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The Colonel
07-19-2011, 11:01 AM
Got there early to catch local slam-death band Necrambulant. Not a genre I'm super into, but it can be fun. these guys are one of the better bands of the genre. Not sure of the setlist because their song titles are longer than their songs it seems. Next were two other locals who I was rather indifferent to, so I skipped out and went next door for $2 beers.

Up next were locals Landmine Marathon. Great friends of mine for many years, but this was the first time I'd seen them in quite awhile. Andy York has been in the band for almost a year but this was the first time I'd seen them perform with him. The set was great, Dylan's guitar could have been a bit louder, but I had no complaints otherwise. They played two new ones from the upcoming record that both sounded awesome.

Landmine Marathon setlist:

Bile Towers
25th Hour
new song
Shadows Fed To Tyrants
new song
Exist
Red Days

Next was Cephalic Carnage. I've always loved Cephalic, but I find them less fun since some of the original members have left. Not sure who was playing drums, but it wasn't John Merryman. They still sounded great, but it wasn't as crazy as it used to be. I think they played about 8 songs, but I'm not sure of all of them.

Cephalic Carnage setlist(incomplete):

Wraith
Warbots A.M.
Raped By An Orb
Abraxas Of Filth
Lucid Interval

Finally came Exhumed's return to AZ after 6 long years. I could tell they were having problems with the sound onstage, but in the crowd it sounded great. They played songs off every album. Exhumed has always been fun live, they have the stage presence of an 80's thrash band, but the sound of 90's death metal. I'm so glad they're back!

Exhumed setlist:

All Guts, No Glory
As Hammer To Anvil
Necrotize
Necromaniac
Casketkrusher
Through Cadaver Eyes
In The Name Of Gore
Slaughtercult
Torso
Limb From Limb
guitar solo
Forged In Fire, Formed In Flame
In My Human Slaughterhouse
Decrepit Crescendo
drum solo
Waxwork
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The Matter Of Splatter
Open The Abscess

"This Axe Was Made to Grind" was on the setlist before "Decrepit Crescendo," but they skipped it for some reason.

llama lom
07-19-2011, 11:15 AM
Sounds like an awesome show! I need to see all of these guys live soon! :party:

treghet
07-19-2011, 01:36 PM
Nice to see a lot from Gore Metal, but otherwise it could be better. Still excited to see them though.

bigguytoo9
07-19-2011, 05:22 PM
this show will be fucking awesome in Vancouver I bet. Macabre and Withered are also on the bill, no Landmine Marathon.

christopher
07-19-2011, 06:37 PM
I can't wait to see Exhumed!! I missed them last time they played. I wanted to go so bad but it was when I was a sophmore in high school and I wasn't able to go to shows all the time due to no ride/money. I can't wait to see Macabre again. Hopefully they don't play many of the new songs.

AnataFan4Life
07-19-2011, 06:38 PM
I wish this was coming near me =/