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Song(s) of the Week by Dementia Senex

If you are looking for an interesting mix of death metal with a doomy post-hardcore style, I have just the band for you.  Featured this week for the Song(s) of the Week…yes, there are two songs, is Italy’s Dementia Senex.  They currently have an EP out on the street called Heartworm released by The Path Less Traveled Records in September 2013.  They are currently playing gigs around Italy and despite just having released an EP, they are already working on new material.

Both of the songs featured this week are from HeartwormKairos and Unscented Walls.  If you are interested in following the band’s future progress you can click here to “like” their facebook page.  Enjoy the brutality of this week’s Song(s) of the Week.


Sepultura – Kairos – Album Review

Oops, I did it again!  It has nothing to do with Britney Spears.  I mean, I bought another Sepultura album.  It isn’t necessarily a bad thing, but since Max Cavalera left the band over a decade ago, Sepultura just isn’t the splendor of a metal band they once were, in my humble opinion.  Let me explain…

Sepultura is one of those bands where their lead singer had such a presence behind the mic and on guitar that when he left, he took the feel and attitude with him.  Look at this way…could you imagine Megadeth, Metallica, or Motorhead with a different singer?  No! I don’t care who you are it just wouldn’t work and I think Sepultura was one of those bands.  I am also not saying that Max Cavalera was the greatest thing since electricity either.  He is just Max, but a prominent former member of a great thrash band.

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