‘A Fate Worse Than Life’ review by It’s A **** Thing

Horror punk isn’t just for Halloween. It’s the gift that keeps giving all year round. Or it can be if The Cadaver Club are allowed to have any say in the matter. With ‘A fate worse than life’ they have taken the ghoulish fun of all things dark and mysterious and given it a rather attractive polish that will be sure to slap a grin on the the chops of the most Edgar Allan Po(e)-faced goth. More Munsters than Texas Chainsaw Massacre they may be, but I’ve never been averse to a blast of the Monster Mash so I’m happy to dance … Continue reading

‘A Fate Worse Than Life’ review by Veglam

Horror rock is quite a large category, but when you think about horror punk, it’s hard to avoid mentionning The MISFITS, and CADAVER CLUB know it well (“I’m Making a Monster, Baby”, “Do You Dig Graves?”…) Although they come from rainy England and describe their music as funeral punk (“The spectacle of ALICE COOPER with the energy of The RAMONES” in their own words), it’s hard not to think about Californian glam punk bands like the PEPPERMINT CREEPS for instance when listening to “Lunatic In Love”, “Dead Air”, “No End To Me” or “My First Hate”. The TRASH BRATS also … Continue reading

‘A Fate Worse Than Life’ review by N.I. PUNK

From the darkest depths of the Fermanagh Lakelands comes the haunting sound of horrorpunks Cadaver Club via their soon to be released debut album. If you’re not familiar with this band then I suggest you go check out their videos on Youtube, pronto! ‘A Fate Worse Than Life’ features 13 self-penned instant classics – short, fast, and so much fucking fun! There has been a slew of incredibly good releases from NI bands over the past year or so, and this is no exception. Its not just good, its bloody great! Obvious influenes here are the Misfits, Ramones and The … Continue reading