Making Monsters (2010, Out of Line/Metropolis Records)
The first time I tried to describe Combichrist’s industrial sound to someone, I said “you know, it’s like, zombie-killing beats!” I didn’t sell them on coming to a live show with me, sadly. It’s my fault. I said “industrial” when I really should have said “aggrotech.”
If you’re not familiar with Combichrist, it is absolutely my pleasure to share my thoughts on 2010’s Making Monsters in the hopes that you’ll check it out. If you are familiar with Combichrist: who’s your favourite drummer, Trevor or Joey?
“Declamation,” the opening