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I’m going to attempt to be as dispassionate as possible here, but Gatecreeper deserve all the hails and horns that can be collectively mustered. I first encountered this Arizonan quintet two years ago on Halloween for the release of their gut-churning self-titled EP. Stuffed onto the tiny stage of The

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Formed from the choking embers of the mighty Clinging to the Trees of a Forest Fire comes the equally disgusting Vermin Womb – a three piece grinding death machine hailing from Denver, Colorado. While sharing similar traits in style and approach, Vermin Womb violently surpasses it’s predecessor with unforgiving bedlam on their

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Vrasubatlat is a label from Portland, Oregon that has released several commendable records this year. Amongst them is the mini-album or EP from Utzalu entitled Drowning in Sanguine Screams. The task of describing this band’s unique sound is rather daunting, and, as to be expected, the band plays a genre-bending

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Oct. 7th can not come soon enough, because this is the day that GATECREEPER will release their debut LP entitled Sonoran Depravation via Relapse Records! If you have not heard of this band, they fucking spit in the face of FALSE METAL! In a very short time, Gatecreeper has come along way

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Text and Photos: Colton Bills The fact that a DIY label can put together an event so powerful and do it so well will never cease to amaze me, and it makes me proud to be a part of the heavy music scene. It makes me feel less alone in

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Imagine if a free jazz spaceship fell to Earth and was overtaken by death metal warriors, only to be retaken by LSD Hippies. To me, this is the kind of weird universe that gave birth to Finland’s OKSENNUS, because just like OLD DIRTY BASTARD, there is no father to this band’s style,

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