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Thy Art Is Murder
Thy Art Is Murder wage a "Holy War" with their latest release. Full of ungodly breakdowns, demonic, guttural vocals, buzzsaw and brain battering guitars, "Holy War" is an album that sets out to consume all in its path. While the music is unbelievably heavy, the album tends to get a touch repetitive a few songs in and begins to wear you down. After all, while we all love our heavy metal quite loud and aggressive, offering little other than straight up, blood soaked deathcore, it doesn't tend to hold one's attention for too long. Despite its repetitive downfalls, this album will leave a trail of burgundy ichor in its onslaught.
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RATING Dear Desolation 2017 Nuclear Blast Greg Watson 8/11/2017 3.5 Holy War 2015 Nuclear Blast Greg Watson 7/24/2015 3
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