Impaler - _One Nation Under Ground_
(Root of All Evil, 2000)
by: Aaron McKay (6.5 out of 10)
My very first exposure to Impaler was on the Root of All Evil 2000 second anniversary sampler [CoC #49]. I truly enjoyed that CD taster. Impaler are raw and, in their own right, peerless. Not for everyone, however. Not many strive to the garden-variety goals of Impaler. There is a method to this band's madness after all. Pretty basic, though pointed and convenient. Rhymes wax poetic lyric after lyric -- sometimes purposely laughable. Imagine a rudimentary Deceased stripped down as far as you can take it and you kinda have an idea of _One Nation Under Ground_. Like on the Root of All Evil 2000 second anniversary sampler, the song "Under the Dirt" is on _One Nation Under Ground_; a plus. Track six, "Dead as a Doornail", is pretty catchy. I surely appreciate the cover of Cooper's "Teenage Frankenstein" and the use of the Mortician-like gore/horror samples throughout the effort. "Scream Machine" and "Girl of My Screams" should supply enough of an insight as to what Impaler is all about. I think Impaler may enjoy their modest appointment of being a B-rated Necrophagia.

Contact: http://www.rootofallevil.com

(article published 10/1/2001)


ALBUMS
8/31/2003 A Magers 6 Impaler - Old School Ghouls
RSS Feed RSS   Facebook Facebook   Twitter Twitter  ::  Mobile : Text  ::  HTML : CSS  ::  Sitemap

All contents copyright 1995-2019 their individual creators.  All rights reserved.  Do not reproduce without permission.

All opinions expressed in Chronicles of Chaos are opinions held at the time of writing by the individuals expressing them.
They do not necessarily reflect the opinions of anyone else, past or present.