Thrash Archive

Goatwhore – Blood for the Master

“Satan has been the best friend the church has ever had, for he has kept it in business all these years.” – Anton LaVey, The Satanic Bible It seems to me that LaVey succeeded in hitting the proverbial nail squarely on the head with the above statement. The so-called “good guys” can bitch and moan [&hellip

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Dismemberment – Denied Salvation

“Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls…dyin’ time’s here.” – Dr. Dealgood, Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome Life comes with a virtual fucking ton of warnings. Just about everywhere you look, you can find some kind of cautionary statement indicating the idea that if you aren’t careful, you might just find yourself on the losing end of [&hellip

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Vuohi – The Rising Era of Goat

Finland’s Vuohi has been hard at work in the past couple of years. So far, they have released two demos: Total Noise Chaos (2007), and The Rising Era Of Goat (2010), as well as a split album with Gasmask Violence  titled Hatred United (2011). It’s been a while since the aforementioned The Rising Era of [&hellip

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Mhorgl – Heresiarch

These days, it’s really hard to not find one’s self completely overcome with a disgusted, misanthropic attitude toward the present state of humanity…at least if you’re paying attention to the grueling shitstorm that is society. If not, then you must be one of the lucky and/or oblivious few that will march like sheep through your [&hellip

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Degradation – Juggernaut

I had not heard Chicago thrash metallers Degradation before, and when I got their material, I was thrilled as it has been sometime listening to a classic thrash act. The excitement prompted me to instantly check their album Juggernaut and get viagra overnight delivery into their 8-song mix. Just taking some time to introduce the [&hellip

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Alastor – Demon Attack

This Portuguese label is one of the coolest finds I’ve had in years! They either re-issue classic and essential material like Bleeding Fist’s Devil’s Ferox, or release limited runs of brutal shit like Devastator’s Conjuring Evil, or bring to light the venomous and vulgar sounds from the caverns of the Portuguese metal underground (all aggressive [&hellip

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Devastator – Conjuring Evil

Now we see the passing of the (long stolen) winter festival vulgarly dubbed as Christmas, and now talk of ways for “ringing” in the New Year, or as I say “wringing” as I recommend doing so by grasping it firmly by the throat and tightening while blasting this bastardized early Sodom blackened thrash trash!!!! Regardless [&hellip

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Forbidden Magazine presents: Nate of the Living Dead’s “Best of 2011”

So, here we are once again, faithful fanatics of the Forbidden! Another grueling 365 days have dawned and disintegrated into dust just in time to do it all over again. Some would say this year was “slow” or even “dead” when it comes to the presence of extreme music and its creators. I beg to [&hellip

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Radiation Sickness

There’s absolutely no denying how sincere and powerful the underground extreme music scene was in the late-80’s. One only had to bear witness to the bands living it, and giving it a fucking name, to understand this concept. At that time, Indianapolis, Indiana would become the birthplace of a handful of true, thrashing soldiers to [&hellip

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Skeletonwitch – Forever Abomination

In the vast world of horror film history, there seems to be one constant: no matter how many times you try, no matter what the fuck you do…you can’t kill the goddamn monster. In Texas Chainsaw Massacre 2, Leatherface had the misfortune of having Dennis Hopper’s buzzing saw shoved into his guts, and the dead [&hellip

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