ALBUM REVIEW: Molder – Engrossed in Decay


 

Molder ticks off a lot of my sonic checkmarks, but something isn’t quite right here. If Engrossed in Decay (Prosthetic Records) were a dish in its ingredients section you’d read that it contains Autopsy, early Death, Slayer, and a hint of vintage Carcass. Seems like a pretty appetizing meal, right? And there are several moments to sink your teeth into, but overall, I was left unsatisfied. I’ll still recommend the eatery, no doubt, but here’s to hoping that the next entre hits the spot.

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CONCERT REVIEW: Carcass – Immolation – Creeping Death Live at The Vogue


Carcass is closing the books on their Spring tour with Immolation and Creeping Death this week. Starting out in Austin, Texas and culminating at what might be the final Maryland Deathfest, I caught up to them at The Vogue in Indianapolis.

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Akiavel to Perform at Knotfest’s Pulse Fest 3×22


French Death Metallers Akiaval will perform a special set for Knotfest’s Pulse Fest 3×22! The online festival will be streamed on Friday, March 11th, at 12pm PST / 3pm EST / 9pm CET on Knotfest.com. The will join a gang of fresh bands including Shadow of Intent, Creeping Death, Enforced, Four Stroke Baron, Kid Bookie, Vexed, Urne, and many more. See the full list below.

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Cattle Decapitation Books Tour Dates with The Last Ten Seconds of Life, Creeping Death and Extinction A.D.


Cattle Decapitation had just begin to tour behind their amazing 2019 album Death Atlas (Metal Blade) when the pandemic took hold. The band is now hitting the road in 2022 with a gang of heavy bands to bring their music, old and new to the masses. The “Death…At Last Tour’ features support from The Last Ten Seconds of Life, Creeping Death and Extinction A.D.Continue reading


Watch Pro-shot Video of Metallica Playing “No Leaf Clover” from their Secret Hometown Gig


Metallica played a rare intimate last month in San Francisco at The Independent. The band texted their fans via a new text service they are using and the tickets to the tiny venue, the 500 person capacity show sold out in less than 1 hour. They also played Chicago the next week in a simlar show with a different setlist at The Metro. The band just released The Black Album Remastered Boxed Set and The Black Album Blacklist covers album on September 10th, 2021. Watch the band play their classic track from Ride the Lightning (Elecktra Records) “Creeping Death! ” The band performed recently at Louder Than Life and Aftershock festivals, and will appear next for two headline shows at Welcome to Rockville in Florida next month.

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Watch Pro-shot Video of Metallica Playing “Creeping Death” from their Secret Hometown Gig


Metallica played a rare intimate last week in San Francisco at The Independent. The band texted their fans via a new service and the tickets to the tiny venue, 500 person capacity show sold out in less than 1 hour. They also played Chicago this week in a simlar show with a different setlist at The Metro. The band just released The Black Album Remastered Boxed Set and The Black Album Blacklist covers album on September 10th, 2021. Watch the band play their classic track from Ride the Lightning (Elecktra Records) “Creeping Death! ” The band plays Louder Than Life this weekend!

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