Everything about the album is impressive – the songs, the performances and the production – making it one of the band’s best.
What strikes me the most is the energy. Here is a veteran act, playing with an urgency and intensity that younger bands could only dream of, writing material that their peers only wished they could match. If you are a fan of thrash metal, do not ignore Humanicide. A contender for album of the year? It might just be.
Humanicide by Death Angel is out now via Nuclear Blast/Caroline.
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