CANTO: Hypocrisy, Slipknot, Grindfeld, and Malum Sky

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Worky work busy bee!

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– cmb

Album Review: Scum – “Humana”

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Sometimes the life of a metal reviewer is a bit of a crapshoot, folks. With dozens of promos coming in and only so many hours in a day you have to pick and choose your way to what you’re going to hit each week. So sometimes (well okay, more than sometimes) I’ll take a look at the old Nine Circles promo list and see if anything strikes my eye. We have some pretty colorful genre labels up there, and so my interest was piqued when I saw next to Scum and their new album Humana the tag “metal.” What? No double or triple hyphenate melange of styles?  Just “metal” plain and simple?  This I had to check out. Continue reading