Shed the Skin

We Of Scorn By Kyle Severn Shed the Skin is a Satanic old-school death metal juggernaut. Created by pioneers Kyle Severn (Incantation, Acheron) and Matt Sorg (Ringworm, Blood of Christ). After playing a successful memorial show to a fallen friend and bandmate Tom Rojack of Cleveland’s own Blood of Christ, the seed was sown. Never…

Skinned

Shadow Syndicate By Travis Weickum Firmly rooted in the death metal spectrum, USA’s Skinned have since their inception in 1995, always combined styles to create their very own kind of Extreme Metal by twisting and re-shaping sub-genres, the result is a unique mix of traditional Death Metal, dark Doom soundscapes, hyper blasts, Black Metal dramatic…

Depressed

Afterlife In Darkness By Giovani Venttura Formed in 1998, Depressed represents the search of founding members Giovani Venttura (vocals) and Rodrigo Jardim (guitars) for an aggressive and authentic sounding Death Metal. After recording the demo “Diabolical Servants of the Cross” in 1999, the band ceased its activities in 2000, but returning with full power in…

Cryptworm

Verminosis by Tibor Hanyi & Joe Knight Crypworm is a death metal band formed by Tibor Hanyi (vocals, guitars) and Joe Knight (drums) in 2014 when Tibor moved from Hungary to the United Kingdom. Our first demo got released by Goatprayer Records in 2017 and followed up with the 2018’s “Verminosis” 7” EP released by…

Heads For The Dead

Serpent’s Curse by Ralf Hauber & Jonny Pettersson Heads For The Dead was born from Jonny and Ralf’s shared passion for extreme music and horror films. Right from the start, the aim was to create dark, extreme music that crosses boundaries of a multitude of genres, all draped in a cloak of horror. HMA: What…

Ekpyrosis

Primordial Chaos Restored by Nicolò Brambilla EKPYROSIS, from Italy, stands as a promising reality in the field of death metal. All four in their early 20s, they deliver a low-end, suffocating blend of dark death metal and gloomy down-tempo doom/death sections. In 2017 their debut album “Asphyxiating Devotion” has been released on CD, LP and…