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Sedem Minút Strachu ‎– General Fucking (2017)

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This is a record you want, if you are at all into noisy stuff. Sedem Minút Strachu – or Seven Minutes of Fear – is the shit for me these days.

This 12″ will no doubt be a classic of the genre.

Listen here: https://sedemminutstrachu.bandcamp.com/album/general-fucking-12lp

And buy it here: http://www.atwarwithfalsenoise.com

https://www.discogs.com/Sedem-Minút-Strachu-General-Fucking/release/9679652

 

Final Exit – Another (S)hits Of Old Vinyls (cd 2014)

Final Exit - Another (S)hits Of Old Vinyls

It’s all about Final Exit these days. I just got this cd in the mail today, 12 tracks of the Final Exit bits of various split releases. Very catchy and intense stuff here. Sound is brutal, and the playing too. And I mustn’t forget to mention the one minute long feedback that opens the cd. Goddammit I hate high notes, but here it has it’s place. Of the recordings here, I only knew the split with Gonkulator previously.

Super funny fast and noisy stuff here. Go get this baby! Yeah!

https://www.discogs.com/Final-Exit-Another-Shits-Of-Old-Vinyls/release/6585766

Final Exit – Middle Aged Stinking Cowboys 7″

Final Exit - Middle Aged Stinking Cowboys 7

Final Exit – Middle Aged Stinking Cowboys 7″

This is one of the best things that happened record wise last year. It’s just a 7″ record – single sided even, but crammed full of western themed noise and groovy country.

Final Exit are a great Japanese band, and after stumbling over this on my facebook stream, I have hunted down some other goodies from them. This record is released on The Child With No Name and Fat Ass Records. I can only urge you to visit both labels’ sites, as there are multiple goodies there!

https://www.discogs.com/Final-Exit-Middle-Aged-Stinking-Cowboys/release/947560

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Wadge – The End of Ethnology (cd 2016)

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My relationship with Wadge goes back about 10-12 years, I was (and am) very much into drum-machine-driven grindcore, and as you might be aware, Wadge is exactly that.

At one point, I contacted Wadge via their MySpace, and was very excited to actually get an answer from Paul Wadge. We agreed to make a split between Wadge and my band Kusari Gama Kill, and Jay Randall of Agoraphobic Nosebleed fame agreed to release it on a new label he was planning, namely Grindcore Karaoke. The split was never made, but Paul and I kept in touch. He is a very nice man, and I still hope to shake hands with him one day.

Wadge has had a Tiki-theme going on for quite some time now, and it has been good fun, and great grind. But on this new album called The End of Ethnology, and is 100% Tiki-Free. As the liner notes go:

“This album is for those who value the ability to freely speak your mind over the modern worry of tiptoeing through the misguided muck of feelings. The anti-fascists have become the fascists. Modern day witch hunters trampling through life with stakes in their eyes. Redefining language and soothsaying thought. No one is immune from their delusional social arson, but only you can decide whether or not you burn. Stop, drop and roll, motherfuckers.

This album is for our comrades around the world. Oceans and miles separate us, but the affinity for this wretched filth keeps us close.”

Important words.

Musically this is Wadge in top-shape. The songs are lean and hungry snippets of grind. I love the production too, the best sounding Wadge record I know of.

I urge you to acquire this slap of plastic before it is sold out. Mortville has released it, and you can get it at the link below.

All there’s left to say, is: Take it sleazy, all the breast.

https://mortvillenoise.bandcamp.com/album/the-end-of-ethnology

Blue Holocaust / Embryonic Cryptopathia ‎– Blue Holocaust / Embryonic Cryptopathia (7″ split 2008)

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I learned about this ep on facebook, where one of my contacts hyped it. I got it in the mail today, and I must say that this is a fine slab of wax. Gory noisy heavy grind very much in the vein of my tastes.

Go get this fucker!!

https://www.discogs.com/Blue-Holocaust-Embryonic-Cryptopathia-Blue-Holocaust-Embryonic-Cryptopathia/release/2255742

Lärm – Straight On View (LP 1986)

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Fuck… Where do I even begin… I think I heard about Lärm back in 1987, and bought the lp by mail order from Rock Uglen that same year. Unfortunately the record had suffered in the mail and had cracked from the center to the edge, so I had to record it to cassette before it was totally destroyed. So for many years I lived with a cassette with a noticable crack every time the lp had revolved. I had the iconic cover pinned to my wall.

I think it was through Napalm Death interviews that I learned about Lärm. Their speedy hardcore was hyped by many a band at that time, and since I was heavily into fast bands like Wehrmacht and Cryptic Slaughter I was rather stoked to hear Lärm. And I wasn’t disappointed!

Their fast punk music has followed me throughout the years, first on that shitty cassette, then on the discographic cd Extreme Noise which unfortunately omitted the live tracks from side B of the Straight On View lp.

And now. Finally. 30 years after the release, and 29 years after I received my broken lp in the mail, I have gotten my hands on another copy.

My old band Sardonic Death wrote a song called Terror Lärm in homage to Lärm, and my current band Kusari Gama Kill has released an EP with the same title.

https://www.discogs.com/L%C3%A4rm-Straight-On-View/release/1832030

Dossier Negro, Picadillo Genital ‎– The Pungent Stench Of Witchcraft / San Martin Humano!! (CD 2014)

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I got hold of this cd via René from the Dossier Negro, he also plays drums in the mighty Dead Neanderthals, with whom my own band Kusari Gama Kill is labelmates on Grindcore Karaoke. Good straight forward gorish grind.

https://www.discogs.com/Dossier-Negro-Picadillo-Genital-The-Pungent-Stench-Of-Witchcraft-San-Martin-Humano/release/6736234

 

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