Rumbling along with all of the finesse of a tank there is actually something quite endearing about Formed In Disgust. As you delve into guitar squeals and chugging riffs it's hard not to smile and raise your horns in the air. The reassuring devastation of a song like Exterminate The Apostles gets at something rather fundamental about death metal and gives you a chance to find inner peace as a gigantic long hair North Carolina man screams at you about the terrors of this universe. Listening to the band bash your skull in is surprisingly addictive, and even though I'm not really a slam guy I've found myself coming back to Formed In Disgusts much more than I ever thought that I would be willing too.
The thing is, though Atrocious Abnormality aren't necessarily doing anything new they are among the very best at what they do. The tortured screams and bludgeoning riffs speak to this and show that Atrocious Abnormality understand what it means to create their own void. Taking the classic sound of bands like Cannibal Corpse into their own direction this is an album that will invoke your inner fifteen year old. With a bass like a tortured elephant and a forward march that is utterly unstoppable Atrocious Abnormality are here for your head.
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