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Severed Survival

TypeStudio Full-length
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GenresDeath Metal
LabelsPeaceville Records
Running time41:38
Ranked#33 for 1989 , #1,262 all-time (Top 35%)
Reviews :  0
Comments :  6
Total votes :  6
Rating :  90.8 / 100
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Track listing (Songs)

TitleRatingVotes
1.Charred Remains3:40-0
2.Service for a Vacant Coffin2:51-0
3.Disembowel4:05-0
4.Gasping for Air3:20-0
5.Ridden with Disease4:53-0
6.Pagan Savior4:10-0
7.Impending Dread4:46-0
8.Severed Survival3:28-0
9.Critical Madness4:32-0
10.Embalmed3:02-0
11.Stillborn2:48-0

Line-up (members)

  • Chris Reifert : Vocals, Drums
  • Danny Coralles : Guitar
  • Eric Cutler : Guitar
  • Steve DiGiorgio : Bass
The cover art at left is the "censored" version from 1990. On the right is the original artwork. Also released as a picture disc and red vinyl.

Recorded at Starlight Sound in January 1989.

The CD version of the album comes with a bonus track:
11. Stillborn (2:47)

Reissued in 1993 with "Retribution for the Dead" as bonus tracks:
12. Retribution for the Dead (3:54)
13. Destined to Fester (4:31)
14. In the Grip of Winter (4:06)

Reissued in digipack format in 2003 with three bonus tracks:
12. Funereality (From "Vol 4" Comp.) (2:53)
13. Destined to Fester (From "Retribution For The Dead" Ep)(4:31)
14. In the Grip of Winter (From "Retribution For The Dead" Ep)(4:06)

Reissued as 2-cd release on February 23, 2009 by Peaceville. Disc 1 is the same as the 2003 reissue, while disc 2 (below) has two new tracks (recorded in ’08 - available separately as the « Horrific Obsession » single) and twelve rare versions of old songs:
1. Horrific Obsession (4:30)
2. Feast of the Graveworm (3:28)
3. Mauled to Death (rehearsal April 9th, 1988) (4:25)
4. Human Genocide (rehearsal April 9th, 1988) (3:20)
5. Christ Denied (rehearsal November, 1987) (3:24)
6. Charred Remains (rehearsal April 9th, 1988) (3:36)
7. Service for a Vacant Coffin (live in Buffalo (US), October 20th, 1990) (3:04)
8. Disembowel (live in Bamberg (DE), March 16th, 1990) (4:32)
9. Gasping for Air (live in Bamberg (DE), March 16th, 1990) (3:19)
10. Ridden With Disease (rehearsal April 9th, 1988) (4:29)
11. Pagan Savior (live in Iserlohn (DE), March 8th, 1990) (4:16)
12. Severed Survival (live in Buffalo, October 20th, 1990) (3:31)
13. Critical Madness (rehearsal April 9th, 1988) (4:23)
14. Embalmed (rehearsal October 8th, 1987) (2:52)
15. Stillborn (rehearsal April 9th, 1988) (3:02)
Total running time (CD2) : 56:11

Comments

level   (95/100)
이게 89년작이라니..
level   (90/100)
베리 굿
level   (90/100)
What a killer record! They've done really good work, with the authentic OSDM feeling percolating the whole album.
level   (90/100)
고어적이고 잔혹한 데스메탈의 시초가 아닐까 생각한다. 참으로 야만적인 올드스쿨 데스.
level   (90/100)
절로 머리를 흔들게 하는 올드스쿨 명반. 보컬은 말 그대로 목에서 쥐어짜내는 듯 하다.
level   (90/100)
올드스쿨 데스, 그냥 이게답임.

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