NASUM
Grindcore • Sweden

MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music online community, from the creators of progarchives.com
NASUM picture
Nasum was a grindcore band from Sweden.

The band was formed during the later part of 1992 by Anders Jakobson (guitar) and Rickard Alriksson (drums/vocals) as a sideproject to the death metal band Necrony. The idea was to create true grindcore in the vein of old Napalm Death.

Spring 1993: Necrony's homelabel, German Poserslaughter Records offered Nasum to share a 7" EP with Australian goregrinders Blood Duster. Nasum accepted the offer, but in time the record turned out to be a Nasum/Agathocles split-7" EP.

Two weeks before the first Nasum recording, another guitarist (Mieszko Talarczyk) was added. Together the band completed six tracks that were recorded at Unisound Studios in July 1993. The tracks were later released as the "Blind World" split-7" EP with Agathocles.

Awaiting the release of the EP, a tape with the songs were sent out to different labels with the intention to pick up more
read more...
Thanks to Stooge for the updates

NASUM MP3, Free Download/Stream

NASUM Online Videos

See all NASUM videos

Buy NASUM music

Right Now on Ebay (logo)
Doombringer by Nasum (CD, Mar-2008, Relapse Records (USA)) Doombringer by Nasum (CD, Mar-2008, Relapse Records (USA)) USD $0.99 (1 bids)
4h
CSSO / FILTH - 2002 SPLIT 7 CSSO / FILTH - 2002 SPLIT 7" - PSYCHEDELIC GRINDCORE NASUM SIGH MALIGNANT TUMOUR USD $8.36 Buy It Now 6h
SENSELESS APOCALYPSE / HARSH - 1998 SPLIT 7 SENSELESS APOCALYPSE / HARSH - 1998 SPLIT 7" - GRINDCORE AGATHOCLES NASUM USD $8.36 Buy It Now 6h
Leng Tch'e-Marasmus(promo cd) Nasum Aborted Pig Destroyer Leng Tch'e-Marasmus(promo cd) Nasum Aborted Pig Destroyer USD $0.99 (0 bids)
7h
Antigama Resonance  Clear LP Lim To 100 Nasum Mumakil Pig Destroyer Origin Rot Antigama Resonance Clear LP Lim To 100 Nasum Mumakil Pig Destroyer Origin Rot USD $25.00 Buy It Now 17h
Nasum- inhale/exhale cd Nasum- inhale/exhale cd USD $15.00 Buy It Now 20h
Rakitis Suppository Split 7 Rakitis Suppository Split 7" Excruciating Terror Grindcore Leng Tch'e Nasum USD $1.99 Buy It Now 22h
EXHALE - FESTERFICATION CD Czech Grindcore NASUM REGURGITATE EXHALE - FESTERFICATION CD Czech Grindcore NASUM REGURGITATE USD $6.99 Buy It Now 22h
NAPALM DEATH CD LOT Death Metal GRINDCORE Benediction TERRORIZER Nasum REPULSION NAPALM DEATH CD LOT Death Metal GRINDCORE Benediction TERRORIZER Nasum REPULSION USD $32.99 (0 bids)
USD $49.99 Buy It Now
1 day
ROTTEN SOUND EMBROIDERED PATCH GRINDCORE NASUM NAPALM DEATH DESTROY Metal Negro ROTTEN SOUND EMBROIDERED PATCH GRINDCORE NASUM NAPALM DEATH DESTROY Metal Negro USD $6.99 Buy It Now 1 day
NAPALM DEATH-UTOPIA BANISHED carcass,nasum,discharge,repulsion 1992 EARACHE ORG! NAPALM DEATH-UTOPIA BANISHED carcass,nasum,discharge,repulsion 1992 EARACHE ORG! USD $14.99 Buy It Now 1 day
NAPALM DEATH-SCUM carcass,nasum,rotten sound 2002 EARACHE RE-ISSUE NAPALM DEATH-SCUM carcass,nasum,rotten sound 2002 EARACHE RE-ISSUE USD $8.99 Buy It Now 1 day
Cadaveric Spasm PA Grindcore, Napalm Death, Nasum, Pig Destroyer, Misery Index Cadaveric Spasm PA Grindcore, Napalm Death, Nasum, Pig Destroyer, Misery Index USD $12.00 (0 bids)
1 day
Complete Failure CD w/ bonus Leng Tch'e CD Nasum Brutal Truth Pig Destroyer Complete Failure CD w/ bonus Leng Tch'e CD Nasum Brutal Truth Pig Destroyer USD $14.00 Buy It Now 1 day
Mumakil - Behold the Failure LP Relapse Nasum Mumakil - Behold the Failure LP Relapse Nasum USD $6.99 (0 bids)
1 day
DOGMATIZED-7 DOGMATIZED-7" Dahmer Agathocles CBT Mesrine Pig Destroyer Nasum Birdflesh Grind USD $8.00 (0 bids)
USD $11.00 Buy It Now
1 day
JACK Inhumanus CD (digipak) NASUM Gadget EXTREME NOISE TERROR Disrupt GRIND JACK Inhumanus CD (digipak) NASUM Gadget EXTREME NOISE TERROR Disrupt GRIND USD $9.99 Buy It Now 1 day
Rotten Sound Rotten Sound "Exit" LP Willowtip Red Splatter Vinyl Nasum Gadget Grind Death USD $4.75 (2 bids)
2 days
PIG DESTROYER Phantom Limb RARE Nasum Napalm Death Brutal Truth Kill The Client PIG DESTROYER Phantom Limb RARE Nasum Napalm Death Brutal Truth Kill The Client USD $10.00 (0 bids)
2 days
PIG DESTROYER Terrifyer RARE Nasum Napalm Death Brutal Truth Rotten Sound Kill PIG DESTROYER Terrifyer RARE Nasum Napalm Death Brutal Truth Rotten Sound Kill USD $10.00 (0 bids)
2 days
PIG DESTROYER Prowler In The Yard RARE Nasum Napalm Death Brutal Truth Rotten PIG DESTROYER Prowler In The Yard RARE Nasum Napalm Death Brutal Truth Rotten USD $10.00 (0 bids)
2 days
LENG TCH'E Process Of Elimination - Regurgitate Nasum Rotten Sound Aborted Nile LENG TCH'E Process Of Elimination - Regurgitate Nasum Rotten Sound Aborted Nile USD $15.00 (0 bids)
2 days
SCREAMING AFTERBIRTH Drunk On Feces - RARE Regurgitate Carcass Haemorrhage Nasum SCREAMING AFTERBIRTH Drunk On Feces - RARE Regurgitate Carcass Haemorrhage Nasum USD $20.00 (0 bids)
2 days
NASUM Shift - Napalm Death Rotten Sound Brutal Truth Phobia Regurgitate Mumakil NASUM Shift - Napalm Death Rotten Sound Brutal Truth Phobia Regurgitate Mumakil USD $13.00 (0 bids)
2 days
NILE Nasum GROINCHURN Cryptopsy ANAL BLAST Gb Arts CD NILE Nasum GROINCHURN Cryptopsy ANAL BLAST Gb Arts CD USD $9.99 Buy It Now 2 days
DERANGED ACHITECTS OF PERVERSIONS, NECRONY,NASUM,VOMITURITION,DISGRACE,XYSMA DERANGED ACHITECTS OF PERVERSIONS, NECRONY,NASUM,VOMITURITION,DISGRACE,XYSMA USD $29.99 Buy It Now 2 days
Machetazo Hellnation Nasum Slayer Carcass Repulsion Warsore Anal Cunt LOT! Machetazo Hellnation Nasum Slayer Carcass Repulsion Warsore Anal Cunt LOT! USD $39.00 (0 bids)
2 days
NAPALM DEATH UTOPIA BANISHED CARCASS TERRORIZER REPULSION DEFECATION NASUM DIE! NAPALM DEATH UTOPIA BANISHED CARCASS TERRORIZER REPULSION DEFECATION NASUM DIE! USD $7.99 (0 bids)
2 days
Coldworker Rotting Paradise 12 Coldworker Rotting Paradise 12" relapse records ex NASUM USD $7.00 (0 bids)
2 days
Coldworker Coldworker "The Contaminated Void" 12" vinyl relapse records ex NASUM USD $7.00 (0 bids)
2 days
cadaveric crematorium - grindpeace, broken hope portal cephalic carnage nasum cadaveric crematorium - grindpeace, broken hope portal cephalic carnage nasum USD $5.99 (0 bids)
2 days
NASUM - 2003 Magazine Poster NASUM - 2003 Magazine Poster USD $7.46 Buy It Now 3 days
WORMROT Abuse 2 CD Nasum Insect Warfare Phobia Napalm Death 57 TRACKS WORMROT Abuse 2 CD Nasum Insect Warfare Phobia Napalm Death 57 TRACKS USD $14.99 Buy It Now 3 days
I Abhor/Wormrot I Abhor/Wormrot "Split" CD Scrotum Jus Nasum Grindcore RARE 2010 USD $0.99 (1 bids)
3 days
Internal Damage Internal Damage "Blindness And Denial" CD Core Records Nasum Grindcore RARE 2010 USD $0.99 (0 bids)
3 days
BRUTAL TRUTH-NEED TO CONTROL nuclear assault,carcass,nasum 1994 EARACHE ORG!! BRUTAL TRUTH-NEED TO CONTROL nuclear assault,carcass,nasum 1994 EARACHE ORG!! USD $9.99 Buy It Now 3 days
Neuropathia/Putrescence Neuropathia/Putrescence "Split" CD Scrotum Jus Nasum Grindcore RARE 2010 USD $0.99 (1 bids)
3 days
REGURGITATE - DEVIANT CD. DEAD INFECTION, CREMATORY, NASUM, GRINDCORE. GORE. REGURGITATE - DEVIANT CD. DEAD INFECTION, CREMATORY, NASUM, GRINDCORE. GORE. USD $5.00 (0 bids)
3 days
Napalm Death Napalm Death "Scum" Tape Relativity Assuck Anal Cunt Nasum Carcass Grindcore USD $5.50 (2 bids)
3 days
NASUM - INHALE EXHALE NEW CD NASUM - INHALE EXHALE NEW CD USD $18.51 Buy It Now 3 days
Unholy Grave/Mass Separation Unholy Grave/Mass Separation "Split" Tape Ratgirl Nasum Grindcore RARE 2014 USD $0.99 (0 bids)
3 days
Haemorrhage Haemorrhage "Obnoxious" 10" Power It Up Nasum Grindcore RARE 2014 USD $0.99 (1 bids)
3 days
Jesus Crost Jesus Crost "1986" 12" Rodel Assuck Nasum Grindcore RARE 2014 USD $0.99 (1 bids)
3 days
FETUS EATERS Manticore LP Red/Black splatter nasum brutal truth napalm death FETUS EATERS Manticore LP Red/Black splatter nasum brutal truth napalm death USD $9.99 Buy It Now 3 days
Retaliation - The Execution CD Nasum, Gadget, Agathocles, Terrorizer, RARE LOOK Retaliation - The Execution CD Nasum, Gadget, Agathocles, Terrorizer, RARE LOOK USD $6.66 (0 bids)
3 days
Avulsion/Forced Expression,1996 14 song split 7 Avulsion/Forced Expression,1996 14 song split 7" w/postcard,grindcore,Nasum,EX USD $6.99 (0 bids)
4 days
Beyond Terror Beyond Grace Our Ashes Built Mountains Nasum NEW death Beyond Terror Beyond Grace Our Ashes Built Mountains Nasum NEW death USD $6.99 (0 bids)
USD $9.09 Buy It Now
4 days
Violent Headache / Necromorph Split CD Grind Nasum Repulsion Violent Headache / Necromorph Split CD Grind Nasum Repulsion USD $6.66 (0 bids)
USD $8.99 Buy It Now
4 days
aborted strychnine 213 napalm death discordance axis entombed nasum nausea sob aborted strychnine 213 napalm death discordance axis entombed nasum nausea sob USD $9.99 (0 bids)
4 days
napalm death by manipulation og carcass heresy drop dead nasum insect warfare napalm death by manipulation og carcass heresy drop dead nasum insect warfare USD $10.99 (0 bids)
4 days
HAEMORRHAGE-LIVE CARNAGE carcass,nasum,exhumed,napalm death 2013 HPGD HAEMORRHAGE-LIVE CARNAGE carcass,nasum,exhumed,napalm death 2013 HPGD USD $12.50 Buy It Now 4 days
Agathocles/Neid Agathocles/Neid "Split" 7" Zas Nasum Infest Grindcore RARE 2014 USD $0.99 (0 bids)
4 days
AGATHOCLES - BLACK CLOUDS DETERMINATE CD. CYBER RECS, NAPALM DEATH, NASUM, RARE AGATHOCLES - BLACK CLOUDS DETERMINATE CD. CYBER RECS, NAPALM DEATH, NASUM, RARE USD $20.00 (0 bids)
4 days
Dropdead/Totalitär Dropdead/Totalitär "Split" 7" Prank Infest Nasum Grindcore RARE 2002 USD $0.99 (1 bids)
4 days
Dysmorfic/Death On/Off Dysmorfic/Death On/Off "Split" 7" Zas Nasum Assuck Grindcore 2014 USD $0.99 (0 bids)
4 days
Nasum(CD Album)Helvete-Relapse-RR 6569 2-US-Very Good Nasum(CD Album)Helvete-Relapse-RR 6569 2-US-Very Good USD $16.99 Buy It Now 4 days
Maruta - In Narcosis NEW CD 2008 FOR FANS OF PIG DESTROYER CARCASS NASUM PHOBIA Maruta - In Narcosis NEW CD 2008 FOR FANS OF PIG DESTROYER CARCASS NASUM PHOBIA USD $6.55 Buy It Now 4 days
Bloodred Bacteria- Kiss the Goat CD, Brutal Truth, Bastard Noise, Nasum, Spazz Bloodred Bacteria- Kiss the Goat CD, Brutal Truth, Bastard Noise, Nasum, Spazz USD $4.25 Buy It Now 4 days
AUTOPHAGIA / OXIDISED RAZORS SPLIT CD. GRINDCORE, NAPALM DEATH, CARCASS, NASUM AUTOPHAGIA / OXIDISED RAZORS SPLIT CD. GRINDCORE, NAPALM DEATH, CARCASS, NASUM USD $15.00 (0 bids)
4 days
BATHTUB SHITTER Lifetime Shitlist Cd Org03 Nasum Regurgitate Napalm Death BATHTUB SHITTER Lifetime Shitlist Cd Org03 Nasum Regurgitate Napalm Death USD $8.99 Buy It Now 4 days
MUMAKIL Behold the Failure NEW LP Grindcore Nasum Rotten Sound Napalm Death OEM MUMAKIL Behold the Failure NEW LP Grindcore Nasum Rotten Sound Napalm Death OEM USD $16.99 Buy It Now 4 days
Terrorizer World Downfall RARE (Sum Recs.) NAPALM DEATH MORBID ANGEL NASUM Terrorizer World Downfall RARE (Sum Recs.) NAPALM DEATH MORBID ANGEL NASUM USD $19.99 (0 bids)
5 days
MUMAKIL - Customized warfare CD Nasum Phobia Rotten Sound Brutal Truth MUMAKIL - Customized warfare CD Nasum Phobia Rotten Sound Brutal Truth USD $10.99 Buy It Now 5 days
NASUM - GRIND FINALE - NEW CD BOXSET NASUM - GRIND FINALE - NEW CD BOXSET USD $11.34 Buy It Now 5 days
Doombringer - Nasum New & Sealed CD Free Shipping Doombringer - Nasum New & Sealed CD Free Shipping USD $9.63 Buy It Now 5 days
NASUM  NASUM "Doombringer" (CD) GRINDCORE METAL CLASSIC USD $12.12 Buy It Now 5 days
NASUM 'Helvete' 22 song cd 2003 grindcore RELAPSE NASUM 'Helvete' 22 song cd 2003 grindcore RELAPSE USD $2.95 (0 bids)
5 days
NOISEAR Subvert The Dominant Paradigm LP Grindcore Nasum Brutal Truth OEM NOISEAR Subvert The Dominant Paradigm LP Grindcore Nasum Brutal Truth OEM USD $14.99 Buy It Now 5 days
ROTTEN SOUND Napalm NEW EP Relapse Grindcore Napalm Death Nasum Repulsion OEM ROTTEN SOUND Napalm NEW EP Relapse Grindcore Napalm Death Nasum Repulsion OEM USD $14.99 Buy It Now 5 days
Dead Infection Brain Corrosion cd rare oop ORG 2004 Obliteration Carcass Nasum Dead Infection Brain Corrosion cd rare oop ORG 2004 Obliteration Carcass Nasum USD $11.50 Buy It Now 5 days
PHOBIA - Cruel MARBLE WAX '06 Grindcore Nasum Napalm Death Terrorizer Repulsion PHOBIA - Cruel MARBLE WAX '06 Grindcore Nasum Napalm Death Terrorizer Repulsion USD $27.99 Buy It Now 5 days
REQUIEMS FOR REVULSION-A TRIBUTE TO CARCASS-RARE PROMO CD-Nasum-Disgorge-Impaled REQUIEMS FOR REVULSION-A TRIBUTE TO CARCASS-RARE PROMO CD-Nasum-Disgorge-Impaled USD $3.50 Buy It Now 6 days
V.A. NASUM 'Tribute' 2X LP NEW V.A. NASUM 'Tribute' 2X LP NEW USD $13.00 Buy It Now 6 days
DEATH TOLL 80K LP MAGRUDERGRIND INSECT WARFARE DISRUPT WORMROT IN DISGUST NASUM DEATH TOLL 80K LP MAGRUDERGRIND INSECT WARFARE DISRUPT WORMROT IN DISGUST NASUM USD $13.99 (0 bids)
6 days
GUT / ROMPEPROP 7 GUT / ROMPEPROP 7" GOREGRIND DAHMER AGATHOCLES REGURGITATE NASUM JIG-AI TU CARNE USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
INSECT WARFARE / HATRED SURGE 7 INSECT WARFARE / HATRED SURGE 7" IN DISGUST IRON LUNG DESPISE YOU CATHETER NASUM USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
ARCHAGATHUS / BESTIAL VOMIT 7 ARCHAGATHUS / BESTIAL VOMIT 7" AGATHOCLES DAHMER MESRINE CRIPPLE BASTARDS NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
THE AFTERNOON GENTLEMEN / CYBORG 7 THE AFTERNOON GENTLEMEN / CYBORG 7" GRINDCORE GETS WORSE WEEKEND NACHOS NASUM USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
AGATHOCLES / PARTIYA 7 AGATHOCLES / PARTIYA 7" GRINDCORE UNHOLY GRAVE ARCHAGATHUS CARCASS MESRINE NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
GRIDE / TURBOKRIEG 6 GRIDE / TURBOKRIEG 6" SUFFERING MIND LYCANTHROPHY GRINDCORE INSECT WARFARE NASUM USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
CYNESS / P.L.F. 7 CYNESS / P.L.F. 7" PRETTY LITTLE FLOWER INSECT WARFARE GRINDCORE NASUM GRIDE USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
MESRINE NEW 7 MESRINE NEW 7" GRINDCORE DAHMER AGATHOCLES ARCHAGATHUS REGURGITATE WARSORE NASUM USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
ARCHAGATHUS / LT. DAN 7 ARCHAGATHUS / LT. DAN 7" AGATHOCLES DAHMER MESRINE CRIPPLE BASTARDS NASUM GRIND USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
TU CARNE / ULTIMO MONDO CANNIBALE 7 TU CARNE / ULTIMO MONDO CANNIBALE 7" GORE GRIND ROMPEPROP CARCASS IMPETIGO NASUM USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
SUFFERING MIND - Destroy Mankind 7 SUFFERING MIND - Destroy Mankind 7" PHOBIA GRINDCORE TERRORIZER IN DISGUST NASUM USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
ENTRAILS MASSACRE / MESRINE 7 ENTRAILS MASSACRE / MESRINE 7" GRINDCORE DAHMER AGATHOCLES REGURGITATE NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
EMBALMING THEATRE / F.U.B.A.R. 7 EMBALMING THEATRE / F.U.B.A.R. 7" GRINDCORE CATHETER AGATHOCLES IN DISGUST NASUM USD $5.99 (0 bids)
6 days
EMBALMING THEATRE / MESRINE 7 EMBALMING THEATRE / MESRINE 7" GRINDCORE ARCHAGATHUS AGATHOCLES IN DISGUST NASUM USD $6.99 (0 bids)
6 days
INSOMNIA ISTERICA / TERROR FIRMER 7 INSOMNIA ISTERICA / TERROR FIRMER 7" CRIPPLE BASTARDS GRINDCORE AGATHOCLES NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
GODSTOMPER / TERSANJUNG13 7 GODSTOMPER / TERSANJUNG13 7" IRON LUNG MAGRUDERGRIND PLUTOCRACY AGATHOCLES NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
NEEDFUL THINGS / ROSKOPP 7 NEEDFUL THINGS / ROSKOPP 7" GRINDCORE NAPALM DEATH INSECT WARFARE CATHETER NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
GRIND CRUSHER / CUT YOUR THROAT 7 GRIND CRUSHER / CUT YOUR THROAT 7" SAKATAT CARCASS REPULSION UNSEEN TERROR NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
ENTRAILS MASSACRE / PROLETAR 7 ENTRAILS MASSACRE / PROLETAR 7" GRINDCORE NASUM WORMROT NAPALM DEATH REGURGITATE USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
JACK 7 JACK 7" GRINDCORE NASUM PHOBIA NAPALM DEATH TERRORIZER AGATHOCLES UNHOLY GRAVE USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
FISTFUCK / DISTURBANCE PROJECT 7 FISTFUCK / DISTURBANCE PROJECT 7" DENAK WARSORE DAHMER MESRINE HAEMORRHAGE NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
INSOMNIA ISTERICA / EMBALMING THEATRE 7 INSOMNIA ISTERICA / EMBALMING THEATRE 7" GRINDCORE REGURGITATE HAEMORRHAGE NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
RABIES / CHULO 7 RABIES / CHULO 7" GRINDCORE AGATHOCLES ROT DEAD INFECTION INSECT WARFARE NASUM USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
ARCHAGATHUS / NAK'AY Split CD, Agathocles Unholy Grave Rot Nasum ARCHAGATHUS / NAK'AY Split CD, Agathocles Unholy Grave Rot Nasum USD $4.99 (0 bids)
6 days
ARSEDESTROYER / ABSTAIN Split CD, Fear Of God Disrupt Nasum Regurgitate Rot ARSEDESTROYER / ABSTAIN Split CD, Fear Of God Disrupt Nasum Regurgitate Rot USD $9.99 (0 bids)
6 days
MUMAKIL - BEHOLD THE FAILURE  never played CD metal relapse nasum grind MUMAKIL - BEHOLD THE FAILURE never played CD metal relapse nasum grind USD $2.99 (0 bids)
6 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)
HelveteHelvete
Relapse 2003
Audio CD$10.35
$7.87 (used)
Inhale ExhaleInhale Exhale
Relapse 1998
Audio CD$8.39
$7.14 (used)
ShiftShift
Import
Epitaph Import 2004
Audio CD$286.84
$229.47 (used)
Grind FinaleGrind Finale
Relapse 2008
Audio CD$8.63
$6.89 (used)
DoombringerDoombringer
Relapse 2008
Audio CD$1.93
$1.92 (used)
HelveteHelvete
Extra tracks · Import
3d Japan 2003
Audio CD$27.13
$21.24 (used)
Showing 6 items | Cache expiring in 72h | Keyword-based search | Best seller rank | More results on Amazon.com

More places to buy metal & NASUM music

NASUM Discography

NASUM albums / top albums

.. Album Cover 4.51 | 3 ratings
Inhale/Exhale
Grindcore 1998
.. Album Cover 4.93 | 3 ratings
Human 2.0
Grindcore 2000
.. Album Cover 5.00 | 1 ratings
Helvete
Grindcore 2003
.. Album Cover 4.84 | 6 ratings
Shift
Grindcore 2004

NASUM EPs & splits

.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Blind World / Who Shares the Guilt?
Grindcore 1993
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Grindwork
Grindcore 1994
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Industrislaven
Grindcore 1995
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Smile When You're Dead / Fuego Yazufre!
Grindcore 1996
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
World in Turmoil
Grindcore 1997
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Black Illusions / Religion Is War
Grindcore 1998
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Cover
Grindcore 1998
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
The Nasum / Warhate Campaign
Grindcore 1999
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Nasum / Asterisk
Grindcore 2000
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Skitsystem / Nasum
Grindcore 2002
.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Live in Japan - Grind Kaijyu Attack!
Grindcore 2009

NASUM live albums

.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Doombringer
Grindcore 2008

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

.. Album Cover 0.00 | 0 ratings
Domedagen
Grindcore 1994

NASUM boxset & compilations

.. Album Cover 4.25 | 2 ratings
Grind Finale
Grindcore 2006

NASUM singles (0)

NASUM movies (DVD, Blu-Ray or VHS)

NASUM Reviews

NASUM Grind Finale

Boxset / Compilation · 2006 · Grindcore
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
Stooge
This is a very well put together compilation of Nasum rarities spanning their entire 12-year career. Recordings span from the Blind World 7’’ split recordings through to outtakes from the Shift sessions. While the recording quality varies greatly from track to track (there are 152 of them spread over 2 CDs), the intensity of the music remains consistent throughout. This package includes tons of original material as well as numerous covers of bands such as Carcass, Napalm Death, and Discharge, along with more obscure acts.

I’m quite impressed not only by the collection of songs, but also by the album’s packaging. Founding member Anders Jakobson provides detailed insight on each group of recordings, and the lyrics and songwriting credits for each song are included. The back of the packaging states that the album is dedicated to Mieszko Talarczyk, who passed away in the tsunami disaster in Asia in 2004.

I feel this package does a great job in capturing the spirit of grindcore music, as well as highlighting the evolution of one of the grindcore subgenre’s most significant bands. This package should please fans of Nasum since quite a bit of the material may be quite hard (and expensive) to track down in it’s original form. New fans of Nasum, or even those unfamiliar with grindcore, get an intense crash-course in this extreme music style. There is virtually no overlap between this compilation and their studio albums, making Grind Finale worth holding onto in the long run (a rarity with compilation packages).

An excellent example of grindcore that is worth checking out!

NASUM Inhale/Exhale

Album · 1998 · Grindcore
Cover art Buy this album from MMA partners
The Pessimist
Well this is the first review of this album, and the first review of the entire band, and I'm going to introduce Nasum to MMA by saying these guys were a cut above the rest of the Grind scene at the time. Definitely one of my favourites - ever - this album gets the top spot in their discography for me. I don't know what it is about it: it could be the unusually phenomenal production for a Grind band's first album (bare in mind the really filthy production of Carcass's pilot album, and likewise with Cattle Decapitation and Napalm Death); it could be the outstanding musicianship; it could also be the really mature approach to songwriting (songs being not too long as to be a bit of a chore to listen to, yet not too short as to actually BE a song of structure and recurring themes); it could EVEN be the fact that they attempted to resurrect the old-school style of Grindcore that they all grew up with (a la Napalm Death, Terrorizer...). I'm going to tell you now, it is a conglomeration of all these glued together. It's so RARE to find an album like this anywhere: late 90s grind, with an old-school approach topped off with great songwriting, musicianship and production? I challenge ANYONE to find another.

Fact of the matter is though, it's all good me telling you how great this album is, but you need proof right?

Well what better proof can I give you than if you actually listen to the album? From the purely explosive opening track "This Is", to the grind classic "Time to Act", to the ultra heavy "Shapeshifter", to the funky "My Philosophy", the amusing count in of "It's Never Too Late" and to the painfully epic closer, this music will leave you feeling like a teenage victim to sodomy, you'll feel like rebelling against absolutely everything due to the lyrical content, and ultimately your ears will feel like they've been inappropriately penetrated by the gigantic iron-spined penis of pure Grind. And let me tell you this: if you are used to really heavy music, you will ABSOLUTELY F*CKING LOVE IT. It shows no mercy, yet never gets repetitive like a lot of Grind is on borderline of doing.

Onto the music itself? Well it's oddly sophisticated. Take the amazing outroductory song. It is a total of three minutes (which is the equivalent of a Mahler Symphony in the Grindcore world), and builds entirely on two themes, the first played quite clearly at the start after the noise effects, the second occuring in the second half of the "chorus" riff (I use the term loosely). They are then sped up to double speed, and to fill out the inevitable gaps they add some rhythmic funkiness on a single note. Sounds a mess at first, but is pretty formulaic:

First theme - slow (w/ build up of instruments) First theme - fast Rhythmic interest - Second theme (repeated) First theme - fast Rhythmic interest - Second theme (repeated) Second theme alternated to finish fast section First theme - slow (faded out)

Now call me pretentious and all, but a Grind song in Binary Form with two recurring themes? This sort of structure is used by the likes of Bach and Iron Maiden, hardly ever in Grind. And that's where the sophistication lies. Most of the tracks have this kind of structured "song" form, and therefore makes the album so concise and listenable. Of course you get the odd exception that are just plain light-hearted humour in the veins of the infamous "You Suffer" by Napalm Death, but that just gives the album more taste. Mor variety. And then the album is brought into the "old-school" bracket by having largely pentatonic and phrygian riffs in tonality that last on average about two bars per phrase. To top it off, you have extremely talented musicians delivering the music - tight as hell.

The lyrics are fantastic as well, covering most political issues and anti-fascist sentiments. Have a read through the song titles to get a decent idea. A few of the songs are in Swedish as well, which gives a nice little national touch.

Overall, it is sophisticated, inventive Grindcore that is also old-school at the same time, smashing the common stereotypes of "hairy men just shouting and hitting things" to a gazillion pieces. And most importantly: it's f*cking BRILLIANT to bang your head to! Great for when you are angry, great for when you want to actually LISTEN to music, what more could anyone possibly ask from a Grind album? Oh yeah, and did I mention plenty of drum solos?

NASUM Movies Reviews

No NASUM movie reviews posted yet.

NASUM Shouts

Please login to post a shout
UMUR wrote:
1589 days ago
NASUM entry is now complete. ENJOY

NASUM 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
Crimson Death Metal
EDGE OF SANITY
Buy this album from our partners

New Metal Artists

New Metal Releases

The View from My Ivory Tower Thrash Metal
VILLAINY
Buy this album from MMA partners
Ephemera Progressive Metal
AEON ZEN
Buy this album from MMA partners
The Dying Light Metalcore
SOULNERVE
Buy this album from MMA partners
Be All End All Metal Related
MANES
Buy this album from MMA partners
More new releases

New Free Metal MP3 download/stream

New Metal Online Videos

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