TERMINUS: extreme metal podcast

TERMINUS: extreme metal podcast

Latest Episodes

Terminus Episode 11 - Ruin, Well of Night, Oncology, Life
July 21, 2020

We're back with a more eclectic show, as a palette-cleanser between last week's all black metal special, and next week's all death metal special. We lead off with a couple strong picks from the US underground -- first, the new comp from Ruin, a punkish d.

Terminus Episode 10 - Black Funeral, Kult Ofenzivy, Carnal Misanthropy, Laetitia in Holocaust
July 16, 2020

This week we bring you an all-BM special with new releases from four vital regional scenes, each with its own variant of the mainline black metal tradition: 90s USA, Czechia / Slovakia, Greece, and Italy. Black Funeral (US) gets us talking about "cool wi.

Terminus Episode 9 - Grundhyrde, Klagesturm, Violes Par Les Cygnes, Bell Witch, The Funeral Orchestra
July 08, 2020

This episode divides into two pretty distinct chunks -- noisy black metal and funeral doom that doesn't sound like "normal" funeral doom.First, we've got selections from two new labels in the vanguard of the American raw BM scene -- Nithstang and Nihilis.

Terminus Episode 8 - Oppressive Descent, Sickening Horror, Thecodontion, Fluids
July 01, 2020

In black metal and death metal, it's always been a mark of excellence to push things to "inhuman" extremes. But what does that even mean? And why do we find beauty, truth, even inspiration, in the music of inhumanity? This week, we bring you four strong,.

Terminus Episode 7 - ...And Oceans, The Committee, Haljoruna, Kommodus
June 24, 2020

This week, Terminus goes full Joe Rogan with an epic, 3-hour black metal special. We lead with a face-off between two new takes on polished, melodic BM. Will Finland's late-00s veterans ...And Oceans surf to victory on the recent tidal wave of symphonic-.

Terminus Episode 6 - Irae, I'm In A Coffin, The Ghost Inside, Basic Torture Procedure
June 16, 2020

In our most contrarian and combative show yet, we take a tour through three of metal's most maligned, marginal subgenres -- DSBM,"melodic metalcore," and goregrind. But first, we check out the new record by Irae, one of the forefathers of today's formida.

Terminus Episode 5 - Axis of Light, Old Corpse Road, Gravedigger, Basement Torture Killings
June 10, 2020

This deluxe 2.5 hour edition of Terminus revolves around two extended segments. For the first half, we take the excellent new records by Axis of Light and Old Corpse Road as our portals into the bleak, windswept world of Northern English black metal. He..

Terminus Episode 4 - Xibalba, Centinex, Odraza, Yfel 1710
June 05, 2020

Easily our most digressive, most aggressive episode yet. For the first time, both of us agree 100% on something: the new Xibalba is a masterpiece, the chugging elegy for a USA in flames. But what we can't agree on is Odraza vs. Yfel 1710. We use these tw.

Terminus Episode 3 - Forgotten Tomb, Putrid Pile, Azath, Ancient Gate
June 01, 2020

Third run of a new podcast focusing on extreme metal. This time, we get into DSBM's rocknroll problem, obsess over the finer points of death metal riffing, respond to Rauta's review of Azath, and reveal the future of mystical kvlt BM. Features Malazan's .

Terminus Episode 2 - Revenge, Impiety, Onchocerciasis Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, Encenathrakh
May 30, 2020

Second run of a new podcast focused on extreme metal. Today, it's blasting war metal vs. brutal death metal -- which will reign supreme? What is the art of deliberately obnoxious music? How can a band move forward without compromising on primitive noise?.