TOTENRUNE/SARIN SNOW: श्रवो अक्षितम् / Κλέος Άφθιτον Release year: 2022Label: Novichok This split 7″ with the unwieldly title of श्रवो अक्षितम् / Κλέος Άφθιτον, first part in Hindi (I assume) and the latter in Greek, presents two tracks of uncompromising, … Continue reading Death runes and poison snow
INCANTATION: Sect Of Vile Divinities Release year: 2020Label: Relapse Records Incantation are one of those stalwarts of (US) death metal, who’ve been a constant presence in the scene; one of those reliable workhorses who’ve put out a steady stream of … Continue reading Incantation of vile divinities
ELK TOOTH: Never Give All The Heart Release year: 2022Label: Steinklang Industries Naysayers sometimes say that all neofolk is the same: simple, repetitive strummed acoustic guitar, understated male vocals, windchimes. Of course, I’ll grant them this much, there is a … Continue reading When to give all the heart?
JULII: Interregnum Release year: 2021Label: self-released Neoclassical project Julii are keeping busy: this is already the third release this year, following the full-length album Taste Of Triumph and the EP/demo Rats Of The Senate (reviewed here and here). Three releases … Continue reading Julii between regimes
JULII: Rats Of The Senate Release year: 2021Label: self-released Some time ago, I reviewed the debut full-length album of neoclassical martial industrial project Julii (click here to read). Though the album had its shortcomings and flaws, it still had enough … Continue reading Rats in the senate
HORRORPOPS: Live At The Wiltern Release year: 2021Label: Cleopatra Records Back in the 00’s, some fifteen-odd years ago, there were a few bands who dragged psychobilly from the deep recesses of the rockin’ underground to something approximating mainstream exposure. For … Continue reading Where HorrorPops wander
NUNSLAUGHTER: Red Is The Color Of Ripping Death Release year: 2021Label: Hell’s Headbangers There are bands with long discographies, then there are bands with extensive discographies, and then there’s Nunslaughter. Discogs lists 66 albums, 122 EP’s and 19 compilations, but … Continue reading What is the color of ripping death?
BLAZE YA DEAD HOMIE: Gang Rags 10 Year Anniversary Edition Release year: 2010/2020Label: Psychopathic Records/Majik Ninja Entertainment It seems like Majik Ninja Entertainment don’t do a whole lot of vinyl releases, but the ones they do are pretty neat. Not … Continue reading Revisiting old rags
BOONDOX: Krimson Crow Release year: 2020Label: Majik Ninja Entertainment Lately, I’ve been on a bit of a horrorcore rap trip, listening to more stuff of that genre than is healthy for ya. I guess it all started with discovering Alla … Continue reading Crimson crows in the boondocks
SKELETONMAN (aka Skeleton Man) Release year: 2002 Welcome to another entry in our new series, Don’t Cut The Crap – dedicated to only the worst in cinema. In our previous entry, we took a look at Infested, a truly horrible … Continue reading Revenge of the plastic mask Indian ghost