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Autopsy - The Headless Ritual

7.9 | 116 votes |
Release date: 24 June 2013
Style: Death metal


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01. Slaughter At Beast House
02. Mangled Far Below
03. She Is A Funeral
04. Coffin Crawlers
05. When Hammer Meets Bone
06. Thorns And Ashes
07. Arch Cadaver
08. Flesh Turns To Dust
09. Running From The Goathead
10. The Headless Ritual

Eric Cutler - guitars
Danny Coralles - guitars
Chris Reifert - drums, vocals
Joe Trevisano - bass

Additional info
Recorded and mixed by Adam Munoz.
Artwork by Joe Petagno (Motörhead, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin).

Staff review by
Doc G.
After 18 years, Autopsy have made their glorious return! Now, I know what you're thinking; "clearly this moron is forgetting about Macabre Eternal." First of all; no I didn't, you condescending ass. Second of all; how much of a return can we consider that? Really, the only thing all that remarkable about Macabre Eternal was the fact that it ended a decade-and-a-half hiatus.

published 25.07.2013 | Comments (8)

Their best since Severed Survival. Need I say more?

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20.04.2013 - 15:33
China was a neat
Probably their best album title so far.
03.06.2013 - 13:41
Rating: 8

Just heard 'Arch cadaver' solid.
26.06.2013 - 15:53
Boxcar Willy
yr a kook
Their drummer does the vocals? Sweet, do they play like that live?
14:22 - Marcel Hubregtse
I do your mum
26.06.2013 - 15:57
Marcel Hubregtse
Grumpy Old Fuck
Written by Boxcar Willy on 26.06.2013 at 15:53

Their drummer does the vocals? Sweet, do they play like that live?

Actually the vocal duties are shared between Chris Reifert and Eric Cutler.
Member of the true crusade against European Flower Metal

Yesterday is dead and gone, tomorrow is out of sight
Dawn Crosby (r.i.p.)
05.04.1963 - 15.12.1996

27.06.2013 - 00:26

"Artwork by Joe Petagno (Motörhead, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin)."

28.06.2013 - 00:42

Haven't heard the full album yet, but if Arch Cadaver is a good indicattion for the rest of the album then this album will be well worth it.
29.06.2013 - 08:16
Boxcar Willy
yr a kook
Terrible artwork.
14:22 - Marcel Hubregtse
I do your mum
29.06.2013 - 18:27
Account deleted
Written by Boxcar Willy on 29.06.2013 at 08:16

Terrible artwork.

Don't know album you're talking about, because this artwork is freaking sweet.
29.06.2013 - 22:25
X-Ray Rod
Not really compared to the first two albums.
Written by BloodTears on 19.08.2011 at 18:29
Like you could kiss my ass
Written by Milena on 20.06.2012 at 10:49
Rod, let me love you.
03.07.2013 - 23:50
Rating: 8

This album is just as good as I expected it to be, and then some. 'Arch cadaver' and 'When hammer meets bone' are pure DM awesomeness, whereas 'She is a funeral' (A little long for some I guess) shows the band's instrumental capabilities and effort. One of the best DM releases of the year so far in my opinion.
12.07.2013 - 20:26
Rating: 10

The best death metal record in ages... even better than Macabre Eternal!
While some bands live from their past glory, Autopsy surpasses themselves with every new release.
A Servant in Heaven A King in Hell
25.07.2013 - 23:32
Alex F
Slick Dick Rick
Better than ME (as most people seem to think). Still could have a bit more raw production, but a great album nonetheless.
04.09.2013 - 17:58

This album was unique in the world of death metal ...
04.09.2013 - 18:24

As of 2011, still an **excellent** album of the group we listened ...
When I heard the (Macabre Eternal) album is still in the minds of the members of the group released a new album was scared! My fear was that the album is not strong and well recorded....
Many groups had returned after many years of successful albums did well to collect "But all that ^Autopsy^ is always the best ....
04.09.2013 - 18:37

I am sending this message from " Iran " and the capital city of " Tehran "
Death metal band Autopsy music fans in this city are worshiped as God. "
These albums are everlasting, and day and night. ""
## Autopsy You're the best ##
04.09.2013 - 18:39

Viva death metal

viva Autopsy
04.05.2015 - 02:44
Conspiracy Hero
Super Normal
I'm surprised on hoy much I enjoy this album. Great album and also one of the best things this band did.
Crackhead Megadeth reigns supreme.

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