Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Necrophagous — In Chaos Ascend (2022) ALBUM REVIEW

What’s up, Butcher Crew?! It’s ya girl, The Saw. And I’ve got a New Album Review for you, from a new band – well, the band is new, but the members are not. If you know your Death Metal, then you’ll recognize the names and the bands from which they come. The Band Necrophagous is … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Necrophagous — In Chaos Ascend (2022) ALBUM REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Dark Funeral — Let The Devil In SINGLE REVIEW

Hey, Butcher Crew!! It’s The Saw! And a cold wind is blowing through The Butcher Shop. It’s a new single, “Let the Devil in,” by Dark Funeral. The new single is from their upcoming new album, We Are the Apocalypse, to be released in March, 2022 (Century Media). The video for the new song is, … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Dark Funeral — Let The Devil In SINGLE REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Anthrax — Spreading the Disease CLASSIC ALBUM REVIEW

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop, Butcher Crew! It’s me! The Saw! Did you know that one of the best Thrash Metal albums was released on October 30, 1985? Spreading the Disease (Megaforce/Island) was the second full length album from Anthrax. The band’s debut album, Fistful of Metal was independently released, so Spreading the Disease … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Anthrax — Spreading the Disease CLASSIC ALBUM REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Acid Vat -Corpsegrinder NEW SINGLE/HEAVY BREAKDOWN

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop, Butcher Crew. The Saw is here bearing gifts! On December 24, 2021 George ‘Corpsegrinder’ Fisher (Cannibal Corpse) dropped a new single, “Acid Vat,” with a lyric video from his upcoming solo debut, Corpsegrinder, due for a February release. Guitarist Erik Rutan (Cannibal Corpse, Hate Eternal) is featured on the … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Acid Vat -Corpsegrinder NEW SINGLE/HEAVY BREAKDOWN

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Immolation — Apostle (2021) SINGLE REVIEW

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop. It’s me, The Saw! And today I want to talk about Immolation, and the new single, “Apostle,” from their 11th studio album, Acts of God (Nuclear Blast), due to drop in February, 2022. The new single, and accompanying video, is a groovy Old School Death Metal banger. And you already know how … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Immolation — Apostle (2021) SINGLE REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Arch Enemy — House of Mirrors SINGLE REVIEW

What’s up, Butcher Crew?! It’s ya girl, The Saw. Did you hear (and see) that Arch Enemy dropped their second standalone single and video? Just a few weeks after releasing the bop, “Deceiver, Deceiver,” Arch Enemy have released, “House of Mirrors.”  Michael Amott (founding guitarist) said that he had a guitar intro that he’d been … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Arch Enemy — House of Mirrors SINGLE REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Black Label Society — Doom Crew Inc. ALBUM REVIEW

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop! I am your host, The Saw (but you already knew that). I have a New Album Review of a straight-up Heavy Metal record; or rather, a ‘Biker Metal’ release by none other than Black Label Society, entitled, Doom Crew Inc – dropped on November, 26, 2021 (eOne). Now, The Saw grew … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Black Label Society — Doom Crew Inc. ALBUM REVIEW

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Cradle of Filth —Existence is Futile

What’s up Butcher Crew?! It’s ya girl, The Saw! And October 22, 2021 marked the release of (I think) the best work in the long and inglorious career of Cradle of Filth. Existence is Futile (Nuclear Blast) is a dark commentary on modern human existence. If you are a fan of the band, then you already know … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Cradle of Filth —Existence is Futile

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: 200 Stab Wounds — Slave to the Scalpel (2021) ALBUM REVIEW 

I have always wanted to find an album that captures the essence of the Butcher Shop. I think I finally found that record. 200 Stab Wounds released Slave to the Scalpel on November 12, 2021, on Maggot Stomp records. It has probably been one of my favorite releases of 2021. This year, there have been many incredible … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: 200 Stab Wounds — Slave to the Scalpel (2021) ALBUM REVIEW 

Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Hypocrisy – Worship (2021) HEAVY BREAKDOWN

Welcome to The Saw’s Butcher Shop, Butcher Crew! Ya girl, your Master Butcher, The Saw is giving you a beat-down with a Heavy Breakdown Album Review of Hypocrisy's new record, Worship, released on November 26, 2021 (Nuclear Blast). We have talked previously about the history of the band, its discography, and the genius of Peter Tägtgren … Continue reading Scrawl from The Saw’s Butcher Shop: Hypocrisy – Worship (2021) HEAVY BREAKDOWN