Venom Prison - Samsara
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Based on 3 reviews
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Based on 43 ratings
March 15, 2019 / Release Date
LP / Format
Prosthetic / Label
Death Metal / Genres
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Venom Prison's Samsara is actually a record that I wanted to listen to earlier in the year, but kept forgetting about and never quite got around to checking out. Better late than never, right? Anyway, this is actually a really cool album! Up there with The Valley by Whitechapel, Angelmaker's self-titled release and The Grand Descent by Fuming Mouth, Samsara may just be one of my favorite deathcore albums of the year. Besides some muddy recording comparable to ... read more
A pretty fantastic death metal album. It's kinda one-dimensional, but it's a sound I really enjoy so that can't be too much of a complaint I guess. Metal-heads don't miss this one.

Edit: OK this album rules. Cannot stop listening.
Powerful harsh vocals, guitars and drums going at breakneck speeds. Oh this is a Death Metal album through and through alright. I like how they mix it up so it doesn't become repetitive with neat tapping solos and etc. It however did leave me a little disengaged and dissatisfied through some of it
Holy shit man this thing rules. Enough said. Listen to it. Good lyrics, crushing instrumentals. Incredible vocals. What a band, these guys are going to go far.
This is definitely a pretty significant step up from The Primal Chaos and Animus. Uterine Industrialization is some of the best material Venom Prison has come out with so far next to Womb Forced Animus.
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Track List

  1. Matriphagy
  2. Megillus & Leana
  3. Uterine Industrialisation
  4. Self Inflicted Violence
  5. Deva's Enemy
  6. Asura's Realm
  7. Sadistic Rituals
  8. Implementing the Metaphysics of Morals
  9. Dukkha
  10. Naraka
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Added on: March 13, 2019