redefining darkness

Sanity Control - Demo 2019 - Cover

Sanity Control: “Demo 2019” EP Review

Not much is known through the promotional material or social media about Sanity Control, other than that they are a crossover thrash band from Warsaw, Poland. But after a listen to their two-song Demo 2019, they could easily fit into the Boston or New York hardcore scene. The first song, “Hunt,” is grimy punk attitude blended seamlessly with thrash. With

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Album Review: Subtype Zero, “The Astral Awakening”

Subtype Zero, formerly known as Cringe until a legal challenge led to a name change, are delivering intense thrash metal out of Ohio. The Astral Awakening is their first full length since their formation in 2014, although they previously released an EP, Through the Mist, and a split with Crypt Rot. JB Van Der Wal (ex-Aborted, DOOL) mastered the album. The musicians are

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Sanity Control - Demo 2019 - Cover

Sanity Control: “Demo 2019” EP Review

Not much is known through the promotional material or social media about Sanity Control, other than that they are a crossover thrash band from Warsaw,