death metal

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At The Gates – At War With Reality

Comeback hype, buoyed by hazy, revisionist memory (and no little vain optimism) rarely bears fruit. That’s the well-established, seemingly legit, conventional wisdom in popular…

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Phobocosm – Deprived

If your idea of death metal begins and ends with Cannibal Corpse then Phobocosm is probably not for you. But if you can allow…

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Pig Destroyer – Mass & Volume

When one of the biggest grindcore bands of recent years drops a two-song, 26-minute doom-metal album, you can certainly colour me intrigued. Pig Destroyer actually…

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Laika – Somnia

This band have taken their monicker from the unfortunate Russian dog who became one of the first animals in space: Laika. Unusual name for a…