I would normally start this off with some wordsmithing or attempted wit, however with Impalers all I could come up with is kickass. The band has been releasing EPs to fill in the waiting gaps for full lengths and these EPs have been metal gifts all of their own. The latest one ‘Styx Demon:
Sweden gives us a lot of metal. Glam, Power, Death, Symphonic, pretty much any genre of metal you could ever want. So why did it surprise me so much when I turned on the “old school” traditional approach of Gravebreaker?
We are going to start 2017 off with a bang. Our band of the week is none other than the Brazilian Thrash powerhouses Sepultura. Before we get into the obvious reasons of why, lets address the elephant in the room.
Now suppose you were on one of those cruises like 70000 Tons of Metal, and the ship sunk. Only you and five of the bands survive, finding that mythical deserted island. Somehow the bands’ equipment made it as well and there is a power source.
Selecting the only albums you would spend years with might be a bit easier than the songs I looked at last week, but probably not by much. In fact it might be more difficult given that an album one would have needs to be solid from beginning to end.
The plane goes down somewhere over the Pacific. You’re the only survivor. Luckily there is a small deserted island within a short swim. Somehow your phone survived, but mysteriously only allows five songs to remain playable. Which ones do you hope they are?