Tasteful, groovy death metal from Reading, England, Ancient Ascendant bring big, dirty, meaty riffs and an awesome marriage of snarling and growling vocals to the table on Raise the Torch.
Drawing the final air from your lungs with the first note, Urraca is an event of rigor mortis, the tracks churn along in a slow embrace of death, wrapping you up until you cannot imagine movement [...]
Unorthodox in definition, Kwintessens is terrifying and calculated as Dodecahedron has compiled all your faceless fears to dissolve your will to live.
Hadal Maw take a stripped back approach to technical death metal on Olm. Everything is angry and percussive, the guitars separate themselves from the bass in the form of sharp, off kilter solos existing from single notes to cascading sweeps.
A death metal album able to satisfy all your heavy cravings [...]
The works of HP Lovecraft are well dog eared throughout the metal-verse and The Great Old Ones have cracked the books again to give their own take on the chilling recount of Cthulu [...]