Reviews written by: Vicente

Reviews

Creeping Flesh - Into The Meat Grinder

Finally, here is the debut of Creeping Flesh named “Into The Meat Grinder”, an authentic old school death metal album with modern war theme, such as Hail Of Bullets or Bolt Thrower, for example. Formed in 2013 in Göteborg, Sweden, they have already released some demos and EPs, even a compilation. The style of this band is old school death metal in...

18/12/2019

Armageddon Death Squad - Necrosmose

The French band Armageddon Death Squad, Strasbourg 2009, debut with this "Necrosmose" to give us a good dose of old-school technical death metal, a pleasant load of controlled power. They perfectly combine technical riffs with the most powerful parts, with a deep voice. The main influence of this band are Death, Pestilence and more. Also the melodi...

29/10/2019

Of Fire - Dräparen

Of Fire are back to bring us their great Swedish old school death metal with album “Dräparen”, a set of good songs that touch several parts within the Swedish death metal, from melodic Dismember to death'n roll of Entombed, and the fury of Interment or first Entombed/Nihilist, every Swedish act have a piece here. They began in 2012 called SPASM...

04/09/2019

Dismembered Carnage - Blasphemed Betrayal

Dismembered Carnage have self released their second album "Blasphemed Betrayal", a journey to old school of Florida 90s with some touches of darkness and unholy spirit. Formed in Concord, California, in 2012, they have released a previous album and an EP. On this album the same infamous idea but with better sound and evolution. Maybe the first band...

31/07/2019

Cerebral Engorgement - Cerebral Chronicles

Gore House Productions presents the fifth album from the brutal death metal/slam one-man band Cerebral Engorgement, "Cerebral Chronicles", a demonstration of sheer brutality. Formed in 2007 as Extripated Fetuses, changed name to this one and began the apocalypse, the only permanent member and almost just one is Michael Simon who composes and plays...

14/06/2019

Refusal - Epitome Of Void

From Finland Refusal comes to show their second album "Epitome Of Void" with French label Great Dane Records, three years after of their debut "We Rot Within". Formed in Helsinki in 2008, the music of Refusal is old death metal, mainly Swedish style (Entombed, Nihilist), with influence of old grindcore in the vein of Napalm Death, Nasum or Rotten S...

29/04/2019

Meathook - Crypts, Coffins, Corpses

Meathook is a band formed in 2007 in Phoenix, Atrizona, USA, by Gonzales brothers, that plays brutal death metal in the vein of 90s and 2000s and this is their third album “Crypts, Coffins, Corpses” under the label Unmatched Brutality Records. A definition for the sound of Meathook is raw brutal death metal, with some parts near to slam, an ultra l...

04/04/2019

Rotten - Rotten

Here it comes the debut of the French death metal band Rotten, an insane old school death metal style that I am sure you will like. Formed in 2016 in Poitiers by Ben on vocals, Djé on bass, Guillaume on guitars and Cyril on drums. This is the debut "Rotten" released by Bleed Records, a division of Inferno Records to support old school. And this is...

05/03/2019

Nahum - Within Destruction

The thrash/death metal band Nahum, formed in Ostrava (Czech Republic) in 2004, has released their third album on 31st October 2018, on the label MetalGate, titled "Within Destruction". Debut album released in 2012 and in <a href="https://brutalism.com/review/nahum-and-the-chaos-has-begun/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">2015 "And The Chaos Has Begu...

01/02/2019

Relics Of Humanity - Obscuration

Belarus based brutal death metal monsters Relics Of Humanity will release their brutal EP “Obscuration” here in 2019 on Willowtip Records. Six tracks of pure massacre, in the vein of bands like Disgorge (USA), Decrepit Birth (first album), Deeds Of Flesh, Deprecated and similar. Even in the line up you will find Deprecated vocalist A.J. Magana. A.J...

09/01/2019

Fulci - Opening The Hell Gates

The first album of Italian Fulci (name of an Italian terror film director Lucio Fulci). Originally "Opening The Hell Gates" was released in 2015 by Despise The Sun Records and CBC Records. So finally after those years it is time to review it. The style I hear is death/gore/slam and some brutal death. In other words, perfect soundtrack for a zomb...

24/12/2018