Six Feet Under recently released their 12th studio album, Torment, via Metal Blade Records; for their efforts, the band has now entered charts worldwide! See below for all positions:
#9 Billboard Current Hard Music Albums (USA)
#33 Billboard Independent Albums (USA)
#144 Billboard Top Current Albums (USA)
#44 Top 100 Albums (Germany)
As a new leap in intensity, Torment gives fans plenty of classic Six Feet Under groove, with a much more aggressive approach and blast beats throughout. This is a cantankerous Six Feet Under with absolutely nothing to prove. This is Six Feet Under at their most deadly.
To purchase Torment in various formats, please visit: metalblade.com/sixfeetunder. To preview the album, fans can check out the previously released singles:
–“Sacrificial Kill”: https://soundcloud.com/
–“Schizomaniac” band play-through (by Jeff Hughell and Marco Pitruzzella): https://youtu.be/blcIhkBIDEk
–“The Separation of Flesh from Bone”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?
–“Exploratory Homicide” guitar and bass play-through (by Jeff Hughell): https://www.youtube.com/watch?
Torment was brought to life by Chris Barnes with bassist/guitarist Jeff Hughell (Brain Drill) shouldering the load of writing the music, along with heralded drummer Marco Pitruzzella (Brain Drill, Anomalous, Sleep Terror). The combination of Barnes’ multi-decade death metal experience and the speed and precision of Hughell and Pitruzzella’s relative youth go a long way to cementing this as a solid foundation for high level death metal. Chris Barnes elaborates: “I’ve been lucky to have a lot of standout albums in my career. That’s only because I’ve had a great many talented writing partners and musicians to collaborate with. Our new album, ‘Torment‘, to me, is one of those albums. Jeff Hughell has provided the flammable material for me to write some explosive lyrics and vocal parts to. I know people always say, ‘this is my best album ever’, and I won’t say that, because everyone has their own favorites, but I do enjoy creating new music, and I feel as though with this one we expressed concisely and to the fullest the duality of our music.”
Six Feet Under line-up:
Chris Barnes – vocals
Jeff Hughell – bass
Marco Pitruzzella – drums
Jack Owen – guitar
Ray Suhy – guitar