Tag: Entombed

Album Review: Usurpress – Ordained

Usurpress [Sweden]
Ordained
2014
Full Length
Doomentia Records
Death/Sludge Metal

Old school Swedish death metal has become saturated to a point where I experience a certain phobia when encountering new releases, fearing that it would just be another rehashing of Entombed/Dismember/Grave etc. But with Usurpress‘ 2012 debut full length garnering …

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Album Review: Skelethal – Interstellar Knowledge of the Purple Entity

Skelethal [France]
Interstellar Knowledge of the Purple Entity
2014
EP
Iron Bonehead Productions
Death Metal

Earlier this year, French death metal maniacs Skelethal surprised me with their excellent EP release Deathmanicvs Revelation, leaving me craving for even more of the abrasiveness and darkness that was on that record. A short half year …

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ENTOMBED A.D.: New Song ‘Vulture And The Traitor’ Available For Streaming

“Back To The Front”, the album that was recorded last year by four members of the most recent lineup of the legendary Swedish metal act ENTOMBED — Lars Göran Petrov (vocals), Olle Dahlstedt (drums), Nico Elgstrand (guitar) and Victor Brandt (bass) — will be released on August 5 via Century Media Records under the band name ENTOMBED A.D.

Album Review: Just Before Dawn – The Aftermath

Just Before Dawn [International]
The Aftermath
2014
Full Length
Chaos Records
Death Metal

Just Before Dawn is yet another of those international extreme metal collaborations, and while I have neglected checking out their debut Precis Innan Gryningen, I felt compelled to give the band’s sophomore full length album The Aftermath …

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Album Review: Horrid – Sacrilegious Fornication

Horrid [Italy]
Sacrilegious Fornication
2014
Full Length
Dunkelheit Produktionen
Death Metal

Yet another slab of old school Swedish death metal, only this time Horrid hails from Italy. With the band forming all the way back in 1988 (as Rites of Death), Horrid can hardly be labelled as a newcomer or follower of …

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