As Selfmadegod Records prepares for the March release of Slaves Of Falseness, the third album from Polish grindcore henchmen STRAIGHT HATE, a video for the album’s brutalizing “Yorkshire Ripper” has been unveiled.
Formed in 2008, STRAIGHT HATE deploys ravenous death-infused grindcore mayhem. The band – currently embodied by vocalist Jakub Brewczyński, guitarist Kamil Nowicki, bassist Przemysła Bojar, and drummer Krzysztof Saran – released their Mental Disorder debut EP in 2014, their first album Every Scum Is A Straight Arrow in 2016, and second album Black Sheep Parade in 2019, along the way dropping splits with Speedy Gonzales, Neuropathia, and Nuclear Holocaust. The band has played many successful gigs and festivals in Poland, Czech Republic, and Lithuania including Symbolic Festival, Infernal Night, Rock & Rose Fest, Core Manifest II, Brutal East Festival, EveryDayGrind VII, Mini Merciless East Festival, Ont GRIND’U Open Air Festival, and more, and has played with many notable acts including Benediction, Interment, Rotten Sound, Venom Inc., Hemdale, Cattle Decapitation, Squash Bowels, Dead Infection, Parricide, among many others.
2023 sees STRAIGHT HATE ready to unload their crushing third full-length, Slaves Of Falseness, the record rapidly deploying a furious sixteen new tracks in under twenty-six minutes. The record was recorded at both Roslyn Studios with producer Krzysztof Godycki, as well as Sound Territory Studios with the band’s bassist Przemyslaw Bojar who also handled mixing and mastering duties. The record is completed with photography by Marcin Marszał and cover art and layout by Maciej Kamuda (Agathocles, Deivos, Parricide, Throneum).
“Yorkshire Ripper” is written about English serial killer Peter Sutcliffe, who was convicted of murdering thirteen women and attempting to murder others between 1975 and 1980. The gritty animated video for the song was produced by Grymm.
STRAIGHT HATE’s “Yorkshire Ripper” video is now playing at YouTube HERE.
Selfmadegod Records will release Slaves Of Falseness on CD and digital formats on March 10th. Find preorders at the label webshop HERE and Bandcamp where “Decay” and “Yorkshire Ripper” are streaming HERE.