Initial Descent: August 19, 2016

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Skeletonwitch release their new EP, “The Apothic Gloom,” via Prosthetic Records on August 19

I’m going to make this short, because frankly, I don’t want to spend much time on the internet today. Why? Because it seems like the internet, collectively, has a giant stick up its ass of late, and I don’t really have time for it. (Yes, there are exceptions. Duh.) Here’s an idea, everyone: take a deep breath and try spreading some positivity for a change. We’ll all be better off for it.

Anyway, what’s out this week? Skeletonwitch has a new EP dropping today. Winterfylleth has a new full-length dropping tomorrow. Blood Incantation dropped their debut full-length yesterday. I don’t know, there’s a lot — and most of it’s listed out after the jump, so just check it out there. As I said, I’ve neither the time nor the energy for this right now. So here’s what’s on tap for this week:
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Wake Up and Smell the Satan! – August 19, 2016


Of all the putrid civilizations to populate this wretched earth, few of them have learned how to please our dark lord. Even the Nordic tribes with their human sacrifice have failed to ascend to true levels of appeasement in His eyes. Greece may have come the closest. Rampant sodomy, infanticide and prostitution made the heart of Greek civilization a debaucherous hellhole in which He was pleased. Thus, on this disgusting Friday on which you shall die, I bring you an album from Greek horde Death Courier. While normally I would bring you the blackest of metal, this production provides a blend of death and thrash. Sonically, it pleases Him.

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