Death metal supergroup HEADS FOR THE DEAD announce new horror-themed EP on Transcending Obscurity Records

After putting out two extremely well-received full lengths, death metal supergroup Heads For The Dead have come up with this fun, crusty-sounding EP inspired heavily by the classic horror movies. Two of the songs are streaming currently on Bandcamp HERE, and an official video will be unleashed shortly. Watch out for this one! 

Heads For The Dead (International) – Slash ‘n’ Roll (Horror Death Metal)

Genre – Death Metal 
Release Date – November 5th, 2021
Record Label – Transcending Obscurity Records
For fans of – Wombbath, Revel In Flesh, Crawl, Live Burial, Grave, Dismember, Hypocrisy, Paganizer, Skitsystem

After releasing two standout full length albums which were both refreshing and thrilling for this style of death metal, Heads For The Dead whose lineup includes members of venerated and experienced bands such as Wombbath, Gorefest, Revel In Flesh, Hail of Bullets have come up with an EP paying homage to the classic horror movies which have inspired their music in a big way. Having already established their own horror-tinged sound, it’s fascinating to see the band employ a more crusty approach in giving these unforgettable horror movie tunes a brand new vision and output. There are reinterpretations of theme songs from movies such as Maniac, Halloween and The Thing, done entirely in the band’s style with lyrics and death metal extremity and then there are two fitting cover songs from punk bands like Misfits and Ramones. All in all, this is an exciting and highly enjoyable release not just for the Heads For The Dead fans, who have a new full length in the works, but also just about any fan of horror movies and heavy metal music.

Line up –
Jonny Pettersson (WombbathGods Forsaken) – Guitars, Bass, Keyboards & FX
Ralf Hauber (Revel In Flesh) – Vocals
Ed Warby (GorefestHail of Bullets) – Drums

Track listing –

1. Maniac
2. Halloween
3. The Thing
4. Skulls (Misfits)
5. Pet Sematary (Ramones)

Official Video Stream

Heads For The Dead Bandcamp

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