Tag: Entombed

Review: “Black Cowslip” by Rabid Dogs

The scourge of their native Italy since their 2011 self titled debut album dropped, Rabid Dogs have returned once again with a fifth record in those eleven years via fast rising Italian label Time To Kill Records. Known for their crushing blend of frantic extremity that mixes a Molotov Cocktail of Grindcore, Sludge and Metal

NEWS: Ruttenskalle get skinned and buried alive?

Portuguese old-school death-metal project Ruttenskalle, the brainchild of  multi-instrumentalist Paulo Soares has unveiled a lyric video for “Buried“, a brand new track off his debut album “Skin ’em Alive”, due out on Halloween aka 31st October via Gruesome Records. Entirely recorded, produced, mixed and mastered by the man himself at Oldskull Sound Studios, Almada, Portugal, the

Review: “Self Titled” by Skorb

An anonymous quartet cloaked in Monks robes and shrouded in mystery as it is suggested that even their label, Corrupted Flesh Records, do not know the real names or faces of any of the members of the act, Skorb were formed in 2019 and hail from St. Petersburg in Mother Russia. Inspired by bands like

Bootleg: Entombed at Hultsfred Festival!

Following the tragic news that Lars-Göran Petrov, otherwise known as LG Petrov, frontman of Entombed and Entombed A.D. fame has lost his battle with a terminal form of ‘Gallvägscancer’—a form of bile duct cancer and has passed away at just 49 years of age, it only seems right to raise a glass and share a

NEWS: Accursed Years cover “Guardians Of Asgaard”!

Back in 2008 Swedish Melodic Death Metallers Amon Amarth recorded an album entitled “Twilight of the Thunder God” based on Thor’s slaying of the serpent Jörmungandr. They were joined by Lars Göran Petrov of Entombed as a guest vocalist on “Guardians of Asgaard” and back from the cold wilderness of the forests of their Nordic

Review: “II” by Serpent Omega

After seven long years in the barren wilderness following seven deadly sins, Serpent Omega have returned with a drummer of note in Peter “Fast Feet Pete” Stjärnvind  (Entombed, Nifelheim, Merciless, Unanimated, Murder Squad, VOJD) joining original members Urskogr (vocals), Brief (bass) and Jonsson (guitars) for their first new material since their 2013 debut. Since that album,

NEWS: Omnivortex provide a “Barren” blueprint!

November might seem like a long way off but you’ll only have to wait 87 days until “Diagrams of Consciousness” from Helsinki, Finland Progressive Death Metal quintet Omnivortex drops via Concorde Music Company. That will be on the 20th, with pre-orders for their debut album available here. Having formed in 2019, it’s impressive that the

Review: “Hunter Gatherer” by Avatar

In 2019 Avatar reunited with producer Jay Ruston (Stone Sour, Slipknot, Anthrax) at Sphere Studios in Los Angeles, California, where the foundation for each song on Hunter Gatherer was laid with the band performing altogether, as they’d done only once before on 2014’s “Hail the Apocalypse“. Aimed at capturing the bands live energy by allowing

Review: “All Hail The Decay” by Deathing

Back in 2014, the foundations of Deathing were paved from the ruins of band Ruindom when former bass player Marko Mäkinen dug up his guitar and started bombarding drummer Mikko Kivimäki with Death Metal riff ideas. He took the bait. Rami Vartiainen soon joined the fold to fill up the bass frequencies and with the

Review: “Judgement” by TerraDown

Winners of the Dutch Wacken Battle in 2019 that saw them play off against a whole host of other bands to get their opportunity to perform at one of Europe’s largest Metal Festivals, TerraDown gave themselves a huge platform to share their music upon. Citing influences in Amon Amarth, Avatar and Killswitch Engage, Nick Brouwer (Vocals), Jasper