Reviews written by: Enrico Benedetti

Reviews

Martyred - The Relegation

<p>Oh my god what a record! "The Relegation" is the first official full length for Martyred, a death metal band from Austin, Texas. Active from 2003 to 2010 and returned to the track in 2017, Martyred succeeded in releasing their first official work relying on the Italian TTK Records. The relegation presents itself from the artwork with a great for...

21/09/2022

Continuum Of Xul - Falling Into Damnation

<p>First official EP for Italian death metallers Continuum Of Xul. After the promo of 2019 and the split with Abyss Of Perdition of 2021, this new work with the unequivocal title of "Falling Into Damnation" arrives under Lavadome Productions. For those who do not yet know these guys, know that behind this monicker there are some of the most influen...

05/09/2022

Carceri - From Source To End

<p>Second full length for the Dutch Carceri after 11 years from the previous "The Good Must Suffer The Wicked" and already active since 1995 first as Heavy Mozart and then as Detonate. For the new "From Source To End" the Dutch band calls a certain Robbe Kok behind the microphone, whom many of you will know as the current vocalist of Arsebreed and...

26/07/2022

Gorge Of War - Black Webs And Angelsex

<p>Black Webs And Angelsex is the first official full length for this Netherlands one man band Gorge Of War. A project by MVG that deals with all the instruments. We know practically nothing about this character if not about his militancy in the metal field since 1999.&nbsp;</p><p>"Black Webs And Angelsex" comes only one year after the EP "Caverns...

18/07/2022

Heaving Earth - Darkness Of God

<p>Heaving Earth, at least for the writer, are one of the few extreme bands that have made consistency their daily modus operandi. Regardless of the fashions or the commercialization that some strands of death metal are going through in recent years, Heaving Earth continue to propose themselves with their personal music. Innovative, acrobatic, visi...

01/06/2022

Gutricyde - Gutricyde

<p>First official album for these Gutricyde, death metal band from Dallas, Texas. The band was born just over 2 years ago dedicating themselves to what can be defined as a brutal / slam gore with a clear American stamp. Initially founded as a one man band by Bret Smith (an original member of the 90's was Texas Death metal band Embalmed), Gutricyde...

17/05/2022

Clairvoyance - Threshold Of Nothingness

<p>Out for Blood Harvest Records the first official work for Clairvoyance, death metal band from Poland. "Threshold Of Nothingness" is the first EP after the demo in 2020. Although they come from Eastern Europe, their death metal is strongly inspired by the old death school of clear mid European and Scandinavian mold.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-...

12/05/2022

Brute - Essence Of Tyranny

<p>Totally in your face this fourth album by Brute, death metal band from Slovakia. "Essence Of Tyranny" comes 5 years after that "Henchmen" who was so successful in his homeland.&nbsp;</p><p>In all 8 songs on this album there is not a moment of respite or signs of weakness. The Brute machine aims to hit the listener in the face without leaving him...

11/05/2022

Beyond Mortal Dreams - Abomination Of The Flames

<p>Absolutely prestigious album this "Abomination Of The Flames" by southern Australians Beyond Mortal Dreams, a band active since 1992 under the name of Suffering.&nbsp;</p><p>Almost 14 years after the previous full length, this new work arrives like a bolt from the blue in our hi fi. 7 songs for a total of 40 minutes of phenomenal brutality and r...

19/04/2022

Vulnificus - Invocation

<p>First official EP for Vulnificus, a band born just over a year ago and formed by the multi-instrumentalist Wilson Sherels and the singer Eston Browne (for the more attentive ex-singer of the progressive death metaller Gigan).&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-size: 1.2rem;">"Invocation" is therefore the band's first official work to be released via...

07/04/2022

Tralineate - Parasites

<p>The new work by Chris Sanders under the moniker of Tralineate is difficult to assimilate (and therefore very interesting). "Parasites" is the second album by the one man band from Topeka, Kansas after the one released in 2017.&nbsp;</p><p>Tralineate accompany us on this long journey called "Parasites" with their progressive death of a thousand s...

21/03/2022

Neuropsy - Vivisection Of The Demented

<p>New EP for the Portuguese Neuropsy, a very prolific death metal band from the compositional point of view that comes with this "Vivisection Of The Demented" to their second EP after the debut "Plagues Ov Egypt" in 2017. Neuropsy also have assets a full lenght released promptly the following year (2018) entitled "Surpassing Rational Comprehension...

17/03/2022