Archive for the ‘lazarus pit’ Category

The Lazarus Pit: Believer’s Sanity Obscure

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, November 9th, 2012

Into the woods

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for. This week, we have, by special request of The Editor in Chief, the Jesus thrashing madness of Believer’s Sanity Obscure ...

The Lazarus Pit: Midnight Syndicate’s Born of the Night

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, October 26th, 2012

Most original Halloween painting EVER

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for. This week, we have a special treat (or is it a TRICK) for Halloween – the spine tingling ambience of Midnight ...

The Lazarus Pit: SOB’s What’s the Truth?

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, October 12th, 2012

Into the pit?

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  This week, we go overseas for some seminal grindcore – but not across the ocean you might think. Instead, we’re ...

The Lazarus Pit Acrimony’s Tumuli Shroomaroom

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, September 28th, 2012

Bearding the alien

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  This week, we’re going on a 50 million year trip over the course of (what feels like) a million-year summer with ...

The Lazarus Pit: Warlord’s … And the Cannons Of Destruction Have Begun

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, August 31st, 2012

Somebody had beans for dinner.

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  This week, we dig through the Metal Blade vaults and find one of the true oddities in their catalog – a debut album that ...

The Lazarus Pit: Coven’s Witchcraft Destroys Minds and Reaps Souls

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, August 17th, 2012

Hail Satan!

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  This week's entry is from 1969, opens with a song called "Black Sabbath," and features a long-haired guy named Oz Osborne ...

The Lazarus Pit: Rock Goddess’s Rock Goddess

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Three tough broads

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  This week, Girlschool gets sent to the principal's office by a few actual schoolgirls, courtesy of Rock Goddess and their ...

The Lazarus Pit: Decoryah’s Wisdom Floats

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, July 20th, 2012

Art attack

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  This week, we go skinny dipping in the fall dark waters of Decoryah's Wisdom Floats (Witchhunt). Finland!  It's a dark ...

The Lazarus Pit: Uncle Slam’s Will Work for Food

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, July 6th, 2012

Times are tough.

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  In celebration of our nation's birthday (if you live in the US, anyway), this week we go all patriotic on your asses, ...

The Lazarus Pit: Roachpowder’s Viejo Diablo

By: Jeff Treppel Posted in: featured, lazarus pit, listen On: Friday, June 22nd, 2012

Screaming skulls

Welcome to The Lazarus Pit, a biweekly look at should-be classic metal records that don’t get nearly enough love; stuff that’s essential listening that you’ve probably never heard of; stuff that we’re too lazy to track down the band members to do a Hall Of Fame for.  This week's joint proves the superiority of crossbred strains, although you probably shouldn't smoke anything called ...