So far in our daily playlist, we’ve looked at the old and the new. Now that you’re boned up on where avant-garde metal came from and where it currently resides, let’s take a look at the more extreme side of avant-garde. Black metal, death metal, and grindcore flourish when coupled with a disregard for convention. How can an already oppressive genre like metal get even more alienating? Let’s find out:

The Monolith Deathcult – Wrath of Ba’ath (2008)
Ulcerate – Burning Skies (2011)

Gorguts – Nostalgia (1998)

Portal – Omnipotent Crawling Chaos (2007)
Dødheimsgard – Ion Storm (1999)
Psychofagist – The Optician (2009)
Deathspell Omega – Abscission (2010)
Smohalla – Au Sol Les Toges Vides (2011)
Negură Bunget – Cel Din Urmă Vis (2006)
Dodecahedron – View From Hverfell III: A Traveller Of The Seed Of The Earth (2012)


– JR


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