Serenading A Serial Killer – A Playlist that’s All (Serial) Killa, No Filla

No one’s mind will be blown by the fact band’s, especially in extreme metal, love a serial killer or two.

There’s so many songs out there dedicated to murderers it’s actually harder to find a prominent serial killer who hasn’t got at least one song about them.  Continue reading “Serenading A Serial Killer – A Playlist that’s All (Serial) Killa, No Filla”

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Track of the Week #19 – Nails ‘You Will Never Be One Of Us’

When it comes to emitting punishing hardcore that doesn’t hold back, Nails stand at the top of the pile, looking down at a sonic wasteland below.

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Track of the Week #18 – Bog of the Infidel ‘Coils of the Noose’

Outside it’s raining harder than an Agoraphobic Nosebleed blastbeat. So hard, in fact, that water’s pouring in through the ceiling. So what better than some nice, relaxing black metal? Firstly, let’s play a game. It’s called “Try To Say Bog of the Infidel Isn’t An Awesome Name”. You failed, didn’t you? Because Bog of the Infidel is indisputably a nails name. So, well done on … Continue reading Track of the Week #18 – Bog of the Infidel ‘Coils of the Noose’

St David’s Day Loud Welsh Playlist

In honour of the great land that is Wales on this, St David’s Day, here’s a little list of some awesome loud things that have been spawned left of the Severn. Obviously there’s the usual suspects who won’t feature here because either I don’t care about them, they’re not very good, or their lead singer is in prison for child abuse. So that rules out … Continue reading St David’s Day Loud Welsh Playlist

Track of the Week #7 – Skreamer ‘Let ‘Em Burn’

Having returned from a big line up change, it looks like these London lads are gearing up for a new album. Based on their latest video for ‘Let ‘Em Burn’, which is packed with some of the most crushing riffs I’ve heard for weeks and an intensity that I can only imagine could shatter a room live, I’ve got high hopes for the record.


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Album Review – Dyscarnate ‘And So It Came To Pass’

I’ve lost count of how much work I’ve done to Dyscarnate, poking at keyboards to the solid brutality of their latest opus ‘And So It Came To Pass’. In a sea of deep-V toting deathcore moshpit clone nonsense riding in from the Atlantic, the band’s dedication to honest death metal is like finding a toy in the bottom of the cereal. Continue reading “Album Review – Dyscarnate ‘And So It Came To Pass’”