Now that Carcass are officially back to being A Thing with A New Album on the go, we’re not sure how long Bill Steer is going to stay in Angel Witch. He looks like he had a grand old time at Hammerfest 2013 though, going by our photos.
Angel Witch have retained their musical nouse, but the ‘Witch just feel a little outdated. The New Wave of British Heavy Metal has been taken into the stylistic milieu of bands like the thrash-hybrid Savage Messiah, leaving many of the less conspicuous NWOBHM originators sounding like they’re dragging the weight of nostalgia around with them.
Angel Witch @ Hammerfest 2013 setlist:
Dead Sea Scrolls
Angel Of Death