The Week in Metal 2023 Week 8 (2/18 – 2/24)

Video Summary: The host reviews five new releases from the week, all of which are heavy and intense, with themes including goregrind, black and death metal, and death metal. The host also gives a bonus pick of a debut full-length LP from a Russian goregrind band called Rupture of the Gastrointestinal Tract. They also mention passing on some releases for various reasons.

Petiot – PODRE (2/21/23) – 4 / 5
https://petiot.bandcamp.com/album/podre
(Goregrind)

Clunaculum – Apocalyptic Incantations Demo (2/22/23) – 4 / 5
https://clunaculum.bandcamp.com/album/apocalyptic-incantations-demo-2023
(Black/Death Metal)

METHCHRIST – Pestilential Warfare of the Black Flame (2/23/23) – 4 / 5
https://methchrist.bandcamp.com/album/pestilential-warfare-of-the-black-flame
(Black/Death Metal)

Chunked – Inhaling the Infestation (2/24/23) – 4 / 5
https://chunkedband.bandcamp.com/album/inhaling-the-infestation
(Death Metal)

FesterDecay – Reality Rotten To The Core (2/24/23) – 4 / 5
https://everlastingspewrecords.bandcamp.com/album/reality-rotten-to-the-core
(Goregrind)

BONUS PICK:

Rupture of the Gastrointestinal Tract – S/T (11/22/22) – 5 / 5
https://ruptureofthegastrointestinaltract.bandcamp.com/album/rupture-of-the-gastrointestinal-tract
(Goregrind)

More Releases I Checked Out

Colossos – I EP (2/18/23)
https://colossos.bandcamp.com/album/i
(Death Metal)

Nekkrolüst – Night of the whore (2/18/23)
https://nekkrolust.bandcamp.com/album/night-of-the-whore
(Black/Speed Metal)

First Degree Murder – Beyond Salvation (2/19/23)
https://firstdegreemurdermetal.bandcamp.com/album/beyond-salvation
(Death Metal)

Minefield Torment – The war to end all wars (2/19/23)
https://minefield-torment.bandcamp.com/album/the-war-to-end-all-wars
(Death Metal)

Hordes of Defences – Decree of Fate (2/19/23)
https://hordesofdefences.bandcamp.com/album/decree-of-fate
(Black/Death Metal)

Bestial Reviler – Accursed Resurrection (2/20/23)
https://bestialreviler.bandcamp.com/album/accursed-resurrection
(Blackened Speed Metal)

Luminous Path – Guide Me to Your Path (Demo I) (2/20/23)
https://luminouspath.bandcamp.com/album/guide-me-to-your-path-demo-i
(Raw Black Metal)

Crypts of Tuam – Tuam Demo (2/20/23)
https://cryptsoftuam.bandcamp.com/album/tuam
(Death Metal)

Trüciciel – Promo MMXXIII (2/21/23)
https://trucicielband.bandcamp.com/album/promo-mmxxiii
(Black Metal/Punk)

Crown of Madness – Elemental Binding EP (2/23/23)
https://crownofmadness.bandcamp.com/album/elemental-binding
(Death Metal)

Dis Tortion – Metal Recall (2/23/24)
https://distortionhmr.bandcamp.com/album/metal-recall
(Groove/Thrash Metal)

Wretched Fate – Carnal Heresy (2/24/23)
https://wretchedfate.bandcamp.com/album/carnal-heresy
(Death Metal)

Küntsquäd – K​Ü​NTSQU​Ä​D (2/24/23)
https://kuntsquad.bandcamp.com/album/k-ntsqu-d
(Death Metal/Crust)

Night Prowler – WILD WASTELAND (2/24/23)
https://nightprowler23.bandcamp.com/album/wild-wasteland
(Black/Thrash Metal)

Disgustulent – LOD (2/24/23)
https://disgustulent.bandcamp.com/album/lod
(Death Metal)

Disposable – Self Dismantling Process (2/24/23)
https://disposablemetal.bandcamp.com/album/self-dismantling-process
(Thrash Metal)

Morphetik – Proclamation of War (2/24/23)
https://morphetik.bandcamp.com/album/proclamation-of-war-2
(Thrash Metal)

Adversor – Portrait of a Wasteland (2/24/23)
https://adversorthrash.bandcamp.com/album/portrait-of-a-wasteland
(Thrash Metal)

Aphorism – Entranhas do Subsolo (2/24/23)
https://aphorismkvlt.bandcamp.com/album/entranhas-do-subsolo
(Black/Death Metal)

Bodyfarm – Ultimate Abomination (2/24/23)
https://edgedcircleproductions.bandcamp.com/album/ultimate-abomination
(Death Metal)

TOTAL HATE – Marching Towards Humanicide (2/24/23)
https://totalhate.bandcamp.com/album/marching-towards-humanicide
(Black Metal)

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