Words and Pics: Ben Hosking
When Cannibal Corpse last played Sydney two years ago at the Manning Bar, punters were left bruised, broken and scarred. If the line up for tonight’s show at the Metro is anything to go by, there’s sure to be a room full of battered corpses by the end of the night.
Continue reading Live Review | Cannibal Corpse + Hour of Penance @ Metro Theatre, Sydney – September 11, 2014
On the eve of their new, yet untitled album, the towering gods of deathmetal, CANNIBAL CORPSE, smash their way back to Australia for what will be a grisly, hostile start to their world tour in support of this album. With all their trademark blistering riffs, turbulent drums, ruthless and razored vocals, the bludgeoning force of CANNIBAL CORPSE will strike like an ice pick to the back of your head.
The butchery is coming this September!
Continue reading CANNIBAL CORPSE with guests HOUR OF PENANCE Australian Tour | September 2014
Words and Pics: Ben Hosking – www.hoskingindustries.com.au for Life Music Media
Having witnessed Poland’s blackened death metal legends Behemoth slay everyone in attendance on their Sydney date of their last Australian tour in 2010, you can bet we were more than a little excited when we learned of their upcoming 2013 tour dates. Fast forward to Saturday October 26 and we arrive at Sydney Uni’s Manning Bar to find that several hundred other excited Behemoth fans were already lining out the door and around the corner.
First up on tonight’s three-band line-up is Sydney’s own Exekute; a young death metal group that clearly has a bright future if tonight’s tight performance is anything to go by. While lacking a little in terms of stage presence, the band more than makes up for the short fall with a barrage of rapid fire, brutal riffs and plenty in the audience seem already very familiar with their tunes.
Continue reading Live Review: Behemoth + Hour of Penance + Exekute @ Manning Bar, Sydney – October 26, 2013
Bands: Behemoth + Hour of Penance + Exekute
Venue: Manning Bar, Sydney
Date: October 26, 2013
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