In just two short EPs, Riversleem has joined the ranks of some of my favorite currently active bands with a short but unrelentingly intense genre-spanning style of hardcore.
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This album is a masterpiece that will continue to unsettle me for years to come. Take note.
Music is often somewhat visual for me, but rarely is it as viscerally visual as this album.
Intentionally or not, the bands expose the ugly collective psyche of humanity, then spit on it with all the bile they can muster.
Mirrors by Pupil Slicer is a highly enjoyable and unbelievably powerful collection of twelve tracks that demand and deserve attention.
Staccato riffs reside alongside passages of technical proficiency all delivered with the crushing brutality of death metal.