The Bay Area thrash band Vio-lence was falling apart. In its eroded state circa 1993, guitarist Robb Flynn having exited the previous year and Perry Strickland soon followed suit. It was around this period that guitarists Phil Demmel and Ray Vegas, bassist Dean Dell and drummer Mark Hernandez formed the thrash band Torque. Continue reading “Oldschool Sunday: TORQUE”→
Atlanta’s Death Of Kings are keeping old-school style traditional thrash metal alive, my friends. With a sonic vibe similar to early Slayer, Exodus or Hirax, Matt Matson (lead vocals, guitar), Scott Price (bass guitar, vocals), Matt Kilpatrick (guitar, vocals) and Amos Rifkin (drums, vocals) kick ass as Death Of Kings. Continue reading “DEATH OF KINGS ‘Hell Comes To Life’ EP Review & Stream”→
If you haven’t heard Germany’s Deathrite before now, then you are definitely in for a treat here today. That treat will be further compounded if you happen to be a fan of the first two studio albums from Entombed, Left Hand Path and Clandestine.