Entertainment Magazine

Witchery - In His Infernal Majesty's Service

Posted on the 02 February 2017 by Ripplemusic

Witchery - In His Infernal Majesty's Service Track one, "Lavey-athan" (geddit?), replete with Reign in Blood-era Slayer-isms (as is this whole thing, though in an inspired, and cooly-derivative, way): new vocalist is harsher and less operatic/ Rocky Horror Picture Show than previous vocalist Legion was (though, truth be told, I liked Legion's over-the-top/ tongue-in-cheek delivery)--
Track Two, "Zoroast," [at least they're perjuring every other religion...?] opens and closes like a Ramones-esque Satanic jam; pretty sweet, actually. Track three, "Netherworld Emperor," rages out in full Celtic Frost-mode, complete with a breakdown [maybe the "Emperor" in the title isa giveaway, huh?], track four, "Nosferatu" is Slayer's "Postmortem" part 2, [and not entirely unnecessarily, either, like you'd be forgiven for thinking so] and track five, "The Burning of Salem," rampages like Tom Araya on acid mixed with pharmaceutical-grade multivitamins.
Finally, we get to the best tracks on here, numbers 10 and 11, "Feed the Gun," and "Oathbreaker," which, though generic, are as pure fire as you'd believe a European death/trash band could summonvia digital media.
Cherry picking? "Feed the Gun," "Oathbreaker," and "Nosferatu."

You Might Also Like :

Back to Featured Articles on Logo Paperblog

These articles might interest you :

  • Do You Recommend Going in and out of Ketosis?

    Recommend Going Ketosis?

    What do I need to know about exercising while doing extended fasting? How much salt should I add to water when I'm fasting? And do you recommend going in and ou... Read more

    5 hours, 11 minutes ago by   Dietdoctor
  • Songs from '78: "Follow You Follow Me"

    Songs from '78: "Follow Follow

    For the second time--and not for the last--my memories of the pop music world of 1978 are shaped in part by the detritus of progressive rock, as it was... Read more

    5 hours, 47 minutes ago by   Russellarbenfox
  • 5 Ways To Give Now For A Future Competitive Advantage

    Ways Give Future Competitive Advantage

    Business partnerships have traditionally been agreements to drive more transactions than either company could do alone. The new paradigm, driven by disruptive... Read more

    6 hours, 17 minutes ago by   Martin Zwilling
  • Have You Voted For The New Church President Yet?

    Have Voted Church President Yet?

    Previously: Who Died And Made Him President? I'm just messing with you--the title of this piece is a trick question. You can't vote for the Church president... Read more

    6 hours, 36 minutes ago by   Rockwaterman
  • Heavens Above

    Heavens Above

    When things get bad down here we start to turn our eyes to the heavens. A couple of news stories in the past few weeks have encouraged such star gazing. Read more

    8 hours ago by   Steveawiggins
  • Recommended Keto Blog: Food for Thought

    Recommended Keto Blog: Food Thought

    If you crave some more variety and inspiration in the low-carb and keto blogs you read, here's one which Dr. Evelyne Bourdua-Roy highly recommends - Food for... Read more

    8 hours, 58 minutes ago by   Dietdoctor
  • Can I Get, Like, a Coffee?

    Get, Like, Coffee?

    It’s often said that the strength of the English Language is its extraordinary ability to absorb, evolve and invent. All fine and dandy. Otherwise we’d still... Read more

    9 hours, 46 minutes ago by   Jackscott