Torn Arteries

Carcass - Torn Arteries
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Based on 11 reviews
2021 Ratings: #84 / 742
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Based on 130 ratings
2021 Ratings: #461
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I know close to nothing about metal sub-genres like death metal or gridcore, but I did read that British band Carcass have indulged in both and are even seen as originators of the sound since their late 80’s inceptions and after breaking up in 1996 they have since returned and their second album back is Torn Arteries. Although I couldn’t really make out what vocalist Jeff Walker is talking out, his growly delivery adds a great aesthetic to the already dark and heavy music. The best ... read more


I just want the weather to be spooky and chilly so I can listen to this and dance like a mummy or some shit.


Carcass returns after 6 years to release their 7th Studio album, Torn Arteries, and it is a solid showcase of melodic death metal and shows the band still have fuel in their tank and although it never truly impresses as much as Heartwork or their previous albums, their are still strong sets of songs, good vocals and great riffs for a heart pumping listen but as a whole just isn't memorable at end of the day as their previous works but has moments of pure energy thats is so mind ... read more


Torn Arteries est un mélange Heartwork (beaucoup) / Necroticism (aussi, quoiqu'un peu moins) nuancé de bons vieux élans Rock renvoyant à Swansong. On n’est donc pas loin du créneau de Surgical Steel, mais cette fois dans un mode moins automatique, et en plus inspiré. Pas une source infinie de youpis frénétiques pour les fans transis, mais du mieux. Le verre étant à moitié plein, on va donc dire que tout va ... read more


Severed tendons


I understand the music, it's hard, fast and makes sure you know it, but the vocals, I can't see the appeal.

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Added on: June 18, 2021