Bloodbath The Wacken Carnage on 180g 2LP
Bloodbath is an extreme metal supergroup from Stockholm, Sweden. Formed in 2000 with a mutual fascination for the glory days of death metal, the band's line up boasts an all-star cast. Anders Nyström and Jonas Renkse (Katatonia), Mikael Akerfeldt (Opeth) and musician/producer extraordinaire Dan Swanö are joined by Martin "Axe" Axenrot, also from Opeth, for The Wacken Carnage. The album features Bloodbath in relentless form at a rare live appearance captured on August 6, 2005 at the infamous Wacken Festival, Germany, with the unmistakable vocal prowess of Akerfeldt backed up by a solid wall of buzzsaw death metal riffing. Bloodbath absolutely pulverize the senses and the audience here with a stream of classics spanning their recording career to date.