2007 PUNGENT STENCH Album ‘Smut Kingdom’ Now Released; Unseen Official Video Surfaces


(By Pat ‘Riot’ Whitaker, Senior Writer/Journalist, RiffRelevant.com)

In a recent Riff Relevant Oldschool Sunday segment about Austrian extreme metallers PUNGENT STENCH [HERE], news was shared of an unreleased album.

That album, “Smut Kingdom“, as well as the re-issue of the band’s 2004 release Ampeauty, were both issued from Dissonance Productions this past Friday, March 13th. They follow the March re-releases of PUNGENT STENCH‘s ’For God Your Soul‘, ’Been Caught Buttering‘, ’Club Mondo Bizarre‘, ’Dirty Rhymes And Psychotronic Beats‘ and ‘First Recordings‘ albums.

Smut Kingdom“, which was recorded right before the band’s dissolution in 2007, now sees the light of day and with it, an unreleased visualizer as well. Check out the clip for the track “Persona Non Grata” below, a song with guest vocals from none other than L.G. Petrov (Entombed, Firespawn, Comecon)

Smut Kingdom was recorded and mixed at Vato Loco by the band’s Martin Schirenc, and mastered by John Mitchell at Outhouse Studios, 2017. It features other guest appearances from Dr. Heathen Scum (The Mentors) and Kam Lee (Mantas, Massacre, Gods Of Death).

We have included an embedded player of “Smut Kingdom” that features a partial stream of the album. It is out now and the CD edition comes in a Digi-pak, remastered and with unreleased bonus material. Purchase from Dissonance Productions HERE.

Vinyl editions will also be available, 1,000 units pressed on colored vinyl and also on classic black vinyl from Back On Black.

Smut Kingdom tracklisting:
1. Aztec Holiday
2. Persona Non Grata
3. Devil’s Work
4. Brute
5. Kind Of Smut
6. Suicide Bombshell
7. Opus Dei
8. I Require Death Sentence
9. Me Gonzo
10. Planet Of The Dead

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