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Are You Morbid?: A Heavy Metal Podcast


3 friends discuss metal with varying degrees of seriousness

3 friends discuss metal with varying degrees of seriousness


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3 friends discuss metal with varying degrees of seriousness






Outsider Black Metal

Get raw get kvkt get freaky Albums discussed Anubi - Kai pilnaties akis užmerks mirtis Black Mass of Absu - compilation Graal - Sigullum Naturae Egaheer - Czarna Litania Nomicon - Yellow Lanz - Incinerator the New Church Mysteries - In the Dark and Sodomy Animus - Hmo Homini Deus Elfen - To Eldamar From Minas Morgul 13 Candles - Pilgrimage to the Gates of Sin Law of the Rope - Book of Three Gormantatinus - Sersavina Decan, Anden Plaust Sleeping Village - Mourning...


Metalcore: What is It Good For?

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Are You Morbid: A Not Metal Podcast

We threw this episode together in an afternoon. We talk about some of our favorite non-metal albums we think metalheads will listen to. Well Iain and Don talk about their favorites and I talk about three or 4 albums I really like and a bunch that I half remembers or found out about that morning. Albums Discussed Zach Don Bradshaw-Leather - Distance Between Us Univers Zero - Heresie SPK - Leichenschrei Il Giardino Violetto - Dance Macabre Sub-Niggurath - Les Morts Vont Vite When -...


Call it a Comeback

Albums Discussed Blue Öyster Cult - Heaven Forbid Hell - Human Remains Sorcerer - In the Shadow of the Inverted Cross Dave Evans - Sinner Satan - Life Sentence Satan's Host - By The Hands of the Devil Europe - Start From the dark Confessor - Unraveled Believer - Gabriel Bulldozer - Unexpected Fate Carcass - Surgical Steel Possessed - Revelations Of Oblivion Iron Maiden - Brave New World Celtic Frost - Monotheist Death Angel - The Art Of Dying Exodus - Tempo Of The...


Amazing Fantasy

Zach Barsoom - Under the Moon of Mars Hyborian Steel - Barbaric Mysticism Pilgrim - Misery Wizard Cauldron Born - Born of the Cauldron Atlantean Codex - The White Goddess Thorr-Axe - Gates of Winter Barrow Wight - Kings in Sauron's Service The Gates of Slumber - ... The Awakening Tales of Medusa - The Fatal Wounding Gaze Teen Cthulu - Ride the Blade Iain Candlemass - Ancient Dreams Summoning - Stronghold Caladan Brood - Echoes of Battle Conan - Revengeance Keep of Kalessin - Reptilian Bong...


Prototype XLI - Genre Benders II

The last gasp of our old format as we strip away the statistics based notes and transition to a more conversational tone. This episode was a bit of a stress test for length and will be the last episode to feature this many albums. Please bear with us as we get into a new rhythm. Coming soon: shorter episodes more in depth reviews better discussion more relevant trivia. Albums Discussed Servants of the Apocolyptic Goat Rave - Queen of Darkness Mordor - Odes / Csejthe Meads of...


Prototype XL - Weird International Death Metal Debuts Part I: 1990-1994

If it's experimental, Avant-garde, progressive and/or technical, not from America or Canada and it's a full length, it's probably on this episode. Not every Album is a debut but that'll be specified when appropriate Album list coming soon.


Prototype XXXIX War Metal (No Not That Kind)

New Year New Format. Into Music Frosthelm Accidental Autoplay During Gyibaaw Alien Weaponry Albums Discussed Holy Martyr - Still at War Sacriphyx - The Western Front Gyibaaw - Ancestral War Hymns Human Fortress - Defenders of the Crown Macabre Omen - The Ancient Return Dark Lunacy - The Diarist Hail of Bullets - Of Frost & Wari Bolt Thrower - The IVth Crusade God Dethroned - Under the Sign of the Iron Cross Anaal Nathrakh - A New Kind of Horror Sodom - M-16 1914 - The...


Prototype XXXVIII - A Very Morbid Christmas

To celebrate the season of giving, and due to our inability to put a properly researched episode together this month we have a lighter then usual discussion about some usually maligned bands we feel deserve a second or first look from those that wrote them off. Plus a brief discussion of some Metal Christmas Originals to liven up your cover laden holiday playlists.


Prototype XXXVII - Doom Debuts 1981-1992

Albums Discussed Albums with a * are bands who's debuts we've already discussed previously so sophomore efforts were chosen. Bands from this period too close to Sludge, Stoner, Heavy Grunge, and Death/Doom in sound will be discussed on those respective episodes, all of which are planned. Cirith Ungol - Frost & Fire Force - Force Pagan Altar - Volume I Witchfinder General - Death Penalty The Mezmerist - The Innocent, the Forsaken, the Guilty Nemesis - The Day of Retribution Mercy - Mercy...


Prototype XXXVI - Lovecraft Returns

Back To R'leyh - The Awakening- Last fight of the Primordial Revenant – Prophecies of a Dying World Aldebaran - Dweller in the Twilight Swampcult - The Festival Fiendlord - Neuromancy Ripping Corpse - Dreaming With the Dead Nile - Those Who The Gods Detest Septic Flesh - Sumerian Demons Morbid Angel - Gateways to Annihilation Infinite Spectrum – Haunter in the Dark Shoggoth - Mythos Dreamlongdead - Madnessdeadgrave Alkaloid - Liquid Anatomy Lurking Fear - Out Of A Voiceless Grave Colosseum -...


Prototype XXXV - Halloween Metal II

Diabolical Masquerade - Nightwork Energy Vampires - Energy Vampires Albatross - Fear From the Skies Terra Tenebrosa - The Tunnels Seasons of the Wolf - Lost In Hell Blood Cult - We Who Walk Behind the Rows Cult of Ghoules - Henbane Pig Destroyer - Terrifyer Portal - Outre Ghastly - Death Velour Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats - The Night Creeper Enforcer - From Beyond Dismember - Like An Everflowing Streamed Exhumed - Slaughtercult Death - Scream Bloody Gore Bloodbath - Ressurection Through...


Prototype XXXIV - 80's Thrash Classics

Sacred Reich - Ignorance Dark Angel - Darkness Descends Death Angel - The Ultra Violence Nuclear Assault - Game Over Forbidden - Evil Flotsam and Jetsam - Doomsday for the deciever Voivod - Killing Technology Gammacide - Victims of Science Hirax - Raging Violence Vio-Lence - Eternal Nightmare Evildead - Annihilation of Civilization Possessed - Beyond the Gates Num skull - Ritual Abuse Atrophy - Socialized Hate Living Death - Protected From Reality Toxik - World Circus D.B.C. - Universe...


Prototype XXIII - The Weed Man Cometh: Stoner, Sludge & Beyond

W/ Mitch from Symptoms/Olde Tigers. Albums Discussed Acid Cøma - Prayers to Mirrors Riffcoven - Crown of Darkness Shroud Eater - Thundernoise Death Rides A Horse - More God Than Man Mad God - Tales of A Sightless City Fu Manchu - King of The Road Crowbar - Sonic Excess... Down - NOLA Iron Age - The Sleeping Eye Orange Goblin - Frequencies From Planet 10 Bongzilla - Gateway Cannabis Corpse - Left Hand Pass High On Fire - Blessed Black Wings Sleep - Dopesmoker Black Sabbath -...


Prototype XXXII - Post-Metal Grab Bag

The much loved/maligned subgenre that rose to prominence in the early 2000s. Featuring not 1, not 2 but 3 separate discussions about what the fuck "post" implies Albums Discussed Solstafir - Kold Minsk - Out of a Center which is neither dead nor alive Bauda - euphoria.... Of Flesh men and the great escape Ultar - Kadath Les Discrets - Septembre... Ulcerate - Destroyers of All The Ocean - Precam Pyramid - Northern Meadow Pelican - City of Echoes Intronaut - Void Battle of Mice - A...


Acid Lich I - Haack Attack

Albums Discussed A.F.T. - Automatic Fine Tuning German Oak - German Oak/Nibelungenlied Raven - Back to Ohio Blues The Old Man & The Sea - The Old Man & The Sea/'72-'75 Hickory Wind/B.F. Trike - Hickory Wind & B.F. Trike Bruce Haack - The Electric Lucifer


Prototype XXXI - Proto-Metal Summer: Cult Classics

Obscure gems and international favorites. Quartz - Quartz Trapeze - Medusa Thor - Keep the Dogs Away Lucifer's Friend - Lucifer's Friend Dust - Dust Buffalo - Only Want You For Your Body The Godz (OH) - The Godz Detective - Detective Target - Target Moxy - Moxy Starz - Violator Heavy Load - Full Speed At A High Level The Boyzz - Too Wild To Tame Rose Tattoo - Rose Tattoo Ram Jam - Portrait of the Artist As A Young Ram The Bob Seger System - Ramblin' Gamblin' Man Third World War - Third...


Prototype XXX - Proto-Metal Summer: Hard Rock Classics

A rapid fire discussion of the most obvious and not so obvious heavy hitters of 60s and 70s hard Rock and how they relate or in some cases don't relate to heavy metal. Also hear us get overly sensitive about an iTunes review


Prototype XXIX - Hellenic Hellraisers: Greek Black & Death

The Hellenic Sound & Beyond early favorites, rediscovered gems and a few modern takes on the genres The Elysian Fields - Adelain Wampyrinacht- We Will Be Watching. Les cultes de Satan et les Order of the Ebon Hand - The Mystic Path to the Netherworld Zephyrous - Entrance and Wandering on the Seven Zones Agatus - Dawn of Martyrdom Obsecration - The Inheritors of Pain George Kollias - Invictus Thy Darkened Shade - Eternvs Mos, Nex Ritvs Exhumation - Seas of Eternal Silence Sickening Horror -...


Prototype I - Albums of Badness (Revisited & Re-recorded)

A Re-recording of our long lost first episode, where we talk about some of the biggest disapointments by some of our favorite bands. We also touch on some unfairly written off periods and albums by titans of the genre, or trash that we love in spite of itself. **CORRECTION JACK RUSSELL FROM GREAT WHITE IS ACCIDENTLY REFERRED TO AS JACK WHITE** The Bad Cryptopsy - The unspoken King Destruction - The least successful human cannonbal Van Halen - Van Halen III Savatage - Fight For the Rock...