— Nightmare soul decapitation, senses muddled, gasping dying vocals, un-melody, and jarring riffs. What a treat!
Himalaya Massive Ritual
— I am not good enough. They are unexpected genius.
LITTLE ALBERT (Italy)
Bridge of Sighs
— Messa guitarist has a new jammy project with his blues guitar and vocals.
Act V - Repentance
— Australian heat bakes this hellhole of chugging bass breaking black metal speed and a dynamic vocalist who also pummels on drums.
OMEGA INFINITY (GER/AU)
— 2-piece with members from Ne Obliviscaris and Todtgelichter, exploring haunting, lonely sound and play with industrial, including a Killing Joke cover.
Ithyphallic Spirits of Procreation
— Middle eastern folk is popular with metal bands; this band uses the ethnic instrumentation with technical proggressive death metal and monster drums.
THOUGHT LEADERS (Bay Area)
— Post-punk deviates to an edgy and progressive melodic romanticism.
Je n'existe Que Dans La Souffrance
— Snarling French in a tangled raw, ferocious, throaty, traditional black metal.
TEMPLE OF VOID (Detroit)
— Funeral doom pace is mixed with a growling beast and rifftastic groove.