HATE ETERNAL
Death Metal • United States

MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music online community, from the creators of progarchives.com
HATE ETERNAL picture
Hate Eternal is a death metal band from Florida, United States.

They were formed in 1997, while founder/frontman Erik Rutan was touring and recording as guitarist for death metal legends, Morbid Angel. The group's original line-up included bassist and co-vocalist Jared Anderson, drummer Tim Yeung, and guitarist Doug Cerrito of the band Suffocation.

In 2002, drummer Derek Roddy (formerly of Nile, Divine Empire, and Malevolent Creation) replaced Tim Yeung, and the band set forth to record their second album, King of All Kings as a trio with Erik, Jared and Derek. That summer, Erik Rutan parted ways with Morbid Angel to devote more time to Hate Eternal.

In 2004, the band started work on the much-anticipated follow-up, entitled I, Monarch. Recording began in the fall and the album was released in June of 2005. Hailed by critics and fans alike, the album put forth an innovative new musical approach in
read more...
Thanks to Stooge for the updates

HATE ETERNAL MP3, Free Download/Stream

No HATE ETERNAL MP3s available for streaming.

HATE ETERNAL Online Videos

See all HATE ETERNAL videos

Buy HATE ETERNAL music

Right Now on Ebay (logo)
 Hate Eternal ‎ Hate Eternal ‎"Fury & Flames" SEALED USD $14.00 Buy It Now 6h
Defiled-In Crisis cd new Incantation Hate Eternal Morbid Angel death metal Defiled-In Crisis cd new Incantation Hate Eternal Morbid Angel death metal USD $11.00 Buy It Now 10h
Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst The Ashes CD ICARUS Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst The Ashes CD ICARUS USD $19.89 Buy It Now 1 day
Conquering The Throne by Hate Eternal (CD, Nov-1999, Wicked World (USA)) Conquering The Throne by Hate Eternal (CD, Nov-1999, Wicked World (USA)) USD $9.99 Buy It Now 1 day
HATE ETERNAL HATE ETERNAL "Phoenix Amongst the Ashes" (CD, 2011 Metal Blade) USD $15.95 Buy It Now 1 day
Conquering The Throne - Hate Eternal (2014, Vinyl New) Conquering The Throne - Hate Eternal (2014, Vinyl New) USD $22.22 Buy It Now 1 day
ALAS 'Absolute Purity' Limited Box Set CD Poster Erik Rutan HATE ETERNAL 2001 ALAS 'Absolute Purity' Limited Box Set CD Poster Erik Rutan HATE ETERNAL 2001 USD $15.00 Buy It Now 1 day
Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne [Vinyl New] Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne [Vinyl New] USD $22.37 Buy It Now 1 day
Phoenix Amongst The Ashes - Hate Eternal (2011, CD New) Phoenix Amongst The Ashes - Hate Eternal (2011, CD New) USD $11.88 Buy It Now 1 day
POSTHUMOUS BLASPHERMER DEATH BLACK  METAL CD DEICDE VITAL REMAINS HATE ETERNAL POSTHUMOUS BLASPHERMER DEATH BLACK METAL CD DEICDE VITAL REMAINS HATE ETERNAL USD $9.99 (0 bids)
USD $14.99 Buy It Now
1 day
Throneum - The Unholy Ones(CD, 2007)MASTER BEHEMOTH AZARATH DEATH HATE ETERNAL Throneum - The Unholy Ones(CD, 2007)MASTER BEHEMOTH AZARATH DEATH HATE ETERNAL USD $6.50 Buy It Now 1 day
Aurora Borealis Relinquish RARE OOP Nile Angelcorpse Hate Eternal Black Death Aurora Borealis Relinquish RARE OOP Nile Angelcorpse Hate Eternal Black Death USD $6.99 (0 bids)
USD $9.99 Buy It Now
2 days
Aurora Borealis Time Unveiled Rare USA Version Tim Yeung Hate Eternal death Aurora Borealis Time Unveiled Rare USA Version Tim Yeung Hate Eternal death USD $6.99 (0 bids)
USD $9.99 Buy It Now
2 days
Hate Eternal(CD Album)King Of All Kings (Limited Edition)-VG Hate Eternal(CD Album)King Of All Kings (Limited Edition)-VG USD $47.09 Buy It Now 2 days
Hate Eternal - Fury & And Flames (NEW CD) Hate Eternal - Fury & And Flames (NEW CD) USD $15.24 Buy It Now 2 days
Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst The Ashes [CD New] Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst The Ashes [CD New] USD $12.02 Buy It Now 2 days
INTERNECINE The Book of Lambs CD morbid angel hate eternal vital remains deicide INTERNECINE The Book of Lambs CD morbid angel hate eternal vital remains deicide USD $8.00 Buy It Now 3 days
Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst The Ashes CD METAL BLADE Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst The Ashes CD METAL BLADE USD $16.59 Buy It Now 3 days
Council of the Fallen - Deciphering the Soul CD New Deicide Hate Eternal Council of the Fallen - Deciphering the Soul CD New Deicide Hate Eternal USD $6.00 Buy It Now 3 days
ALAS Absolute Purity LP TOP therion hate eternal morbid angel dreams of sanity ALAS Absolute Purity LP TOP therion hate eternal morbid angel dreams of sanity USD $59.00 Buy It Now 3 days
HATE ETERNAL  King of All Kings LP 2002 earache MOSH206 HATE ETERNAL King of All Kings LP 2002 earache MOSH206 USD $70.00 Buy It Now 3 days
HATE ETERNAL King of All Kings LP Death Metal Earache ex Morbid Angel Erik Rutan HATE ETERNAL King of All Kings LP Death Metal Earache ex Morbid Angel Erik Rutan USD $15.95 (7 bids)
4 days
Hate Eternal Hate Eternal "King Of All Kings" CD - NEW! USD $14.86 Buy It Now 4 days
Dawn Of Azazel 'Relentless' Ulcerate,Gorguts,Hate Eternal,Portal,Immolation Dawn Of Azazel 'Relentless' Ulcerate,Gorguts,Hate Eternal,Portal,Immolation USD $3.10 (0 bids)
4 days
Fury and Flames by Hate Eternal (CD, Feb-2008, Metal Blade) Fury and Flames by Hate Eternal (CD, Feb-2008, Metal Blade) USD $4.00 (0 bids)
USD $6.66 Buy It Now
4 days
HATE ETERNAL EMBROIDERED PATCH  BRUTAL DEATH Metal Negro HATE ETERNAL EMBROIDERED PATCH BRUTAL DEATH Metal Negro USD $5.99 Buy It Now 4 days
HATE ETERNAL BIG POSTER !!!! Obituary/Dismember/At The Gates/Entombed/Immolation HATE ETERNAL BIG POSTER !!!! Obituary/Dismember/At The Gates/Entombed/Immolation USD $8.88 Buy It Now 5 days
Hate Eternal Hate Eternal "I, Monarch" Ltd CD w/ Slipcase + Poster USD $14.86 Buy It Now 5 days
Hate Eternal Hate Eternal "I, Monarch" CD/DVD Classic Series NEW! USD $16.35 Buy It Now 5 days
Hate Eternal THE BERZERKER Decapitated GARDEN OF SHADOWS Corporation 187 CD OOP Hate Eternal THE BERZERKER Decapitated GARDEN OF SHADOWS Corporation 187 CD OOP USD $1.99 Buy It Now 5 days
Hate Eternal-Fury and Flames CD NEW Hate Eternal-Fury and Flames CD NEW USD $15.26 Buy It Now 5 days
HATE ETERNAL  HATE ETERNAL "King Of All Kings" (CD) DEATH METAL USD $7.74 Buy It Now 5 days
Council of the Fallen-Deciphering Soul RARE CD Hate Eternal Morbid Angel style Council of the Fallen-Deciphering Soul RARE CD Hate Eternal Morbid Angel style USD $8.99 Buy It Now 6 days
Hate Eternal - I Monarch CD + DVD [Morbid Angel Incantation Immolation Deicide] Hate Eternal - I Monarch CD + DVD [Morbid Angel Incantation Immolation Deicide] USD $4.99 Buy It Now 6 days
HATE ETERNAL Fury and Flames CD HATE ETERNAL Fury and Flames CD USD $0.99 (1 bids)
6 days
King Of All Kings - Hate Eternal (2006, CD New) King Of All Kings - Hate Eternal (2006, CD New) USD $13.08 Buy It Now 6 days
HATE ETERNAL - KING OF ALL KINGS (UK) NEW CD HATE ETERNAL - KING OF ALL KINGS (UK) NEW CD USD $25.53 Buy It Now 6 days
Hate Eternal - RARE Hoodie,Morbid Angel,Ripping Corpse,Deeds of Flesh,Nile,Vile Hate Eternal - RARE Hoodie,Morbid Angel,Ripping Corpse,Deeds of Flesh,Nile,Vile USD $40.00 (0 bids)
6 days
Krisiun - Black Force Domain LP Death Metal,Hate Eternal,Immolation,Sinister Krisiun - Black Force Domain LP Death Metal,Hate Eternal,Immolation,Sinister USD $35.00 Buy It Now 6 days
Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings [CD New] Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings [CD New] USD $14.18 Buy It Now 7 days
Hate Eternal - Fury & Flames NEW CD Hate Eternal - Fury & Flames NEW CD USD $12.21 Buy It Now 7 days
MASACHIST Scorned HATE ETERNAL DEICIDE MORBID ANGEL MASACHIST Scorned HATE ETERNAL DEICIDE MORBID ANGEL USD $9.50 Buy It Now 7 days
HATE ETERNAL - FURY & FLAMES - 03984146562 HATE ETERNAL - FURY & FLAMES - 03984146562 USD $15.89 Buy It Now 7 days
HATE ETERNAL PHOENIX AMONGST THE ASHES SEALED CD NEW 2012 HATE ETERNAL PHOENIX AMONGST THE ASHES SEALED CD NEW 2012 USD $5.99 Buy It Now 7 days
Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst the Ashes - 03984149822 Hate Eternal - Phoenix Amongst the Ashes - 03984149822 USD $15.89 Buy It Now 7 days
Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne NEW CD Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne NEW CD USD $10.25 Buy It Now 7 days
Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings NEW CD Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings NEW CD USD $10.25 Buy It Now 7 days
Hate Eternal - I, Monarch NEW CD Hate Eternal - I, Monarch NEW CD USD $12.48 Buy It Now 7 days
 HATE ETERNAL-FURY AND FLAMES-CD METAL BLAD NEW HATE ETERNAL-FURY AND FLAMES-CD METAL BLAD NEW USD $11.29 Buy It Now 7 days
Hate Eternal / Conquering the Throne JAPAN Morbid Angel Monstrosity OOP!!!!! D Hate Eternal / Conquering the Throne JAPAN Morbid Angel Monstrosity OOP!!!!! D USD $69.99 Buy It Now 8 days
KRISIUN Conquering North America CD LTD 1000 Deicide Hate Eternal Vital Remains KRISIUN Conquering North America CD LTD 1000 Deicide Hate Eternal Vital Remains USD $17.99 Buy It Now 8 days
King of All Kings by Hate Eternal (CD, Sep-2002, Earache (Label)) King of All Kings by Hate Eternal (CD, Sep-2002, Earache (Label)) USD $3.99 Buy It Now 9 days
HATE ETERNAL - CONQUERING THE THRONE NEW VINYL HATE ETERNAL - CONQUERING THE THRONE NEW VINYL USD $28.36 Buy It Now 9 days
Death Metal Christmas : J.J. Hrubovcak : Hate Eternal : Xmas: Nutcracker Death Metal Christmas : J.J. Hrubovcak : Hate Eternal : Xmas: Nutcracker USD $5.98 Buy It Now 9 days
King of All Kings, Hate Eternal, Good King of All Kings, Hate Eternal, Good USD $7.90 Buy It Now 9 days
So Mote It Be CD Acheron Hate Eternal Dying Fetus Usurper Pessimist+ death metal So Mote It Be CD Acheron Hate Eternal Dying Fetus Usurper Pessimist+ death metal USD $2.99 Buy It Now 10 days
HATE ETERNAL -THE PERILOUS FIGHT-LIVE AT THE GARBAGE LONDON DVD BRAND NEW SEALED HATE ETERNAL -THE PERILOUS FIGHT-LIVE AT THE GARBAGE LONDON DVD BRAND NEW SEALED USD $12.91 Buy It Now 10 days
Hate Eternal - I Monarch [CD New] Hate Eternal - I Monarch [CD New] USD $17.00 Buy It Now 10 days
Hate Eternal(CD Album)King Of All Kings (Limited Edition)-VG Hate Eternal(CD Album)King Of All Kings (Limited Edition)-VG USD $55.99 Buy It Now 10 days
Abyssic Hate-Eternal Damnation   Black and white Abyssic Hate patch.  Abyssic Hate-Eternal Damnation Black and white Abyssic Hate patch. USD $4.10 Buy It Now 10 days
Hate Eternal - I Monarch (CD New) Hate Eternal - I Monarch (CD New) USD $13.55 Buy It Now 10 days
AURORA BOREALIS Worldshapers HATE ETERNAL ANGEL CORPSE IMMORTAL CARCASS,NILE AURORA BOREALIS Worldshapers HATE ETERNAL ANGEL CORPSE IMMORTAL CARCASS,NILE USD $13.00 Buy It Now 10 days
Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings  Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings USD $9.49 Buy It Now 11 days
SANCTIFICATION Black Reign MORBID ANGEL HATE ETERNAL SANCTIFICATION Black Reign MORBID ANGEL HATE ETERNAL USD $8.00 Buy It Now 11 days
DESTROYING DIVINITY Hollow Dominion CD MORBID ANGEL, HATE ETERNAL, IMMOLATION DESTROYING DIVINITY Hollow Dominion CD MORBID ANGEL, HATE ETERNAL, IMMOLATION USD $9.99 Buy It Now 12 days
Godless Truth Repudilation Extremely Rare! Hypocrisy Immolation Hate Eternal Godless Truth Repudilation Extremely Rare! Hypocrisy Immolation Hate Eternal USD $40.00 Buy It Now 12 days
Cannibal Corpse The Bleeding Mortician Angelcorpse Cannabis Corpse Hate Eternal Cannibal Corpse The Bleeding Mortician Angelcorpse Cannabis Corpse Hate Eternal USD $32.00 Buy It Now 12 days
Hate Eternal: I Monarch + The Perilous Fight Limited Edition CD DVD Set 2008 NEW Hate Eternal: I Monarch + The Perilous Fight Limited Edition CD DVD Set 2008 NEW USD $10.95 Buy It Now 13 days
RIPPING CORPSE Dreaming With The Dead Cd Org91 Kraze Hate Eternal Morbid Angel RIPPING CORPSE Dreaming With The Dead Cd Org91 Kraze Hate Eternal Morbid Angel USD $15.99 Buy It Now 14 days
Phoenix Amongst the Ashes - Hate Eternal CD METAL BLADE DIGIPAK DEATH METAL RARE Phoenix Amongst the Ashes - Hate Eternal CD METAL BLADE DIGIPAK DEATH METAL RARE USD $4.95 Buy It Now 14 days
Hate Eternal - Conquering the Throne LP - Death Metal - SEALED new copy Hate Eternal - Conquering the Throne LP - Death Metal - SEALED new copy USD $24.99 Buy It Now 14 days
Conquering the Throne by Hate Eternal (Vinyl, Sep-2014, Earache (Label)) Conquering the Throne by Hate Eternal (Vinyl, Sep-2014, Earache (Label)) USD $21.99 Buy It Now 14 days
HATE ETERNAL  HATE ETERNAL "Fury & Flames" (CD) METAL USD $7.74 Buy It Now 14 days
BLASTMASTERS Twisted Metal CD diabolic hate eternal BLASTMASTERS Twisted Metal CD diabolic hate eternal USD $4.39 Buy It Now 15 days
Fury and Flames - Hate Eternal CD Metal Blade RARE DEATH METAL GREAT ALBUM Fury and Flames - Hate Eternal CD Metal Blade RARE DEATH METAL GREAT ALBUM USD $5.79 Buy It Now 15 days
hate eternal-european tour 2000-t shirt-original-death metal-morbid angel-roddy hate eternal-european tour 2000-t shirt-original-death metal-morbid angel-roddy USD $50.00 Buy It Now 15 days
HATE ETERNAL - Conquering the Throne LP New SEALED vinyl HATE ETERNAL - Conquering the Throne LP New SEALED vinyl USD $23.99 Buy It Now 15 days
@ CD Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne / WICKED WORLD 1999 ORG 1st PRESS @ CD Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne / WICKED WORLD 1999 ORG 1st PRESS USD $12.99 Buy It Now 16 days
@ CD Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings / EARACHE RECORDS 2002 @ CD Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings / EARACHE RECORDS 2002 USD $9.99 Buy It Now 16 days
Hate Eternal / Fury & Flames JAPAN Cannibal Corpse Morbid Angel *R Hate Eternal / Fury & Flames JAPAN Cannibal Corpse Morbid Angel *R USD $34.99 Buy It Now 16 days
HATE ETERNAL I monarch CD PROMO 2005 Earache ‎– MOSH286CDPRO  HATE ETERNAL I monarch CD PROMO 2005 Earache ‎– MOSH286CDPRO USD $9.99 Buy It Now 17 days
Diabolic - Vengeance Ascending CD New Deicide Morbid Angel Hate Eternal Diabolic - Vengeance Ascending CD New Deicide Morbid Angel Hate Eternal USD $12.00 Buy It Now 17 days
HATE ETERNAL - I MONARCH (DELUXE CD+DVD) - 5055006528671 HATE ETERNAL - I MONARCH (DELUXE CD+DVD) - 5055006528671 USD $15.19 Buy It Now 17 days
HATE ETERNAL - KING OF ALL KINGS - 5055006526011 HATE ETERNAL - KING OF ALL KINGS - 5055006526011 USD $12.99 Buy It Now 17 days
HATE ETERNAL - CONQUERING THE THRONE - 5016556310628 HATE ETERNAL - CONQUERING THE THRONE - 5016556310628 USD $13.76 Buy It Now 17 days
HATE ETERNAL - I MONARCH NEW CD HATE ETERNAL - I MONARCH NEW CD USD $18.23 Buy It Now 19 days
HATE ETERNAL-CONQUERING THE THRONE-CD ADA/EARACH NEW HATE ETERNAL-CONQUERING THE THRONE-CD ADA/EARACH NEW USD $14.19 Buy It Now 19 days
Hate Eternal - Fury and Flames Promo Album (CD 2008) (Metal) Collectable CD Hate Eternal - Fury and Flames Promo Album (CD 2008) (Metal) Collectable CD USD $7.42 Buy It Now 19 days
Hate Eternal Hate Eternal "Conquering The Throne" CD - NEW! USD $14.86 Buy It Now 20 days
Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne CD OOP Hate Eternal - Conquering The Throne CD OOP USD $15.99 Buy It Now 20 days
Hate Eternal – I, Monarch Hate Eternal – I, Monarch USD $10.99 Buy It Now 20 days
Chaos Inception - Collision With Oblivion CD Morbid Angel Hate Eternal Chaos Inception - Collision With Oblivion CD Morbid Angel Hate Eternal USD $10.00 Buy It Now 20 days
Chaos Inception - The Abrogation CD Morbid Angel Hate Eternal Death Metal Chaos Inception - The Abrogation CD Morbid Angel Hate Eternal Death Metal USD $10.00 Buy It Now 20 days
20 CD Death Metal LOT - Vile Behemoth Aborted Skinless Hate Eternal Many More! 20 CD Death Metal LOT - Vile Behemoth Aborted Skinless Hate Eternal Many More! USD $114.99 Buy It Now 20 days
HATE ETERNAL-PHOENIX AMONGST THE ASHES-CD METAL BLAD NEW HATE ETERNAL-PHOENIX AMONGST THE ASHES-CD METAL BLAD NEW USD $11.89 Buy It Now 21 days
King Of All Kings - Hate Eternal (2002, CD New) King Of All Kings - Hate Eternal (2002, CD New) USD $13.57 Buy It Now 21 days
Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings [CD New] Hate Eternal - King Of All Kings [CD New] USD $17.47 Buy It Now 22 days
Showing all 100 items | Price may be different, data is cached every 1h | Keyword-based search | Ordered by ending time | See results on eBay.com
Amazon (logo)
Phoenix Amongst the AshesPhoenix Amongst the Ashes
Metal Blade 2011
Audio CD$7.22
$5.74 (used)
I MonarchI Monarch
Earache 2013
Audio CD$9.12
$7.89 (used)
King of All KingsKing of All Kings
Earache 2013
Audio CD$9.39
$15.74 (used)
Conquering the ThroneConquering the Throne
Wicked World 1999
Audio CD$5.25
$5.04 (used)
Fury & FlamesFury & Flames
Metal Blade 2008
Audio CD$6.65
$1.59 (used)
Perilous FightPerilous Fight
Import
2006
DVD$15.75
$9.75 (used)
Showing 6 items | Cache expiring in 72h | Keyword-based search | Best seller rank | More results on Amazon.com

More places to buy metal & HATE ETERNAL music

HATE ETERNAL Discography

HATE ETERNAL albums / top albums

.. Album Cover 4.17 | 3 ratings
Conquering the Throne
Death Metal 1999
.. Album Cover 4.00 | 4 ratings
King of All Kings
Death Metal 2002
.. Album Cover 3.07 | 5 ratings
I, Monarch
Death Metal 2005
.. Album Cover 3.29 | 4 ratings
Fury & Flames
Death Metal 2008
.. Album Cover 3.22 | 8 ratings
Phoenix Amongst the Ashes
Death Metal 2011

HATE ETERNAL EPs & splits

.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Engulfed In Grief / Promo '97
Death Metal 1997

HATE ETERNAL live albums

HATE ETERNAL demos, promos, fans club and other releases (no bootlegs)

HATE ETERNAL boxset & compilations

HATE ETERNAL singles (0)

HATE ETERNAL movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

.. Album Cover
4.00 | 1 ratings
The Perilous Fight
Death Metal 2007

HATE ETERNAL Reviews

HATE ETERNAL Phoenix Amongst the Ashes

Album · 2011 · Death Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
UMUR
"Phoenix Amongst the Ashes" is the 5th full-length studio album by US death metal act Hate Eternal. The album was released in May 2011 by Metal Blade Records.

If you are familiar with the previous releases by Hate Eternal, you know what to expect when you put on "Phoenix Amongst the Ashes". Fast blasting death metal with twisted dissonant riffs played by a band that know their chops more than most. Frontman and guitarist Erik Rutan has of course reached legendary status in the death metal community because of his involvement with Morbid Angel, but while there are certainly references in the music to Morbid Angel, Hate Eternal has always been a different kind of beast and little has changed in that regard on "Phoenix Amongst the Ashes".

When you put on a Hate Eternal album ( take your pick they all have a somewhat similar sound) you can always expect to be blown back in your seat and that´s exactly what happens when listening to the opening trio of tracks before the band slow things down a bit with "Haunting Abound". It´s the first track on the album that´s actually able to captivate me a bit. The endless blasting, the one-dimensional growling style and the chaotic muffled production job don´t do the music any favours. Fortunately it helps a bit when the pace is lowered. Unfortunately most of the album is played in a furious pace with the chaotic riffs drowned in the muddy production and songwriting the features very few hooks to hold on to, making the 41:06 minutes long album seem longer than it actually is. Honestly getting through this album is somewhat of a trial for me.

Objectively seen I guess "Phoenix Amongst the Ashes" is a pretty high quality death metal album that I´m sure people into the band´s style will enjoy greatly. To my ears the band need to write some more memorable material before they´ll hook me, but I guess that statement is getting old coming from me, since I´ve said just about the same about all other album releases by the band that I´ve reviewed. So I´ll play nice and give a 3 star rating, but I must admit I´m wondering more and more why Hate Eternal are counted among the elite of US death metal.

HATE ETERNAL Phoenix Amongst the Ashes

Album · 2011 · Death Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Time Signature
The eternal ruler...

Genre: brutal death-grind

Brutal, chaotic, blastbeat-ladden death-grind is what this release has to offer. And while really brutal music can be awesome, I think that there is a certain threshold in terms of how far you can take it. Hate Eternal, deliberately I am sure, take it below this threshold, which has both positive and negative results I think.

I know that blastbeats is a trademark of Hate Eternal's, so an abundance of them is to be expected. I think, however, that there are too many blasting parts on this album. There are so many that it kind of stops being brutal - I guess it is just a question over over-saturation.

But there are also a lot of interesting elements on this album. For instance, groovy riffage is combined with blastbeats, which creates an interesting tension, and dissonant chords are also extensively used, which certainly challenges the listener. To me, it seems that an essential part of the style is experimentation with how far you can take your music in the direction of chaos without it disintegrating completely - some very good examples of this are "The Art of Redemption" and the title track.

A lot of interesting stuff, to be sure, but to me the music becomes the most interesting when Hate Eternal exit blastbeat country, because then the music attains a more palpable and definable texture.

The high level of abstraction requires a high level of musicianship, and the musicians that perform on this album have that.

This is a challenging listen, but if you are into very brutal music and also like to be challenged as a listener, then I recommend that you check out this album.

HATE ETERNAL Fury & Flames

Album · 2008 · Death Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
UMUR
Fury & Flames is the 4th full-length studio album by American death metal act Hate Eternal. The album was released in February 2008 by Metal Blade Records. It´s interesting to note that Cannibal Corpse bassist Alex Webster plays on the album as does Erik Rutan´s old Ripping Corpse collegue Shaune Kelley, who plays guitar on the album.

The music on Fury & Flames continues down exactly the same path as the music on the predecessor I, Monarch (2005). The sound production is fortunately a bit better on Fury & Flames than was the case on I, Monarch, which makes it a notch easier on the ears. The music is still brutal and technically well played death metal with blasting drums and atonal and adventurous riffing. Listening to Fury & Flames is like being run over by a freight train or something similarly unpleasant. The band are relentlessly brutal and take no prisoners in that department. There is no doubt that Erik Rutan is a visionary that wants to evolve the death metal genre and I have great respect for the way he twists his riffs and tries to do new things, but when that is said, I think the album lacks variation and memorable hooks. This is yet another one-dimensional ultra fast-paced death metal attack by Hate Eternal and while the band probably have legions of fans who appreciate their music, they will need to incorporate more variation into their music to captivate me. A 3 star rating is warranted.

HATE ETERNAL I, Monarch

Album · 2005 · Death Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
UMUR
I, Monarch is the 3rd full-length studio album by American death metal act Hate Eternal. The album was released in June 2005 by Earache Records.

The music on the album is relentlessly brutal and fast-paced death metal. The musicianship is outstanding. Blasting drums and adventurous atonal riffing are some of the trademarks of Hate Eternal. The vocals are growls. Erik Rutan certainly sounds brutal but he also sounds monotone and he lacks a personal singing style. While all 10 tracks are fierce and well played death metal attacks, I think the album lacks variation, but what´s even worse, it seriously lacks dynamics. The pedal is seldom lifted and you´re not given any time to breathe at all. The only song that stands out a bit from the rest is the closing instrumental track Faceless One.

The production by bandleader/ vocalist/ guitarist Erik Rutan is professional but it doesn´t help bring out the details in the music. I think it´s a bit flat and lifeless.

I´ve given I, Monarch a fair amount of spins since it was released and unfortunately my interest in the album has only decreased since then. Brutal, technically well played and even adventurous at times death metal should be right down my alley, but something is definitely missing here to make I, Monarch a good listening experience for me. This one is simply too one-dimnesional for my taste. A 3 star rating is warranted.

HATE ETERNAL King of All Kings

Album · 2002 · Death Metal
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
aiylyn
Blast beat assembly line,

What we have here is a factory churning out blast beats. This is immediately followed by.....even more blast beats! Now don't get me wrong, this is not a bad thing. Roddy is a drumming MACHINE. The other two band members aren't exactly technical slouches either. Dare I say, I like Hate Eternal even more than their godfather, Morbid Angel? I haven't heard their first album so I won't pass that judgment just yet. If you like your metal brutal and unrelenting, sort of like a freight train, go ahead. Pick it up. Just make sure you like blast beats first.

HATE ETERNAL Movies Reviews

No HATE ETERNAL movie reviews posted yet.

HATE ETERNAL Shouts

Please login to post a shout
No shouts posted yet. Be the first member to do so above!

HATE ETERNAL Index

Member Zone

Username:
Password:
Stay signed in

Metal Subgenres

Artists Alpha-index

MMA TOP 5 Metal ALBUMS

Rating by members, ranked by custom algorithm
Albums with 30 ratings and more
Rust in Peace Thrash Metal
MEGADETH
Buy this album from our partners
Master of Puppets Thrash Metal
METALLICA
Buy this album from our partners
Paranoid Traditional heavy metal
BLACK SABBATH
Buy this album from our partners
Symbolic Death Metal
DEATH
Buy this album from our partners
Keeper of the Seven Keys Part 2 Power Metal
HELLOWEEN
Buy this album from our partners

New Metal Artists

New Metal Releases

Tokyo Dome Live in Concert Hard Rock
VAN HALEN
Buy this album from MMA partners
Pictures Progressive Metal
CYRAX
Buy this album from MMA partners
Living As Ghosts With Buildings As Teeth Progressive Metal
RISHLOO
Buy this album from MMA partners
Virtual Crime Alternative Metal
TRISTANA
Buy this album from MMA partners
Overflow Death Metal
SICKENING HORROR
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Free Metal MP3 download/stream

New Metal Online Videos

Michael Schenker's Temple of Rock : Vigilante Man (HQ)
MICHAEL SCHENKER’S TEMPLE OF ROCK
diamondblack· 1 day ago
Steve Vai - Shy Boy [LIVE]
STEVE VAI
dark2711· 3 days ago
More videos

New MMA Metal Forum Topics

More in the forums

New Site interactions

More...

Latest Metal News

members-submitted

More in the forums

Social Media

Share this site
Follow us

Buy Metal Music Online