The Greek black/death metal group (members of Burial Hordes, Enshadowed, Merciless Crucifixion) releases their debut album next month, unleashing a swarming mass of antipathy upon us. Witness just a tiny sample with our video premiere.
Despite undergoing constant change and no shortage of difficulties, the Bay Area (San Francisco, Oakland, etc.) remains a significant stronghold for American heavy metal—and especially death metal. This in-depth feature includes perspectives from key bands (Ripped to Shreds, Vastum) and labels (Sentient Ruin Laboratories, Carbonized Records).