Originally Posted by toddy
Umm, I've been to like 10 proper death metal gigs since the beginning of the year, and that's only the ones I could attend. In london/EU it is alive and kicking. I was with Krisiun last night.
If you're talking about the quality of the music, well that's not my judgement to make. I think it's fine.
I agree, DM definitely isn't dead. Plenty of good new bands out there, and some of the old ones are churning out great stuff. It doesn't have to be super-inventive.
(Missed the Krisiun/Vital Remains gig last night *sniff* - but heard it kicked ass!)