(Andy Synn reviews the new album by The Monolith Deathcult, and we also present the premiere of a song from the album after the review. We apologize in advance to all our readers.)
Dedicated readers of the site will no doubt be aware of my long-running relationship with The Monolith Deathcult, dating all the way back to 2011 and encompassing, in the intervening years, numerous reviews, interviews, and tour dates (the most recent only a few weeks ago).
Heck, I even ended up helping the band rewrite the press release for this record simply because I didn’t think the original materials were up to scratch!
As a result you might be wondering whether this review is going to be full of bias, favouritism, and partisan hyperbole, to which I’d answer… of course it is.
In fact you’re probably better off thinking of this as a paid advertisement on behalf of Deathcult Inc.
Except I’m not getting paid…
And I’m actually going to be a bit critical in places… Continue reading »