Self Titled) (, )
9th February 2017 -

Suicide Silence are one of the most popular bands of the modern Death Metal/Deathcore era, and with popularity comes fans and fan entitlement. Unless you have been living under a rock recently you will know that Suicide Silence have become somewhat of a target for fervent fan outrage over their new musical direction, even to the point that a petition has… Read More »

Vader The Empire Album Cover Artwork
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Vader – The Empire (, )
27th January 2017 -

It’s testament to any bands quality that they can produce such consistently excellent work three decades into a career of extreme metal. Fortunately for us Vader remain one of these bands with latest album ‘The Empire’ being just as good as anything else they’ve produced in the past few years. All death metal needs to feel powerful. It’s certainly achieved… Read More »