Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Knocked Loose — A Tear in the Fabric of Life (2021) HEAVY BREAKDOWN

Oldham County, Kentucky’s own Knocked Loose, released A Tear in the Fabric of Life on October 13, 2021, and it’s one of my favorite releases of 2021. I was going to do an EP review on it, but this release needs to have a heavy breakdown. This record is a concept EP and we all … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Knocked Loose — A Tear in the Fabric of Life (2021) HEAVY BREAKDOWN

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher’s Shop: Suffocation – Live in North America (2021) – HEAVY BREAKDOWN

What’s up Butcher Crew?! It’s me! The Saw! And I’ve got another new Album Review for you (hasn’t late 2021 been great for dropped Metal?)! On November 12, 2021, the O.G.s, Suffocation, released Live in North America. It’s a live record (obviously) featuring the final performances of Frank Mullen (vocals). So, this is more a Review … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher’s Shop: Suffocation – Live in North America (2021) – HEAVY BREAKDOWN

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: The Evolution of Eddie “The Head” 

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop, Butcher Crew! It’s ya girl, The Saw. And I come to you today with a Metal history lesson. One which I referenced in a recent Album Review: Iron Maiden’s, Senjutsu. Let’s circle back to the many variations – the evolution – of Iron Maiden’s famous mascot, Eddie.  Eddie began as … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: The Evolution of Eddie “The Head” 

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Archspire – Bleed the Future (2021) ALBUM REVIEW

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! It’s ya girl, The Saw; and if you aren’t listening to Archspire's new album, Bleed the Future (2021, Season of Mist), you are missing out on a Math Metal masterpiece. You already know that The Saw's favorite is Death Metal, and Archspire are at the top of the Technical Death Metal … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Archspire – Bleed the Future (2021) ALBUM REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Whitechapel – Kin (2021) ALBUM REVIEW 

Knoxville, Tennessee natives Whitechapel, released their 8th studio album on October 29th, 2021. Kin is the next evolution of Whitechapel’s sound, which is very different from the rest of their discography. As mentioned in my album preview of Kin, this is a sequel to their 2019 release, The Valley. Although their 2019 release created a new sound for the band, Kin is even … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Whitechapel – Kin (2021) ALBUM REVIEW 

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop – Dying Fetus @ The Blind Tiger SHOW REVIEW

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop, Butcher Crew! It’s ya girl, The Saw; and I’m back again with another Show Review. Halloween weekend 2021 continued (after the Frozen Soul show, Friday night) with the kings, Dying Fetus, on Saturday October 30th. Vitriol, Brand Of Sacrifice, and Terror came with them, and everyone was bangin’. The … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop – Dying Fetus @ The Blind Tiger SHOW REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop – Arch Enemy: Deceiver, Deceiver SINGLE REVIEW

The staple of Melodic Death Metal, Arch Enemy, dropped a new single (and video), “Deceiver, Deceiver” on October 21st. The last new material that we heard from them was 2017s Will to Power. I went to the Masquerade in Atlanta to see them on this tour, and reviewed the show and the new record at … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop – Arch Enemy: Deceiver, Deceiver SINGLE REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Frozen Soul Show Review

What’s up Butcher Crew?! It’s ya girl, The Saw, and I’m here to bring you a Show Review from a great tour stop. Frozen Soul brought the “Frozen Whole Tour” to a stop in Winston-Salem, NC – at BreakTime Billiards – on October 29, 2021. Guilty View, Inoculation, Vomit Forth, and Sanguisugabogg are touring with … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Frozen Soul Show Review

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Hypocrisy’s ‘Chemical Whore’ & ‘Dead World’ SINGLE REVIEW

The Swedish Melodic Death Metal legends, Hypocrisy, have returned, after eight years, with two new singles (and music videos) off their upcoming new album, Worship (Nuclear Blast), due to be released in November 2021.  When we last left off with Hypocrisy, it was 2013 and the release of End of Disclosure (Nuclear Blast). The mastermind of Hypocrisy, Peter Tagtgren … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Hypocrisy’s ‘Chemical Whore’ & ‘Dead World’ SINGLE REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Dying Wish – Fragments of a Bitter Memory (2021) ALBUM REVIEW

What’s going on Butcher Crew?! It’s Your Master Butcher, The Saw, and I have an album that is a contender for my 2021 album of the year. Fragments of a Bitter Memory by Dying Wish is the band’s debut album that was released on October 1, 2021, via SharpTone Records. I have been a fan of Dying … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Dying Wish – Fragments of a Bitter Memory (2021) ALBUM REVIEW