Suffocation – “…Of the Dark Light” Album Review

Terrence Hobbs and Frank Mullen have been flying the Suffocation flag for nearly 30 years since before the classic Effigy of the Forgotten.  Since 1988, they have reduced barriers to rubble with their unique stamp on brutal death metal.  That includes what I call the "Hobbs' Hatchet;" riff, that choppy double or triple strike riff that Suffocation has had... Continue Reading →

Pathology – S/T “Pathology” Album Review

The plan for Noise Beneath the Snow didn't include a trip far into brutal death metal.  But when I learned of Pathology's new self-titled release due in July, as a fan I couldn't help myself in this case. Pathology is the San Diego trio's return to Comatose Music....July 21 to be exact. Pathology is predominantly a combination of... Continue Reading →

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