With the release of their hugely anticipated new full-length, "Constricting Rage Of The Merciless", now less than one month away, New Orleans devious metal merchants, GOATWHORE, unleash all out Hell with "Schadenfreude" currently corrupting the airwaves of mega music portal, Loudwire.
Literally meaning the pleasure derived from the
misfortunes of others, ninth cut, "Schadenfreude," is at once predatory,
epic, misanthropic and sadistic. Notes vocalist Ben Falgoust of the debaucherous
hymn: "This song represents the downward spiral of man at his most vile. The
seething element of satisfaction when others around fail and fall, then the
gratitude that this sickly rejoicing has accomplished in the overall
Adds Loudwire: "'Schadenfreude' is a classic
take-no-prisoners, leave-no-survivors type of GOATWHORE track. The band's black
metal influence is at the forefront of 'Schadenfreude,' as guitarist Sammy Duet
builds a dark atmosphere with his open chords and sinister progressions, while
vocalist Ben Falgoust explores his full guttural range throughout the
Feel the wrath of "Schadenfreude," now playing at
Loudwire at THIS LOCATION.
And if you missed it, take in the lurid
ungodliness of GOATWHORE's "FBS" lyric video HERE, where you'll also find an assortment of killer preorder
bundles available for your purchasing pleasures.
Rage Of The Merciless", GOATWHORE spews their unadulterated,
subterranean metal as channeled through the historic likes of Motörhead and
Bathory, with the insatiable hunger of a pack of wild boars. Captured at Mana
Recording Studios in St. Petersburg, Florida with sound savior, Erik Rutan at
the control desk, the record serves as their first studio output to be tracked
to two-inch tape. A more challenging approach that demands performance over
pro-tooled perfection and leaving little room for error, the ten-track,
thirty-seven-minute recording is GOATWHORE's most accomplished, sonically
consuming manifestation to date, its warm, organic production harnessing the
dense, apocalyptic war-ready tone and energy of their live performance in a way
previous releases have not.
"Constricting Rage Of The
Merciless" will make its final descent upon Europe on July 4th, 2014 via
Metal Blade Records.
Tracklist "Constricting Rage of the
01. Poisonous Existence in Reawakening
03. Baring Teeth for Revolt
04. Reanimated Sacrifice
Heaven's Crumbling Walls of Pity
06. Cold Earth Consumed in Dying
08. Nocturnal Conjuration of the Accursed
10. Externalize This Hidden Savagery