Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Screaming Suicide — Metallica (SINGLE REVIEW)

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! Butcher Crew, Ya Girl wanted to make sure you knew about another brand new single that Metallica dropped on January 20 (2023). “Screaming Suicide” is the second single (following “Lux Aeterna”) from their upcoming new album, 72 Seasons (Blackened Recordings), due out on April 14. This track features the very subject … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Screaming Suicide — Metallica (SINGLE REVIEW)

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Death to All 2023 North America Tour (SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT)

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! There is a tribute band (that is not Pantera), who have just announced a North American Tour, which you need to see. Ya Girl, The Saw, loves Death – Chuck Schuldiner (RIP) was a genius – but I never got to see them live. Death to All is the next best … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Death to All 2023 North America Tour (SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT)

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Revocation — Netherheaven (2022) ALBUM OF THE WEEK

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! Ya Girl, The Saw, is still attempting to reach back into 2022 to capture New Albums that we haven’t had a chance to talk about. One of those albums is Netherheaven, by Revocation; released on September 9, 2022 (Metal Blade). With Dave Davidson at the helm, you already know that … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Revocation — Netherheaven (2022) ALBUM OF THE WEEK

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Obituary — Dying of Everything (2023) ALBUM REVIEW

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! It’s Ya Girl, The Saw, and I’m excited that on Friday the 13th (January 2023) the Legends of Death Metal released their 11th full-length studio album. Obituary dropped, Dying of Everything (Relapse), and of course, it’s awesome! The pioneers of heavy, groovy, horrifying, Death Metal are showing no signs of stopping (or even … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Obituary — Dying of Everything (2023) ALBUM REVIEW

Scrawl of The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Amputate — Dawn of Annihilation

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! Ya girl is still combing through last year’s releases for new albums that got my attention, which we haven’t talked about, yet. A band that I played in The Chopping Block last year dropped a new, brutal record in 2022. The theme: A.I. has taken over the planet and … Continue reading Scrawl of The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Amputate — Dawn of Annihilation

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: The Wave of New School Death Metal (HEAVY BREAKDOWN)

Some may say that death metal is dead— but I disagree. Death metal, ironically, is very much alive and thriving. Over the past few years, new death metal bands have been hitting the scene left and right. Some of the bands who started this trend are Gatecreeper, Creeping Death, I Am, and Frozen Soul. Now we … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: The Wave of New School Death Metal (HEAVY BREAKDOWN)

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Ingested — Ashes Lie Still (2022) ALBUM REVIEW

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! Sometimes its very quiet in here (except for your random moans and groans). In these times Ya Girl likes to go back and hit some New Album Releases that I have not had a chance to Review. As I mentioned in my 2022 AOTY Scrawl, Ingested have dropped a … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Ingested — Ashes Lie Still (2022) ALBUM REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Vomit Forth — Seething Malevolence (2022) ALBUM OF THE WEEK

What’s up, Butcher Crew?! It’s your Master Butcher, The Saw, and I have another kickass album to talk about today that made my 2022 AOTY list. We all know by now how much I love death metal — especially the new wave of death metal we listen to in The Catacombs in The Saw’s Butcher Shop. … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Vomit Forth — Seething Malevolence (2022) ALBUM OF THE WEEK

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: The OG Metalhead’s 2022 AOTY List

10. The Great Heathen Army – Amon Amarth (Metal Blade, August 5, 2022) One of my all-time favorite bands, this album represents everything that Amon Amarth have done in their long, storied career; progressive storytelling of tales and myths, but also anthemic, hook-laden tracks that stick in the mind. Amon Amarth are the KINGS of Melodic (Viking) Death … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: The OG Metalhead’s 2022 AOTY List