Reviews Label: 20 Buck Spin

Label: 20 Buck Spin

15 reviews found

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The Endless Blockade - Primitive album cover

The Endless Blockade

Primitive, 2008

8.7 / 10

I don’t know how much of it has to do with the fluctuation of my own tastes, but I have found A LOT of really good power violence records this ...

Coffins - Buried Death album cover

Coffins

Buried Death, 2008

7.0 / 10

Hailing from Japan, Coffins play a vicious style of doom that relentlessly pummels listeners while at the same time is raw and unhinged. Buried Death is the three-piece group's third ...

Samothrace - Life's Trade album cover

Samothrace

Life's Trade, 2008

8.0 / 10

Doom metal is something that's an acquired taste; either you're a fan of it or you're not, and those who are fans of it will probably go crazy over Kansas ...

Pussygutt - She Hid Behind Her Veil album cover

Pussygutt

She Hid Behind Her Veil, 2008

7.9 / 10

Pussygutt is a two-piece ambient droning doom outfit. Well, not exactly but a more accurate description may be given as Pussygutt is a group that works their magic with two ...

Black Boned Angel - The Endless Coming to Life album cover

Black Boned Angel

The Endless Coming to Life, 2008

7.5 / 10

Sometimes, curiosity completely gets the best of me, as is the case with my musical listening habits. And because of that I do hear quite a bit music that takes ...

White Mice - Ganjahovedose album cover

White Mice

Ganjahovedose, 2009

7.2 / 10

To start I took a whole bunch of notes on White Mice's Ganjahovedose and realized afterward that I missed something kind of big about this band, no guitars. White Mice ...

Nadja / Black Boned Angel - Nadja / Black Boned Angel album cover

Nadja / Black Boned Angel

Nadja / Black Boned Angel, 2009

8.0 / 10

Having these two notable monikers teaming up for a second collaboration is just right up my alley, particularly because their previous collaborative effort, Christ Send Light is one of my ...

Liturgy - Renihilation album cover

Liturgy

Renihilation, 2009

7.8 / 10

Liturgy is part of what may be referred to the new school of hipster black metal. Sure this is an unfair assessment in reality but when Xasthur gets noted time ...

Laudanum - The Coronation album cover

Laudanum

The Coronation, 2009

9.3 / 10

Laudanum are a 3 piece band. I opened with that sentiment solely because once you hear what they do it becomes hard to believe. What Laudanum do musically is act ...

Various Artists - Alaric / Atriarch - Split album cover

Various Artists

Alaric / Atriarch - Split, 2012

7.5 / 10

Splits, in general, are dicey: often two bands (or more) are vaguely similar, making for a decent record but one that usually acts as filler. These releases seem to contain ...

Samothrace - Reverence To Stone album cover

Samothrace

Reverence To Stone, 2012

9.0 / 10

Doom quartet Samothrace follow up 2008’s widely acclaimed Life’s Trade with the majestic and tragedy filled Reverence to Stone. Comprised of two tracks, “When We Emerged,” - a reworking of ...

Lycus - The Tempest album cover

Lycus

The Tempest, 2013

9.5 / 10

Amidst heavy guitars, ritualistic drums and enthralling melodies, Lycus raise their head howling. The band from California brings their debut album, Tempest, their first release since their Demo MXII, and they succeed ...

Mammoth Grinder - Underworlds album cover

Mammoth Grinder

Underworlds, 2013

7.9 / 10

Mammoth Grinder have made a name for themselves by playing a mix of old school death metal , d-beat and hardcore. While that combination of influences isn't singular to them ...

Acephalix - Decreation album cover

Acephalix

Decreation, 2017

7.6 / 10

Setting out with a retro vision of death metal glory alongside a punk sensitivity, Acephalix erupted into the scene with their debut album Aporia. Primitive and relentless, the band appeared to ...

Spirit Adrift - Divided By Darkness album cover

Spirit Adrift

Divided By Darkness, 2019

9.0 / 10

Spirit Adrift may have only been a band for five years or so, yet their output has been consistent (Divided by Darkness is their third full length since 2016) and it’s ...

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