On august 8, 2012, the title and artwork for the bands fifth studio album, book burner, was announced. Brandon stosuy talks to pig destroyer s scott hull and j. Book burner deluxe version by pig destroyer, released 22 october 2012 1. Throughout the bands earlier history, they were a threepiece group until sampler blake harrison joined in 2006, notably had no bassist until the inclusion of john jarvis in 20, and went through 2 past drummers with the.
Book burner is the fifth studio album by american grindcore band pig destroyer. It was released on october 22, 2012, through relapse records. Nov 20, 2012 despite the exhortations of much extreme metal that life isnt worth living there are things left to get excited about. Pig destroyer have always been about blurring the line between socalled high and low art, and in this regard, book burner may represent the pinnacle of their achievements. You can read what he had to say about each choice over at noisey, while a flat list of his choices can be found below 05. The cd also contains a little booklet, a long short story about an atheist trying to survive in a postapocalyptic hellhole of a theocratic world, a world in which the book burners religious fundamentalists are in power. Oct 17, 2012 on book burnerpig destroyers first album in five yearshe marries his personal lyrics with his interest in the political and cultural, creating narratives that read like a status report from the end times. Pig destroyer book burner beer colored lp the undisputed kings of grind, pig destroyer return with their long awaited fourth proper full length. One of them is the upcoming album from pig destroyer, their first since dbs 2007 album of the year phantom limb.
To be honest, just about every song on book burner oozes with the trademark head banging moshability of pig destroyer. This kind of clarity sets pig destroyer apart from other grind bands, giving listeners the opportunity to not just feel the bottomless wells of aggression and unfiltered anger that pig destroyer channel into their music, but to actually hear and appreciate how technical they are. Combining thrash technicality with grindcore brutality, the band deliver their musical salvos with razorsharp precision, allowing each gloriously destructive riff to come through crystal clear rather than. Pig destroyer is an american grindcore band formed in 1997 in alexandria, virginia. Hayes stated that the bands only goal for book burner was fastbrutal and expressed happiness over the abundance of songs on. Book burner is more stripped down than phantom limb, but it exhibits equally masterful songwriting. Pig destroyer release book burner album details and teaser. The pig destroyer fridge is packed with more beer than a spring. The effort will be available in multiple formats on october 22nd via relapse, including. As ever, the production, execution and precision at work here sets pd apart from anyone nearby. Oct 22, 2012 book burner is pig destroyer s fifth album, and despite a fiveyear gap since their last record and the addition of a new drummer, its the work of a longhaul, tourhoned grindcore unit in.
Hayes, guitarist scott hull, and drummer john evans. The undisputed kings of grind, pig destroyer return with their long awaited fourth proper full length book burner. Aug 08, 2012 breaking news, featured book burner, new album, pig destroyer. A frenzied testament to guitarbased violence, pig destroyer once again set about the task of decimating pretty much everything that stands before them on their fifth album, book burner. This and monolith of inhumanity fucking tower over ever other grind death grind release this year. Pig destroyer s deranged, vicious attack envelops the listener in a cocoon of grisly nihilism. Terrifyer by pig destroyer, released 12 october 2004 1.
Book burner is the finest work of extreme musics best band. Well folks, book burner is upon us and pig destroyer most definitely havent lost it. Grindcore pig destroyer book burner 2018, beer splattered vinyl, vinyl discogs. In fact every copy of the album should be clearly marked warning. As far as metal albums go, book burner is about as raw as it gets. The friendly folks of pig destroyer have revealed the details for their upcoming full length and first. Pig destroyer get sweaty in the new video for army of cops. Hayes about their bands fifth album, book burner, the possible crossover of grindcore, william burroughs, springsteen, matthew barney. Pig destroyer book burner full album stream youtube. I foresee many nights of head banging with a beer in my hand while this blares from my speakers.
Limited edition of white inside beer splatter coloured vinyl lp. Titled book burner, the october 23, 2012, will be released as a normal 19song album and as a deluxe version featuring a number of punk covers of songs from black flag, misfits, angry samoans, negative approach, circle jerks, minor threat, and void. No low end, weirdly boxy production that somehow contributes to the overall pure dexterity and fury of this band. Best songs are the diplomat, book burner, baltimore strangler, and burning palm. Vinyl lp, album, repress beer splattered vinyl country. Those poor men clearly dont have even the slightest rations of beer. It is an invigorating, addictive, pantshitter of a nightmare in musical form, something so frenzied and seedy that its almost hard to believe its also so. Pig destroyer detail book burner, add bonus disc with punk.
Book burner is a resounding statement of championship, as every element of pig destroyer towers above their closest peersa 32 minute, 19 song knockout punch of cerebral viciousness. Pig destroyer stream new album book burner in full at npr. Pig destroyer headlined the terrorizer stage at the damnation festival in leeds in november 2012, which marked their first united kingdom show in eight years. Hayes has taken part in noiseys recurring rank your records feature, giving his own personal ranking of the bands back catalog, excluding their just released album head cage. Book burner was one of my favorite albums of the year. Its been a long time coming since pig destroyers phantom limb. My book disproves of your book my facts have been checked more closely and nobody cares we see what we want to see fiction, nonfiction spilling from the same tv. Pig destroyer detail book burner, add bonus disc with. Terrifyer and phantom limb reissues out now on lp via relapse records. Permanent funeral is a american imperial ipa style beer brewed by 3 floyds brewing co. Pig destroyer book burner 2018, beer splattered vinyl. Pig destroyers book burner may lead to a serious grindcore addiction.
The band selfrecorded their razorsharp fifthfull length and first album in over five years at guitarist scott hulls visceral sound studios. Hayes entitled the atheist and an ep of hardcore punk covers. Its been a long time coming since pig destroyer s phantom limb. But book burner is the most satisfying pig destroyer release since pl. Aug 31, 2012 reigning grindcore champions pig destroyer have revealed the full details of their highly anticipated new album book burner. Book burner is pig destroyers fifth studio album, released on october 22, 2012, by relapse records, and is the first to feature drummer adam jarvis of misery index. Hayes reveals his personal ranking of pig destroyers. Oct 15, 2012 in support of book burner, pig destroyer will be making special appearances at various festivals and shows throughout the year, including the uks damnation festival, the metal sucksmetal injection cmj showcase, decibel magazines 100th issue anniversary show and maryland deathfest 20. The good news is that hayes was close to a happy ending when he talked to io.
Feb 19, 2016 full album stream of pig destroyer s most recent 2012 release book burner. In october 20, adam jarviss cousin john jarvis joined pig destroyer as the bands first bass player. Album closer permanent funeral shows that pig destroyer can really hold a groove and jarvis carries it throughout the opening. Terrifyer pig destroyer will join up with the black dahlia murder, khemmis, ghoul and more on this falls infinite bringers of the night tour.1474 1005 1163 172 616 1439 349 1031 1124 493 1399 1441 1282 1423 657 949 180 1062 229 613 1523 701 95 73 650 12 74 1098 419 348 358 657 157 1261 116 683 906 882 158 439 1381