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Gaza: He Is Never Coming Back
4 out of 5 skulls

He Is Never Coming Back

Take the crushing, noisy punishment of Premonitions of War, the bruising mosh and blasts of Burnt By The Sun, the angst and venom of Unsane […]

The Red Chord: Fed Through the Teeth Machine
4 out of 5 skulls

The Red Chord
Fed Through the Teeth Machine

I played the fuck out of The Red Chord‘s spaz grind debut Fused Together in Revolving Doors when it first came out. I loved it’s […]

Sound of Detestation: s/t
3 out of 5 skulls

Sound of Detestation

First released in 2007, Sound of Detestation‘s self-titled debut effort only just showed up in my mailbox a couple of weeks ago. How’s that for […]

the_Network: Bishop Kent Manning
3.5 out of 5 skulls

Bishop Kent Manning

More often then naught, the words “conceptual piece” induce a dry heaving gag reflex in many a metal fan — stirring the thick yellow bile […]

Grind-O-Matic: Welcome to Grind-o-Land
3 out of 5 skulls

Welcome to Grind-o-Land

I’m not sure what sort of toxins are flowing along the Seine’s currents, but if Grind-O-Matic‘s latest helping of theme park inspired death/grind is any […]

Ambassador Gun: When in Hell
3.5 out of 5 skulls

Ambassador Gun
When in Hell

With one foot firmly planted in the grind-core realm, Minneapolis’ Ambassador Gun throw every variety of metal into the mix in one way or another. […]

Anaal Nathrakh: In The Constellation of The Black Widow
4.5 out of 5 skulls

Anaal Nathrakh
In The Constellation of The Black Widow

I’d be lying if I said that I was at all familiar with this British duo. In fact, I’m down right pissed that I haven’t […]

Whisteria Cottage: Heathen
3 out of 5 skulls

Whisteria Cottage

It was about this time last year that I first was introduced to Whisteria Cottage through their recently released demo — I recall being fairly […]

Grimus: The Progress in Elimination
3.5 out of 5 skulls

The Progress in Elimination

If The Progress in Elimination is one thing, it certainly ain’t your 1980’s era McDonald’s commercial. Nor does it have anything to do with a […]

The Boy Will Drown: Fetish
3.5 out of 5 skulls

The Boy Will Drown

One listen to Fetish, the debut effort from this UK four piece and you’re sure to be left dizzy, angry and confused. Upon several listens, […]