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Gadget: The Great Destroyer
3.75 out of 5 skulls

The Great Destroyer

Ten years have passed (nearly as long as it took me to write this damn review) since Gadget last graced/bludgeoned listener’s ears with their Swedish […]

Wake: Sowing the Seeds of a Worthless Tomorrow
3.75 out of 5 skulls

Sowing the Seeds of a Worthless Tomorrow

When preparing to listen to an album titled Sowing the Seeds of a Worthless Tomorrow, one must prepare mentally themselves for sounds echoing a sense […]

Die Choking: III
4 out of 5 skulls

Die Choking

We’re now two decent EPs into the existence of Die Choking and while those releases hinted at the band’s potential, it wasn’t until we finally […]

Noisem: Blossoming Decay
4.5 out of 5 skulls

Blossoming Decay

There comes a time in every young man’s life when the outside world and stresses of career, family and taxes start to take their toll […]

Maruta: Remain Dystopian
4.25 out of 5 skulls

Remain Dystopian

It’s been four years since Maruta’s sophomore effort left me with a cracked spine, cerebral hemorrhaging and a sever lack of confidence in my ability […]

Antigama: The Insolent
3.25 out of 5 skulls

The Insolent

It’s only been a couple of years since Antigama’s Meteor, but it feels as if it’s been so much longer. To say I’ve been missing […]

Die Choking: II
3.75 out of 5 skulls

Die Choking

Die Choking’s self-titled debut EP was a pretty solid grinding, punk-infused and crusty introduction to the band. Their second EP on offer, simply titled II […]

Nader Sadek: The Malefic Chapter III
3.75 out of 5 skulls

Nader Sadek
The Malefic: Chapter III

So, Nader Sadek is the brainchild of a man by the same name, yet he doesn’t perform in the band? I suppose that works. At […]

Vermin Womb: Permanence
4 out of 5 skulls

Vermin Womb

Clinging to the Trees of a Forest Fire are no more—just a burnt, charred remnant—but like the mythical phoenix, a couple members of the band […]

Die Choking: s/t
3.75 out of 5 skulls

Die Choking
Die Choking

Any time I can get my hands on a grind album or, in this case an EP, I’m going to have a good day. Philly-based […]