Tue, 7 February 2017
All proceeds from grind band Anal Trump go to Planned Parenthood. The BEST song titles like ‘Some Mexicans aren't Rapists’ and ‘My Daughter is a Piece of Ass’.
There's My African American!: Anal Trump (San Diego)(0:28-0:41)
Iceland is a country of raw beauty and power, and bring forth Mispyrming.
Hof: Misþyrming (Iceland)(2:07-9:14)
Last album was in 2013. Power Trip was produced by a dude from Sumerlands (a Runner-Up in my Best of 2016) – so I’m not surprised at the strong vocals. Varied tempos, all raw and tight.
If Not Us Then Who: Power Trip (TX)(9:54-14:00)
Nasty, dark Wiegedood that breaks into excellent pummeling. Members of Oathbreaker.
Smeekbede: Wiegedood (Belgium)(14:32-20:41)
Vancouver speed and thrash and complex fun drunk riffage.
Skitzoid Embolism: Terrifier (CAN)(21:12-25:18)
German one-man band comes out with his 7th album. He is incredibly varied: folk black, rock and punk. Vocals are clean, beautiful and growling styles.
Ä(h)renschnitter: Horn (German)(26:13-31:46)
Iron Reagan has fist-pumped out a skateboard thrash and punk album, that you’ll probably love.
Dead With My Friends: Iron Reagan (VA)(32:19-35:54)
Balfor makes Ukranian corpse-painted medieval sword-fighting music that we can all make out to.
Serpents of the Black Sun: Balfor (Ukraine)(36:39-42:37)
Shimmering stoner? Yes, and beautiful psychedelic. All from a cute Polish package.
Navigator: Dopelord (Poland)(43:35-51:39)
Grind and hella dissonant noise bros. Good variation.
Death Erection: WVRM (South Carolina)(52:04-54:42)
Melodic death-rock style metal, with post-metal and prog elements and fully atmospheric at the forefront.
Devoid: Nailed to Obscurity (Germany)(55:37-END)