Parricide – Fascination of Indifference / Accustomed to Illusion / Crude

Reviewed: [January 2021] Released [2020 Awakening Records] Rating [3/5] Reviewer: Peter Atkinson While they ended their career in 2015 as essentially a grindcore band, Poland’s Parricide began life 20-some years earlier cranking out a death/thrash metal hybrid that echoed the likes of Obituary, Sepultura, Death, Massacre and Malevolent Creation. Formed…

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Hostia – Hostia

Reviewed: June 2018 Released: 2018, Via Nocturna Rating: 3 / 5 Reviewer: Peter Atkinson Polish bands like Behemoth and Hate have never hidden their contempt for the church/religious ideals, which can be treacherous business in a country where Catholicism is essentially the national religion and piety is a way of…

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