Guangzhou recently has released some heavy-hitting extreme music records such as Horror of Pestilence‘s debut album and then today this came in – thrash metal geniuses Hexfire‘s self-titled release!
Once you press play on the bandcamp below get ready for some good old school thrash metal! You’re going to want to find your old jean jacket, bandana, high-top shoes, tight blue jeans and you’re going to want to run around circle-pitting in your living room!
Check out the full record up on their bandcamp below and get into this.
Here’s a press release for the release:
“What’s up headbangers!
We are HEXFIRE!!! A thrash metal band from Guangzhou, China, formed in December, 2012. Weve just released a debut EP called HEXFIRE.
Originally there were 5 people in this band, but later the vocalist Liu went abroad for further education in May 2013. After that guitarist Chen and bassist Jin became the new vocalists.
The EP includes 5 songs plus 2 bonus tracks.
First song Tyranny is about how we feel about this society, corruption, violence and moral decay etc.
Hypocrisy Raid says the hypocrisy of most people do with nowadays in their social activities.
The song called the Masque of the Red Death is about a same title tales a tale originally written by Edgar Allan Poe.
The same title song HEXFIRE describe a fighting scenes in Diablo II: Lord of Destruction.
The story of Escape is based on Cthulhu Mythos and the Derweze in Karakum Desert.
Bonus tracks 1st is the cover of Postmortem from the thrash metal Gods, Slayer. The other one is the live version of Red Death.
Next up for Hexfire is to continue to promote this release and begin working on new tracks!”