Incantation is releasing its latest full-length, Profane Nexus, next month, and what better way to welcome this release by a band easily enshrined in the death metal canon than to discuss our favorite albums released by the band. Take note that we steered away from Onward to Golgotha to assure that we give due credit to Incantation’s other quality releases, as many are sure to mention Onward to Golgotha to be Incantation’s landmark release, and an album widely considered to be one of the best in metal history.
Incantation’s debut album, Onward to Golgotha, is a definitive death metal classic. This is not only true of its influence on countless death metal (and black metal) bands that came after, but also as a representation of the genre at it’s best. Continue reading