The new (4th) full length releases from Californian Deathcore band Winds of Plague.
I EXIST are a sextet from Australian capital Canberra, and on there 3th full length they present us a slab of darkness one would not immediately link to surfers paradise down under. What I Exist offer us is downtuned guitar violence , ranging from doom to stoner sludge with a hint of death metal and some hardcore. The vocals can be filed under “guttural”. Not all tracks on “From Darkness” manage to score high on my “attention span radar” but when they let the sludge & doom approach take priority o
Good to know, “Evil unleashed / give’ em war” is a rerelease of the first 2 albums of this Spanish band, the info sheet tells me that we’re talking thrash, but in my opinion Angelus Apatrida are just as much a power metal band as they are thrash. This review also only refers to “Evil unleashed” for the simple reason that that’s all the promo package proved to me contained…. Anyway Angelus Apatrida come as a nice surprise to me as even today good quality metal bands from Spain are a rare breed.