Death metal, while integral, seminal, and highly advanced, is one of music’s most misunderstood genres. As a result, there is a case to be made that the genre has more detractors than supporters. While many misunderstand and subsequently relegate death metal, few take the time to understand its near-mythical origins.
“It’s not that we feel like labeling
our music, but we had to, so as to make other people understand what kind of thing we do when they ask us.”