Review – The Storm

Source: The Burning Beard
URL: http://www.theburningbeard.com/2015/12/the-dead-dont-rest.html

Making with yet another in their long line of publicly-available demos, Heavydeath continue developing their style while retaining rough edges to the tone and production. Thick riffs and dominating reverb play to the band’s usual strengths, while the drummer gets a few spots in which he comes out beating harder and faster than their average crushing crawl. Continue reading

Review – Dark Phoenix Rising

Source: The Burning Beard
URL: http://www.theburningbeard.com/2015/10/from-ebon-flames.html

Heavydeath’s latest offering (as of this review’s writing, at least; give ’em another two months and they’ll probably have another one out) is Dark Phoenix Rising, a ~40-minute pack of five songs done in Heavydeath’s heavy & deathly style. Strong riffs, big recording acoustics, powerful bass presence, and bone-thumping drums are the focus here, though there’s also some sparingly-used deep growls worked in to good effect. Continue reading