sEAsOn OF MIsT Finland’s grindcore chameleons recalibrate their compasses An early 90s demo band, Festerday are only now releasing their debut album, although they’ve undergone myriad name changes since – most notably as …And Oceans – between 1995-2005, each representing a new step in their musical (d)evolution. Their switch back to their original, Carcass-inspired moniker in 2013 suggested a bloodbath was due, and that’s what you get initially on Iihtallan. However, the inclusion of two different takes on the song Let Me Entertain Your Entrails, including one buzzing, lo-fi black metal version worthy of Transylvanian
Hunger, an increasingly introspective vibe growing underneath the layers of greasy riffs and mouthwatering titles (Your Saliva, My Vagina, Edible Excrement, etc) mark a journey beyond the usual goregrind territory to somewhere even more disconcerting.
FOR FANS OF: Carcass, CSSO, Afflicted Convulsion