Follow The Metal Crypt on Twitter  The Metal Crypt on Facebook  The Metal Crypt's YouTube Channel
Review: Hura Crepitans - Sandbox Tree
Hura Crepitans
Sandbox Tree

Label: Australis Records
Year released: 2015
Duration: 20:41
Tracks: 10
Genre: Death Metal

Rating: 2.75/5

Review online: March 6, 2018
Reviewed by: Luxi Lahtinen
Readers Rating
Sandbox Tree

Rated 2.67/5 (53.33%) (3 Votes)

Brutal and heavy Death Metal from La Serana, Chile, anyone? These Death Metal mongers blast away 10 songs in just 20+ minutes on their debut album, Sandbox Tree. Basically, I like everything about them except Francisco Jeldrez's occasional pig squeals that always seem to ruin everything to dust for me. His Antti Boman-like (Antti who? Of Demilich fame, of course, all of you ignorant bastards, ha!) guttural grunts are tastefully done though. Overall, Hura Crepitans seem to know their shit but at the end of the day, they unfortunately tend to sound a bit too generic and unimaginative. The initial curiosity charm rapidly wears off, which is a pity. Also, they should earn some extra minus points for the absolutely disgusting and horrendous album cover artwork. Ugly as hell it definitely is, oh yeah...

Click below for more reviews
Latest 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Various Books/Zines 


Copyright  © 1999-2019, Michel Renaud / The Metal Crypt.  All Rights Reserved.