A monthly round up of some brief reviews for albums, EPs, and tracks we missed.
Belter after belter.
“Dismissed country, prepare the urn,
Bleached, burnt, and broken, a purposeless herd”
Top 2020 album picks from the FCU conttibutors.
An album review podcast of the debut LP, Visitations from Enceladus, from the UK-based cosmic thrash/death metal quartet, Cryptic Shift.
A thoroughly fresh and original thrash band and should be listened to on merit alone and not on any musicological or nostalgic whims.
Forced to eat moldy granola.
Grab your makeshift wrenches and welding torches to keep this disheveled crew’s craft afloat as we strike murderous warp speed.
Nicolas Gomez, the vocalist of Zombie Holocaust, speaks about the founding of the band, the writing process, and he dives into some stand out tracks. He also talks at great length about his hero/inspiration the bass legend Cliff Burton (Metallica), who shares the same hometown of Castro Valley with Nick.
An album review podcast of the latest records from Sol de Sangre (Self-Titled), Caustic Reverie (Ultra Vires), and Cyclopean Blood Temple (Unholy Union).