Friday, October 5, 2018

The Grotesquery - The Facts and Terrifying Testament of Mason Hamilton: Tsathoggua Tales (2012)

Those Who Bring the Torture - Those Who Bring the Torture (2007)
Skeletal Spectre - Tomb Coven (2011)

Cthulhu-humping death metal from a band with Swedish and American members. Bang your head, speak the unspeakable, lose your mind, and watch our world crumble from behind twin dead eyes.

Track listing:
 Chapter 1: Asylum
1. The Madness (of Mason Hamilton)
2. A Terrifying Testament
 Chapter 2: The Island
3. Arrival: Tomb of Toads
4. Beware They Who Burrow Beneath
 Chapter 3: First Dream
5. Gaze of Ghatanathoa
 Chapter 4: The Caverns
6. Amongst Black Slime & Mushroom People
 Chapter 5: Second Dream
7. The Cthulhu Prophecy
 Chapter 6: Of Gods & Monsters
8. Tsathoggua: The Black God of N'Kai
9. Entrapped Within Atlach-Nacha's Web
 Chapter 7: Dead But Dreaming
10. Psychopompos Lamentations for a Dying World
 Chapter 8: Final Dream
11. Dreams of Terror in Darkness & Horrors Out of Shadows

Below the surface of this planet wages a battle of horrid beast
A war of the Worm and her hellish brood
Against the Toad Lord and its kin
As the spider goddess spins her web
Connecting the dreamlands once again!

If you like this, listen to:
Serpens Aeon -
Dawn of Kouatl (2003)
Binah -
Hallucinating in Resurrecture (2012)


  1. Of note: The Grotesquery features Kam Lee, co-founder of Death.

  2. Ive enjoyed all their work so far, but the debut is still my favorite. The story and narrations are just great.