if you love exploration in music, different artistic expressions, strange genre blends, and various other avant garde approaches, then this is a must listen.
This one feels off-kilter, like it’s always about to tip over and crush the listener.
Like a serpent slithering forth from some dark corner, Scar Echoes crawls forth, reptilian and threatening.
Listening to these eight tracks requires a willingness to enter a harsh world, but the payoff is worth it.
The groove entrances you, even as instruments are added, key changes happen, and the vocals embed themselves into your brainstem.
The albums that hit you this hard are few and far between, but the Finnish trio give us another worthy entry.
Perhaps we could call this atmospheric OSDM, but the atmosphere is one of blackest horror.
With veins of droning terror running throughout, The Wretched Sermon is a riff-filled manifestation of brutality.