Music for 4/15/19!!! Inter Arma, Wxyz

@@@ Inter Arma: Sulphur English (Relapse, 2019) I got to this new release via the metal blog Invisible Oranges.  When the monster is released he is slow and thumpy with detuned guitars and a thick kick drum.  The drummer engages in some fantastic thrash drumming and he’s really the star here for me.  I appreciate the slowed down Sabbath lava flow show but I do prefer an uptempo wig out over the sludge-fest.  I liked the fourth tune, Howling Lands, the best of what I heard.  Tune in for the drummer if you’re a drummer or an afficionado.

WyxzYiY (N/A, 2019). I got to this fully fucking red bulled prog/Zappa rock metal shitshow also via Invisible Oranges.  The first tune is an 11:43 shot of static and jumpy twitched out sonic blasting.  It’s like somebody put both ends of the jumper cables on your taint.  That image works for all genders and non-genders.  It’s hard to describe this accurately past the extreme jumpiness feature.  It’s somewhat rock, some punk, very proggy but not with proggy tones to it.  Myself I would not call it heavy metal while it is a heavy record for sure.  I don’t usually go for the super fast technical playing but here it is served up with slathering of foulness and dirty ass tone I’m quite enjoying it.  Well done and I will circling back to this record when I have more time.  Be forewarned this will fry your fucking face off.  How refreshing to hear something like this on tax day!  Bravo!!!

YTD recordings listened to: 196
Good music, not list worthy: 121
Not good music: 67

Best: 0
Honorable Mentions: 0

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