Napalm Death - Scum
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1987 Ratings: #11 / 99
User Score
Based on 98 ratings
1987 Ratings: #36
Liked by 6 people
July 1, 1987 / Release Date
LP / Format
Earache / Label
Grindcore / Genres
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I want my mommy.

This is a very heavy record. I mean, the bands name is Napalm Death. What else was I expecting?
It's got a 3 second song called I Suffer. What the hell else was I expecting?
The album is called Scum! WHAT THE FUCK ELSE WAS I EXPECTING?!

Most of the time it didn't even feel like music, it just felt like a punch to the senses, spitting directly into the face of God as it bellows, screams and writhes around it it's political pus. It's a dirty ass punk record, with genuinely ... read more
go off king

god fucking damnit 2019 jimpy not every great album yo u listen to is a 10/10 stfu dumpy ass

original "review" (3/3/19):
BUT WHY (original score: 100)
I Suffer indeed

Track Review

Multinational Corporations 8/10
Instinct of Survival 8.5/10
The Kill 7.5/10
Scum 9/10
Caught... in a Dream 8.5/10
Polluted Minds 8/10
Sacrificed 8/10
Siege of Power 9/10
Control 8.5/10
Born On Your Knees 8.5/10
Human Garbage 8/10
You Suffer 6/10
Life? 7.5/10
Prison Without Walls 8/10
Point of No Return 8/10
Negative Approach 8/10
Success? 8/10
Deceiver 7.5/10
C.S. 8/10
Parasites 7/10
Pseudo Youth 8.5/10
Divine Death 8.5/10
As the Machine Rolls On 7.5/10
Common ... read more
this album is a shitpost and i love it
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Track List

  1. Multinational Corporations
  2. Instinct of Survival
  3. The Kill
  4. Scum
  5. Caught... in a Dream
  6. Polluted Minds
  7. Sacrificed
  8. Siege of Power
  9. Control
  10. Born On Your Knees
  11. Human Garbage
  12. You Suffer
  13. Life?
  14. Prison Without Walls
  15. Point of No Return
  16. Negative Approach
  17. Success?
  18. Deceiver
  19. C.S.
  20. Parasites
  21. Pseudo Youth
  22. Divine Death
  23. As the Machine Rolls On
  24. Common Enemy
  25. Moral Crusade
  26. Stigmatized
  27. M.A.D.
  28. Dragnet
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Added on: January 27, 2015