Kicking us off with 11 minutes of very enjoyable Swedish-styled death metal is Crypt Rot. Continue reading
This is brutal stuff and although it has a heavy Thrash influence there is equal amounts of Punk/Hardcore/Crossover in the mix.
The album is surprisingly good; I say that simply because sometimes bands of this ilk can grate a little bit for me, but I like this. It’s raw, honest and musically lacks gimmicks.
They have an underground sound that’s effective and has an especially good drum presence; you can feel every single kick drum.
The vocals are punky and enjoyable, reminiscent of a Hardcore band.
This was an unexpected find and more enjoyable than I was expecting it to be. Result.