Fatal Embrace : “Operation Genocide” CD & LP 27th September 2019 Iron Shield Records. German Thrash Metal band. They are back! Existing since 1993 , they have been blasting the Thrash Metal world for decades. Underrated band that simply keeps the flame of German Thrash Metal music. While they had many line up issues , their music stick to the roots of power Heavy kick ass riffs.
Keeping the image of the devil ruling the world, their lyrics are just about life with anger in the power way. A great journey to kick your day with pleasure. Blasting riffs, great solos and pounding drums it has all it needs to be a masterpiece. The band never disappoint and is one of the best Thrash Metal bands today.
Four years since their last effort, they have jumped into the digital era by getting a cover artwork completely done with softwares. I am not found of this kind of art but we can say they managed to keep that ‘evil’ image so precious to that Metal style. Their monster could be a demon to fight a marvel movie ahah.
Eleven tracks with one cover , this album is blasting from start to finish and you will love it so much you will play it many times! This label knowns the bands who kicks and have a roaster with some of the new bands to follow and love.
Fatal Embrace is one of them , using the good old receipt of Thrashing riffs with power and getting you to mosh and head bang like mad. Check that song :
So be ready after the summer to get your own piece of Thrashing attack. It’s powerful and will probably hit the top of the best albums when it comes out. “Let the Evil Flow” , “Spawn of Plagues’ , ‘Ripping The Sky’ ‘Your Spiritual Quest’ … They are all excellent songs. Influences as usual are among the well known bands Slayer, Sodom, Kreator, Exodus, Destruction, Coroner, Onslaught…
Another masterpiece from this label and Fatal Embrace stays a strong formation we can trust to give us awesome tunes. The Germans always been great in Thrash Metal and they prove it one more time , a little wait and it will be yours! A great collectible to own in your collection 99/100.