July 12 – Review by Stefan – MORTICIAN – TITANS (Pure Underground Records / Soulfood)

To avoid any misunderstanding, this review is all about the Austrian Heavy Metal band Mortician and not about the New York based Death Metal/Grindcore act operating under the same name. “Titans” is their third effort since their comeback in 2009. Mortician carries with it the status of a Cult Metal band because since the 80’s they were already active releasing two demos and an EP.

FYI: They were founded in 1983 by guitarist Thomas Metzler and bassist Patrik Lercher, nowadays both are surrounded by Alex Astivia and new singer Twain Cooper replacing Daniel (“Shout For Heavy Metal”), released six years ago. Also worth to mention is the fact they’ve shared many stages with greats like Vicious Rumors, Jag Panzer, Magnum, Sepultura and many, I mean many others ! READ MORE…