The Nine Circles Audio Thing: Primitive Man’s Ethan Lee McCarthy on new album Immersion, their mind blowing live experience, being louder than anyone else, early influences, and so much more!

PRIMITIVE MAN

Denver Colorado’s Primitive Man have been banging out the sickest and gnarliest sludge/doom jams since 2012 and have risen to the top of this heap in very short order. No light, no hope, ear smashing, and soul crushing are all things this band has been doing with aplomb since their debut Scorn. And now, with their third full length Immersion, the band is poised to slaughter eardrums and souls worldwide. They’ve figured out exactly how to build tension and let it simmer to the boiling point and have also figured out how to make it explode into a cauldron of hatred so nasty that many will have a tough time looking inside.
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Album Review: Primitive Man – “Caustic”

primitive man caustic

Primitive Man are one of the most respected names in underground metal right now, a staple of the Denver scene and a band that has the reputation for putting out some of the most frighteningly heavy music in this day and age.  After years of split releases and EP’s, the band is finally doubling down and releasing their second full-length, Causticwhich stands to be the band’s most challenging release yet.
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