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There is no doubting the influences for "Harmless Cruelty', the debut album from Spain's Napalm Storm. Germany's big threesome of Kreator-Destruction-Sodom have made their mark on the band's pell-mell blend of breakneck riffs, constant double bass and screech-growl vocals. While this material is assailing to the listener in its delivery, one can only appreciate this sort of raw thrash until the next entry enters the foray. The genre was crowded in the 80s and now, in 2014, a new album hits every hour. I assume that is a great problem to have for thrash enthusiasts.
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3.5 :AVE RATING
ALL REVIEWS FOR: NAPALM STORM
RATING Harmless Cruelty 2014 Independent Eric Compton 7/1/2014 3.5
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