Tag: Pestilence

NEWS: They’re not vultures circling for Beyond The Gallows…

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No… it’s a winged Octopus flying over Columbia, South Carolina as Beyond The Gallows celebrate the release of their new album “Perpetual Misanthropy” with a lyric video by Scott Rudd for “Circle Of Flies” cut from it. It lands almost a year after the news of the

Review: “Self Titled” by Decayer (Fifth Anniversary)

Back in 2017 Tuscon Arizona Deathcore Collective Decayer arrived like a Prize heavyweight contender, armed for the apocalypse with their self titled debut EP. They officially formed a year earlier as a collection of seasoned musicians from various other heat bringing projects as vocalist Harrison Burkardt and guitarist David Scordato casually invited guitarist Devon Marr,

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! BMTH?!

It’s that most controversial time of the week again! We put head to head two bands who have covered a notable song in a bare knuckle boxing match to the death to see who will be crowded champion of Vs. Tuesday. So while we could harp on about how Bring Me The Horizon are no

Review: “Pestilence” by Decayer

Eleven months after the heavyweight champion’s belt that is “Shades Of Grief” dropped via We Are Triumphant, Arizona Deathcore brutes Decayer returned with not only a new EP in “Pestilence” and a new label home in Seek & Strike (Upon A Burning Body, Exist Immortal) but to our surprise a new vocalist. Having been not

NEWS: Idle Ruin shatter like glass!

Bitter Loss Records have announced that they will be handling a physical release including vinyl of the self titled EP from Australian Blackened Thrash outfit Idle Ruin. Pre-orders will be available from 5th November with the new version featuring a trio of bonus tracks including a cover of “Process of Suffocation” by Pestilence. In the

Review: “Necroceros” by Asphyx

By anyone’s standards 10 albums in 34 years is a decent haul and while Dutch Death Doom Elite Asphyx may not have any original members left in the group, the presence of ex-Pestilence man Martin van Drunen since 2007 after an original stint between 1990 and 1992 which goes a long way towards confirming it

NEWS: Dutch documentary “Metaal” reaches crowdfunding goal!

The crowdfunding campaign launched via Indiegogo to help finance the first-ever documentary to focus on the underground extreme metal scene in the Netherlands that spawned such influential bands like Asphyx, Pestilence and The Gathering has now reached its goal. Yet there’s still three weeks left until the end of the campaign and to help spread the word about the

NEWS: Obscura stream “Ethereal Skies”!

In preview of their upcoming new album “Diluvium” (a great oceanic flood), German Progressive Death Metallers Obscura have released a stream of new song “Ethereal Skies”. The album will be out via Relapse Records on 13th July and was recorded with longtime producer V. Santura (Triptykon, Pestilence) at Woodshed Studios in Landshut, Germany. Pre-orders are