Solid death metal offering

‘Valor in Hatred’ is the fourth attack from death metal axe-wielding Finnish horde Scent Of Flesh (SoF from now on). After two demos and a good debut album, ‘Roaring Depths of Insanity’, is their steel still sharp?

Oh yes it fucking is! While SoF’s music is full of familiarity, it’s still hard to pin down certain names. ‘Valor in Hatred’ is pure old school death metal, with influences from USA (I’d say Deicide, and there’s another side to this too, just read on), but mainly from European styles (mostly Central Europe and some Swedish of course). I don’t know if this is more unique SoF material, but I got a feeling that it is tighter than ‘Roaring…’ era material. Crunchy riffing, excellent leads, fine solos and what mostly pleases me here, fantastic twin guitar leads, are manna for my ears. Memorable death metal is what the band have crafted in here. This doesn’t include any cheesy melodies, but evil and obscure ones, as death metal should have. Speed varies from fast to mid-paced stuff and this makes the necessary flow with quite a lot of twist and turns waiting for a listener. Even though this has less songs and duration is longer than the debut’s, the songs still range from 3½ minutes to 5 minutes, except the last one, which ends with a 7-minute chanting/ritualistic part. You’d be for sure humming it after the album is over. At some points I got a feeling that I’ve heard some part during the album already, so some more variety might work wonders.

The band’s performance is solid and every guy handles his part well all the way through the album. As I mentioned, guitar duo of Herkko Miikki and Matti Viisainen handle their stuff very well indeed. Vocals are demonic, and here’s the other Deicide link. Deep, harsh growls of Niko Ahokas often get Mr Viisainen’s higher pitched growl as a partner and vóila, the demonic effect is in work. Lyrical offering is typical death metal stuff, just read the song titles. ‘The Art of Beheading’ is topical; “prisoners of war waiting for decapitation”… Rhythm section of Sofian Gezuri (bass) and Antti Suikkanen (drums) are usually well employed. Once again the band worked with producer Miitri Aaltonen at Music-Bros Studio. This time the production is thicker and heavier than on earlier recordings. While this is thicker, every instrument has its space. Guitars are shredding and metallic. Who doesn’t love those reverberant solo and lead guitars? Drums, especially the snare, sounds a bit stiff, but only during fast beats (rolls and blast beats). Otherwise the sound is good for a death metal album. Now the album looks better and won’t be left on racks because of its cover art (the debut’s cover was, mildly said, trite).

In ‘Valor and Hatred’, SoF have a solid piece of death metal. While the debut album’s songs were crafted during a long period, these 8 songs still sound well-honed and do not pale when compared to the older material. Both albums have their highlights. If you’re a death-head, try this now.


‘Death Metal’, une musique qui crée un sentiment de joie et d’autonomisation

Thompson a enquêté pour savoir si les personnes qui écoutaient de la musique avec des thèmes violents et des paroles agressives sur le long terme étaient affectées et ont montré des changements dans les images violentes. Cependant, les résultats de la recherche montrent que les amateurs de death metal, y compris le death metal violent, ont tendance à se sentir puissants, joyeux, transcendants et paisibles lorsqu’ils écoutent ces chansons. Selon lui, ils ne sont pas obsédés par des paroles misogynes et liées à la violence. Ils ne traitent pas les paroles dans un contexte linguistique, mais émotionnellement, ce qui peut éveiller leur énergie et leur sentiment d’autonomie.

Qu’en est-il alors de l’image de la violence ? Thompson a testé cela avec la technique de la « rivalité binoculaire », dans laquelle les participants à l’étude ont reçu deux images, une devant chaque œil. Le cerveau ne pourra pas traiter les deux images en même temps. Sans s’en rendre compte, les gens capturent une image à la fois, puis passent à la suivante. Cela prouve que notre cerveau a tendance à ne traiter qu’une seule image particulière. Certaines personnes traiteront d’abord les images violentes, car la violence est une forme de menace biologique. Notre cerveau remarquera automatiquement la menace.

S’il y a un changement progressif dans l’image des fans de musique violente, on constatera qu’il y a un biais plus fort concernant le traitement des images violentes que des images non violentes. Mais apparemment, le parti pris est le même, tant pour les fans que pour les non fans de musiques violentes. Ils ont tous les deux de l’empathie. Ils sont également sensibles aux images de violence. Ils se soucient également de la violence en dehors d’un contexte musical.

Opinions des fans de non-death metal sur la musique de death metal

Il y a une grande différence entre les fans et les non fans. Bien sûr, ce n’est pas surprenant. Ceux qui ne sont pas fans de death metal ressentent de la colère et de la peur en écoutant la musique, tandis que les fans ressentent de l’autonomisation, de la joie, de la transcendance et même de la paix.

Fait intéressant, même si cela semble agressif, ces mélomanes ne ressentent pas de colère. Le tempo rapide et la haute intensité peuvent être intimidants pour ceux qui n’aiment pas le death metal. Pendant ce temps, les groupes de fans ne prennent que les qualités positives de cette musique et la traitent comme une forme d’autonomisation.


What Are The Side Effects Of Tramadol? An Introduction

These drugs were established with the goal of decreasing common adverse effects related to typical NSAIDs. COX-2 inhibitors are typically used for joint inflammation and also discomfort arising from muscle mass sprains, strains, back as well as neck injuries, or menstruation aches. If you need lasting pain control without raised risk of tummy damage, they are as reliable as NSAIDs and also may be the appropriate selection. While lots of people use discomfort relief medicine such as acetaminophen or ibuprofen without troubles, people that experience negative effects can attempt utilizing all-natural pain relievers. These consist of organic solutions and typical practices such as yoga exercise and acupuncture.

Although the threat of tummy blood loss is typically lower if you take a COX-2 prevention rather than an NSAID, blood loss can still happen, particularly at greater dosages. These medications may cause negative effects, such as headache and also dizziness, and can cause kidney problems, liquid retention as well as hypertension.


Chronic Pain Persistent pain is discomfort that persists or proceeds over a long period of time. Unlike acute pain that arises unexpectedly in response to a specific injury and also is generally treatable, chronic discomfort lingers with time and is usually immune to medical therapies. No one has systematically examined the safety of tramadol or hydrocodone duringpregnancy, however expectant mommies must prevent using any type of narcotic because of the threat of dependancy in the developing fetus. Percentages of both tramadol and also hydrocodone are produced in bust milk, yet the dose is usually as well little to create troubles with the baby. Still, if you are prescribed either of these medications while breastfeeding, you as well as your physician should meticulously review the threats prior to you decide on whether to take it.

Does Tramadol Make You Happy?

Opioid drugs act on opioid receptors in the brain, not only blocking pain, but also increasing pleasure and producing a mellow and euphoric “high” when abused. In general, tramadol can cause a high that makes people feel relaxed, elevates moods, dulls pain, and reduces anxiety when it is used for nonmedical purposes.
  • Onabotulinumtoxina is a toxic substance that blocks signals from the nerves to the muscles.
  • Some gadgets trigger what’s described as a pleasant, tingling experience while others do not.
  • According to a World Wellness Company record on tramadol, scientific information in adults recommends that the drug has a low capacity for dependancy.
  • The treatment entails numerous injections around the head as well as neck every 12 weeks as well as may reduce discomfort for approximately three months.
  • It can additionally be injected to ease persistent migraine headaches.

Adverse effects of these medications are generally mild, however might include sleepiness, lightheadedness or queasiness. As a group, antidepressants and also anti-seizure medicines may, hardly ever, get worse depression or create suicidal ideas. Talk with your doctor right away if you discover changes in your reasoning patterns or mood while taking these drugs. Tricyclic antidepressants used in the therapy of persistent pain consist of amitriptyline as well as nortriptyline.

Unfortunately, since the endogenous opioid system additionally controls satisfaction responses, pharmaceutical opioids are very addicting. Ecstasy and also profound sense of well-being are potential negative effects of all the opiate medications on the market. Clients can become addicted physically as well as psychologically as both their minds as well as bodies start to hunger for that state of happiness.

Who Cannot take tramadol?

You should NOT use tramadol if have severe asthma or breathing (respiratory depression) or lung problems, a bowel blockage or narrowing, or an allergy to tramadol. Do not use tramadol if you have taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI), a type of drug for depression, in the last 14 days.

Opioids, just like genuine opium, mimic the natural pain-relieving chemicals– called endorphins– generated by your brain. These medications “deny the quantity” on the discomfort signals your nerves sends out with your body. They likewise stifle various other afferent neuron functions, such as your breathing, heart price and also level of performance. To decrease the risk of adverse effects, your medical professional might start you out on a small amount of these medications as well as gradually boost the dose. Tricyclic antidepressants can make you sleepy, so your doctor likely will advise you take these medicines prior to going to bed.


Scent Of Flesh – Le Death Metal Finlandais

Groupe Scent of Flesh

Scent of Flesh était un groupe de Death Metal Finlandais. Créé en 2000 à Imatra (Finlande), le groupe a connu de nombreux changement au cours de sa vie.

Voici l’ensemble des membres du groupe durant toute la periode de son existence:

Pekka Räihä (Basse)

Jori Sara-Aho (Batterie)

Matti Viisainen (Guitare, chant 2000-2005)

Samu Viisainen (Basse 2004-2007), Guitare (2007- ?)

Sofian Gezuri (Basse 2000-2004)

Antti Suikkanen (Batterie 2000-?)

Markus Toivonen (Guitare 2000-2001)

Herkko Miikki ( Guitare 2000-2004)

Niko Ahokas (Chant 2000-2005)

Aleksi Susi (Guitare) 2004-2007

Jari Haapasalo (Basse 2007-?)

Scent Of Flesh ayant connu une vie assez agitée, avec de nombreux changements de line up, la lecture de sa biographie vous permettra d’en savoir un peu plus. Son actualité musicale étant nulle depuis la separation du groupe, nous sommes a la recherche de toute information utile le concernant depuis 2007.



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New album reviews added..

Check out the Lord of Metal’s album review of Roaring depths of insanity.

Check out the Metalhel’s album review of Towards Eternal Lost.

Life begins to die in Nite Train, Imatra 30.3.2003. Scent of Flesh & BloodRose.

Check out the’s album review of Roaring depths of insanity.

Check out the Transcending the Mundane’s interview of SoF.

New layout of Scent of Flesh -site ready! Skullfucking brutalism continues!

Scent of Flesh new email address is and new location is

Scent of Flesh plays at Monari, Lappeenranta 22.02.2002. It’s somekind of metalnight, other bands are not known yet.

Scent of Flesh distributor in Finland is Firebox and you can order the album from them.
Album can be bought directly from SoF also. CD’s price is 15 euros.

Check out the’s album review of Roaring depths of insanity.
Check out the Imperiumi’s album review of Roaring depths of insanity.

Check out the SuomiMetalli’s album review of Roaring depths of insanity.

2 samples added to the samples section. Enjoy !

Check out the Archaic Metallurgy’s album review of Roaring depths of insanity.

Check out the Metalhel’s album review of Roaring depths of insanity.

Lyrics of Roaring Depths of Insanity added.

Roaring Depths of Insanity will be released 30.11.2002.

Roaring Depths of Insanity tracklist:



Kirves heilahtaa -minimetalfest is cancelled because of various reasons (broken PA …).


05.12.2002 SoF will play in Kirves Heilahtaa -minimetalfest (Jyväskylä) with Torn and surprise artist.


Scent of Flesh debut album Roaring Depths of Insanity is now recorded and will be released later this year.

New pictures added to the Gallery.

Check out the Archaic Metallurgy’s demo review of Towards Eternal Lost.

Check out the SoF interview on Goathick.

Check out the SuomiFinlandPerkele’s demo review of Towards Eternal Lost.

Scent of Flesh’s Official homepages new external appearance saw the darkness.

Extreme Finland has made an interview of Scent of Flesh.
Check it out here!

Scent of Flesh has made a deal with Black Lotus Records.
First album Roaring depths of insanity will be released the latter part of this year.

Check out the Metalhel demo review of Towards Eternal Lost.

Check out the SoF interview on Hiidentorni.

Check out the SuomiFinlandPerkele’s demo review of Drowned into the Darkness.

New demo Towards Eternal Lost is finally released.

SoF is going to the studio 17-18.11.2001 to record their new demo Towards Eternal Lost

Scent of Flesh opens their webpages.