The Skinny: Canadian purveyors of suffocating black/death metal, Paroxsihzem, have completed work on their upcoming vinyl-exclusive MLP Abyss of Excruciating Vexes. Stream the first advance song “Bellicose Psychosis” above.

Following their punishing split CD with Adversarial, this new mini-album sees the band moving towards a new, exciting direction with 25 minutes of the fastest, most violent and vicious material they have ever done. Scheduled for an early Spring release through Hellthrasher Productions, the record comprises 5 new tracks (including the Arkhon Infaustus cover) and is the band’s first effort to feature current drummer, Abyss (most well known as Adversarial’s bass player). The album’s artwork and layout were made by Krag.

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