Album Review: Ringworm – “Snake Church”

Ringworm - Snake Church

Since 1991, not counting an extended hiatus, Ringworm have belted out a hybrid of hardcore, thrash and death metal with a frenetic energy that’s nearly unparalleled. On their eighth full length — counting a live album — Snake Church the band doesn’t stray far from this formula. And for the most part that’s a good thing, fans of the band know what to expect and newcomers will either love it or hate it. But after this many years Ringworm could care less. It’s always been about the thrill of the moment, the bruise you got in the pit or the black eye kind of feeling their music illicits. Continue reading