Sentient Horror are a New Jersey based death metal band who fuse the brutality and savagery of old school death metal with a passion for metal’s melodic roots. Since forming in 2014 under the name “Sentience" and evolving into Sentient Horror shortly after, their technical and unrelenting assault have crushed fans around the world. They stamped a legacy of violence with their debut full length “Ungodly Forms” in 2016 and continued the campaign with 2018’s “Below The Crypts” EP which culminated in a European tour in 2018. In 2019 the band released their critically acclaimed sophomore LP “Morbid Realms”, followed soon after by a global pandemic that violently seized all momentum with a screeching halt... until now...
Once again, with the help of Redefining Darkness Records (N. America) and Testimony Records (Europe), the band are gearing up to release their third full length album “Rites Of Gore,” a record that twists, turns, molds, and deconstructs the listener on a lucid journey through the macabre and the magnificent. Frontman and creative mastermind Matt Moliti says, “I started writing Rites of Gore around the fall of 2020. The pandemic really had an effect on me mentally. I became very pessimistic and misanthropic over people’s inability to cooperate and do the right thing in the face of a global...
SENTIENT HORROR is:
Matt Moliti - lead guitar, vocals
Jon Lopez - rhythm guitar
Tyler Butkovsky - bass
Evan Daniele - drums
All music and lyrics by Matt Moliti. Arranged by Sentient Horror.
Guitars, bass, and vocals produced and engineered by Matt Moliti in Bloomingdale, NJ USA
Drums engineered and recorded by Scot Moriarty at Backroom Studios in Rockaway, NJ USA
Mixed by Jonny Pettersson at Studio Unbound, Sweden
Mastered by Dan Swanö at Unisound in Osterby, Germany
Cover artwork by Juanjo Castellano
Band photo by Yves Metze
Layout by Nestor Carrera
SENTIENT HORROR logo by Patrik Tegnander (Chainsaw Design)
Follow SH at: facebook.com/sentienthorrorofficial and instagram.com/sentienthorrorofficial
Matt uses Pickboy guitar picks exclusively (www.osiamo.com)