Agressor - Deathreat (2006)
Founded in 1986, AGRESSOR is know as the pioneer band of French
Thrash / Death Metal who influenced many others in France and elsewhere.
The same year the band recorded its first demo, "The Merciless
Onslaught" which received a warm welcome in the underground metal scene
and lauched directly the band internationally.
In 1987 came "Satan Sodomy", the second demo with the cover caused a
sensation because it is heavily tinged with sex and Black Metal.
Agressor begins concerts in France and Switzerland including Messiah,
Samael, Sodom and Living Death. With the Split LP "Licensed to Thrash",
alongside Loudblast, AGRESSOR released in 1988, the first French Thrash
First French band ever to be signed on an international label after
recording the demo "Orbital Distortion" in 1989, Agressor, a few months
after the fall of the Berlin Wall, recorded "Neverending Destiny" at the
Skytrak studio, produced by the Bathory producer and released by Noise
Records. This album is required at the time as relatively innovative
given the content of certain texts (Sci-Fi oriented when fashion is the
occult and gore), but by his artwork signed by the famous designer of
the 70’s Philippe Druillet ("The Adventures of Lone Sloane," "The Night"
. The album received a warm international welcome with its mix quite
original (for that time) of brutal Thrash and Death "technical" (the
kind did not exist yet), which lead them to the front of the Metal
Two years later, when it was released in 1992, "Towards Beyond" is
indeed a huge stir. Recorded in Sweden at Montezuma Studio produced by
The Boss himself (Bathory) and released on Black Mark Prod., Medieval
music and blend it quite technical Death, Thrash riffs and ultra-heavy
passages with a cavernous sound, the album 's immediately imposes as one
of the best Death Metal surprises of a vintage year 1992, however
strong, but also as the best album released by a French band that year.
Agressor side of Split LP "Licensed to Thrash" was reissued in 1993
by Black Mark Prod. to MCD under the name "Satan Sodomy."
With Symposium of Rebirth "in 1994, continues to follow Agressor their
style while remaining true to their roots while exploring new ground
with the Choir of the Opéra de Lyon, which have been engaged for the
recording and with the participation of Barney Greenway Napalm Death
vocalist on a Terrorizer cover. The album alternates with medieval
acoustic tracks of pure brutality Death, opera choruses on blast-beats,
music taken from the movie "Conan the Barbarian" and a hallucinating
technical skill at the time.
01 - Bloodshed
02 - The Sorcerer
03 - When Darkness
04 - The Spirit Of Evil
05 - Brainstorm
06 - Overloaded
07 - Warrior Heart
08 - Someone To Eat
09 - Medieval Rites
10 - Mutilation
11 - After World Obliteration
12 - Infernal Death
13 - Bloodshed
14 - Brainstorm
15 - Symposium Of Rebirth Recording Session
16 - Someone To Eat (Videoclip) Disponible sólo a los usuarios