Outrage are a band from Austria that plays a melodic form of death metal with thrash and metalcore elements and this is a review of their 2013 album "Brutal Human Bastard" which was released by Massacre Records.
"Brutal Human Bastard" which is the intro the album as well as title track opens up with spoken word parts and distorted amp sounds.
"Cryptic Time" the first official song on the album begins with heavy guitar riffs and drums before adding in death metal growls and a few seconds later high pitched screams along with melodic guitar riffing comes into the song and a minute later guitar solos and leads start to come in.
"Addiction" opens up with spoken word samples before adding in growls, drum beats and guitar leads along with some high pitched screams before going into heavier guitar riffing while also keeping around the solos.
"Days Of Disorder" begins with heavy and melodic sounding guitar riffs and drums along with some growls and there are no guitar solos or leads present on the song but there are some high pitched screams towards the end.
"Mexican Standoff" starts up with heavy guitar riffs and drums along with some growls and screams a few seconds later and after awhile t he bass guitars get more powerful as well as the riffing adding in more melody.
"At The Abyss" kicks in with heavy guitar riffs and drums before adding in growls and after awhile the music speeds up a bit but sticks to more of a mid paced direction along with some high pitched screams.
"Pissing Roadside" comes in with heavy guitar and bass riffs along with some drums and a few seconds later growls kick in and a few seconds later the guitar riffing gets more melodic and towards the end there are some high pitched screams and guitar leads being utilized.
"Down From The Silence" is introduced with heavy guitar riffs and drums along with some growls a few seconds later as well as a small amount of high pitched screams and after a minute the guitar riffing gets more melodic and you can also hear bass guitars in certain sections of the song as well as a small amount of guitar leads.
"Wont You Be My Flesh" makes its way in with distorted amp noises before adding in heavy guitar and bass riffs that also utilize some melody along with some drums and a few seconds later growls and screams kick in.
"Deprivation" finds its way in with clean guitar playing and sound effects and a few seconds later hardcore style vocals and melodic guitar riffing comes into the song as well as some guitar leads and solos.
"Negative Creep" which is also the last song on the album as well as a Nirvana cover opens up with heavy guitar and bass riffs along with some drums before the death metal growls and screams kick in along with some melodic guitar riffing.
Song lyrics cover violent and hateful themes, while the production has a very strong, powerful, heavy and professional sound where you can hear all of the musical instruments that are present on this recording.
In my opinion Outrage are a very great sounding melodic death metal band with elements of thrash and metalcore and if you are a fan of this musical genre, you should check out this album. RECOMMENDED TRACKS INCLUDE "Cryptic Time" "Mexican Standoff" "Wont You Be My Flesh" and "Negative Creep". RECOMMENDED BUY.