— One man band, fueled by Satan. Gargling monster vocals and an onslaught of pummeling nightmare vocals and angry riffs.
TORTURE CHAIN (US)
Chaos at Feast / The Ascent of Deimos
— Another sole-brained band creating a strain of venomous death metal with a distant vision of cold horror atmosphere.
— Carnival, symphonic and theatrical concoction of proggy and furious.
CULT OF ERINYES (Belgium)
Nothing Is Owed To The Void
— Belgian sinister with layers of spewing guitars and cruel vocals.
The Decapitator's Prayer
— Sledgehammer drums and vocals that blow fire and ash.
The Second Sun
— Misty malaise mixed with dense and distorted sludge and a hardcore vocalist.
With Everburning Sulphur Unconsumed
— Romantic black metal with a growling baritone vocalist.
— Colorado black metal, raw and bleak with enough melody and groove that bleeds into symphonic.
— A duo with an explosive vocalist that can do blistering fast and massive slow fury in building compositions.
UNDER THE PLEDGE OF SECRECY (Germany)
— Intense prog and grind and technical death metal with German surprises.