CANTO: Hells Headbash lineup, Zakk Wylde tour, more Ozzy drama


“Hark, men of faith, when you set fire to the fields, the grass grew stronger. Listen, men of law, when you turned from life, the flames endured.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– Corey

Album Review: Goat Semen – Ego Svm Satana

Goat Semen

It’s a pretty well established rule here at Horns Up that any album from a band with the word “Goat” in their name is set aside for me to review. No one is to touch it upon penalty of ritual sacrifice or death by asphyxiation.  Chances are, any band using “goat” in their band name (and there are at least 130 of them) will be pretty hellish, satanic and demented—or in other words, right up my alley.  And Goat Semen—who release their debut full-length, Ego Svm Satana this week—does not disappoint.

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Just the Tip: February 24’s New Releases in Brief

It’s new release Tuesday—time for another edition of Just the Tip! Here are the new releases (and old release) we’ll be discussing on the podcast this week!

February 24, 2015

Torche – Restarter (Relapse)

Pelican – The Cliff (Southern Lord)

Carach Angren – This is No Fairytale (Season of Mist)

Sarpanitum – Blessed Be My Brothers… (Willowtip)

[full review]

We’ll also have written reviews of these and other new releases here on the site throughout the week, but for now, take a listen and check back later this week for our spoken thoughts in Episode 41!

Other New Releases of Note:

  • Crypt Sermon – Out of the Garden (Dark Descent) [full review]
  • Goat Semen – Ego Svm Satana (Hells Headbangers)
  • Ensiferum – One Man Army (Metal Blade)
  • Keep of Kalessin – Epistemology (Indie Recordings)
  • Ahamkara – The Embers of the Stars (Bindrune)

Live. Love. Plow. Horns Up.