Nov 302017


I must say, I really like the name of the Exalter song we’re premiering today — “Slaughter Cleanse Repeat” — because it’s so close to what I do in my listening every day, except I never really feel clean. I certainly feel more slaughtered than clean when I listen to this song, but it’s also very, very easy to repeat the experience, because it’s so damned invigorating.

Exalter’s brand of thrash, as revealed through this song, is not only catchy as hell, it’s also a vicious, jolting, galloping, hard-punching, skull-cracking rush, and the raw, rabid vocals sound like a big angry mastiff eager to taste your jugular blood. Continue reading »

Mar 102016

Exalter-Obituary For the Living


Thrash lives — it lives all over the world. That should come as no surprise to anyone, but when you hear kick-ass thrash erupting out of Bangladesh, it’s a good reminder for people like me on the other side of the world from that ancient land.

The band I’m taking about is Exalter, and they’ve got a new release named Obituary For the Living that’s being released by Transcending Obscurity Distribution. This EP includes three new songs plus the four tracks from the band’s debut outing Democrasodomy as a bonus. What we’ve got for you today is the premiere of one of the new songs, “Tortured Innocents”. Continue reading »