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Death MetalDoomMusicReviews

In the 2013 death metal pantheon, Washington label 20 Buck Spin has done reasonably well for itself (see: Bone Sickness) but with just two months or so left in the year, the label seems intent on rolling out one more cluster of filthy DM, this time in the shape of

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Death MetalMusic

Like a demon’s birth in the darkest depths of hell, the death metal of Vasaeleth is a wretched natal ritual giving life to a truly horrific beast. Every so often the US death metal underground, and indeed worldwide too, falls victim to a ferocious new fiend and that newest fiend

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Death MetalFeaturesLive RitualsMusicReviews

All Photos by Ted Reckoning It’s been 17 long years since At The Gates played in Vancouver and surely since their reformation in 2007, the people of Van City have been pining for one of Swedish death metal’s finest exports to land into town at The Rickshaw. Finally, the time

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Black MetalDeath MetalDemosMusicReviewsThrash

You have to wonder just how much gas is left in the tank for this brand of revisionist old school death metal. Some absolute gems like ZOM and Bone Sickness have popped up over the last two or three years; the common themes being bands with an affinity for the

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Death MetalMusicReviews

It’s another album in a sea of death metal. The renaissance of underground death metal in the last few years has been exhilarating to witness as it furrows its way out of the ghastly depths, with allegiances firmly aligned with Necrovore, Order From Chaos or early Incantation. The flip side

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Death MetalGrindcoreMusicReviews

After the first look at the cover art for the self-titled EP from Black Goat of the Woods, you would be forgiven for expecting some old school trash with its heart firmly in the 80s, with a love of Sodom first coming to mind. Of course, there’s that old saying

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