Tag: Decapitated

Throwback: “Day 69” by Decapitated!

As “Organic Hallucinosis” from Polish Technical Death Metal Kings Decapitated has reached its 15th Anniversary, we’re going back to 2006 and “Day 69” from the album which was recorded a year earlier in August 2005 at Hertz Studio, Białystok, Poland. The only album to feature vocals from Adrian “Covan” Kowanek, who was seriously injured in

Review: “And This Too Shall Pass” by Demonstealer

It has been 2 years since 2018’s “The Last Reptilian Warrior” from Mumbai-based Death Metal multi-instrumentalist, Sahil Makhija aka Demonstealer graced us with its presence and after a successful crowd funding campaign in August, the result is “And This Too Shall Pass”, inspired by the great plague of 2020. An extreme music veteran and a

Review: “Ash & Nails” by BruteAllies

The uncompromising Metal scene in Manchester has been home to Thrash infused Technical Death Metallers BruteAllies since 2018, a band known for their lyrical ferocity, razor sharp twin guitar attack and artillery shelling percussive battery, citing influences in Testament, Decapitated and Carcass to name but a few. Sharing stages at shows and festivals with the

NEWS: Machine Head unveil “My Hands Are Empty”!

The highly anticipated new Machine Head single has finally arrived after much social media teasing and “My Hands Are Empty” certainly leaves fans guessing over which musicians played upon it. Many may have thought that Logan Mader and Chris Kontos would step away after the bands 25th Anniversary tour for “Burn My Eyes” but both

Bootleg: Decapitated at Wacken!

It may have been 8 years ago but sets like this one from Polish Death Metal brutes Decapitated at Wacken in 2012 is what going to a Festival is all about. Including “Mother War“, “Spheres of Madness” and “The Knife“, it celebrates the 2011 album “Carnival Is Forever” with both vicious and polyrhythmic batterings…

Playthrough: “Earth Scar” by Decapitated!

Poland’s biggest export into the World of Technical Death Metal are without doubt Decapitated. Sticksman Eugene Ryabchenko (Afgrund, Castrum, Locracy) has released drum cam footage of his performance of “Earth Scar” cut from the bands set at Helliad Fest in Gdynia, Poland on 24th August 2019. It’s not the first time he’s shared a track

Review: “Projections” by Across The Swarm

Italian Death Metallers Across The Swarm formed in 2013 and rose to prominence with a reputation for an exciting and charged live show after sharing stages with the likes of Fleshgod Apocalypse, The Modern Age Slavery, Electrocution, Hideous Divinity and Hate. The bands self titled EP appeared December of the same year and when they

Bootleg: Sumerian Records recap The Summer Slaughter Tour 2007!

Sumerian Records have rewound the clock to 2007 and given us an epic 72 minutes of pro-shot footage from that summer’s incarnation of The Summer Slaughter Tour which saw performances from Necrophagist, Decapitated, Cephalic Carnage, Cattle Decapitation, Ion Dissonance, The Faceless, Beneath The Massacre and A Blood Runs Black. The show took place at The

Live Review: Suicide Silence: Virtual World Tour: London!

There is something to be said for entrepreneurial spirit. In the light of the fact that tours have been cancelled left, right and centre due to travel restrictions around Corona Virus, Californian Deathcore titans Suicide Silence have got together with Bands In Town and their label Nuclear Blast and come up with a project. The