Browsing All posts tagged under »death metal«

Disma – Towards the Megalith

August 21, 2011


Profound Lore 7/19/2011 If you’re reading this and you’re in a death metal band set to release an album this year, pack it in. Seriously, don’t bother. Disma have rendered whatever you were writing or recording obsolete. What, was it some ultra-technical torrent of notes? Maybe you all met at Berklee and bonded over a […]

Pestilence – Doctrine

July 13, 2011


Mascot 7/19/2011 Yesterday afternoon at work, I listened to Carcass’ Necroticism – Descanting the Insalubrious. It’s not uncommon for me to jam some old school death metal to break the monotony of the sundry paper pushing and office ephemera that comprises the majority of my day job. Call it my 5-hour Energy, without the questionable […]

Vastum – Carnal Law

April 12, 2011


20 Buck Spin 5/31/2011   And so the first significant entry into this year’s New Wave of Old School Death Metal (NWOOSDM) canon is submitted by San Francisco’s Vastum. Originally released as a demo earlier this year, Carnal Law is receiving the full-length reissue treatment courtesy of 20 Buck Spin, the relentlessly badass Olympia, Wash.-based […]