Are You Morbid?: A Heavy Metal Podcast

3 friends discuss metal with varying degrees of seriousness

Prototype XXXVI - Lovecraft Returns

October 30th, 2018

Back To R'leyh - The Awakening- Last fight of the Primordial 
Revenant – Prophecies of a Dying World
Aldebaran - Dweller in the Twilight
Swampcult - The Festival
Fiendlord - Neuromancy
Ripping Corpse - Dreaming With the Dead
Nile - Those Who The Gods Detest
Septic Flesh - Sumerian Demons
Morbid Angel - Gateways to Annihilation
Infinite Spectrum – Haunter in the Dark 
Shoggoth - Mythos
Dreamlongdead - Madnessdeadgrave
Alkaloid - Liquid Anatomy
Lurking Fear - Out Of A Voiceless Grave
Colosseum - Chapter 1: Delirium
Chthe'ilist - Le dernier crépuscule
Hesper Payne - Unclean Rituals
Great old ones - EOD: A Tale of Dark Legacy 
Obed Marsh - Innsmouth 
Catacomb - In the Maze of Kadath

Featured in Intro: Windfaerer

Prototype XXXV - Halloween Metal II

October 17th, 2018

Diabolical Masquerade - Nightwork
Energy Vampires - Energy Vampires
Albatross - Fear From the Skies
Terra Tenebrosa - The Tunnels
Seasons of the Wolf - Lost In Hell
Blood Cult - We Who Walk Behind the Rows
Cult of Ghoules - Henbane
Pig Destroyer - Terrifyer
Portal - Outre
Ghastly - Death Velour
Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats - The Night Creeper
Enforcer - From Beyond
Dismember - Like An Everflowing Streamed
Exhumed - Slaughtercult
Death - Scream Bloody Gore
Bloodbath - Ressurection Through Carnage
Cannibal Corpse - The Bleeding
King Diamond - Them
Mortician - Chainsaw Dismemberment
Necrophagia - Holocausto De La Morte

Prototype XXXIV - 80’s Thrash Classics

October 3rd, 2018

Sacred Reich - Ignorance
Dark Angel - Darkness Descends
Death Angel - The Ultra Violence
Nuclear Assault - Game Over
Forbidden - Evil
Flotsam and Jetsam - Doomsday for the deciever
Voivod - Killing Technology
Gammacide - Victims of Science
Hirax - Raging Violence
Vio-Lence - Eternal Nightmare
Evildead - Annihilation of Civilization
Possessed - Beyond the Gates
Num skull - Ritual Abuse
Atrophy - Socialized Hate
Living Death - Protected From Reality
Toxik - World Circus
D.B.C. - Universe
Annihilator - Alice in Hell

Holy Terror - Terror & Submission

Kreator - Pleasure to Kill

Prototype XXIII - The Weed Man Cometh: Stoner, Sludge & Beyond

September 13th, 2018

W/ Mitch from Symptoms/Olde Tigers. 


Albums Discussed 

Acid Cøma - Prayers to Mirrors

Riffcoven - Crown of Darkness

Shroud Eater - Thundernoise

Death Rides A Horse - More God Than Man

Mad God - Tales of A Sightless City

Fu Manchu - King of The Road

Crowbar - Sonic Excess...

Down - NOLA

Iron Age - The Sleeping Eye

Orange Goblin - Frequencies From Planet 10

Bongzilla - Gateway

Cannabis Corpse - Left Hand Pass

High On Fire - Blessed Black Wings

Sleep - Dopesmoker

Black Sabbath - Master of Reality

Melvins - Houdini

Bongripper - Hippy Killer

Indian - Guiltless

Primitive Man -Scorn

Electric Wizard - Dopethrone

Goatsnake - Vol 1

Monster Magnet - Dopes to Infinity

Swamp Witch - The Slithering Bog

The Sword - Age of Winters

Prototype XXXII - Post-Metal Grab Bag

August 30th, 2018

The much loved/maligned subgenre that rose to prominence in the early 2000s. Featuring not 1, not 2 but 3 separate discussions about what the fuck "post" implies

Albums Discussed

Solstafir - Kold

Minsk - Out of a Center which is neither dead nor alive

Bauda - euphoria.... Of Flesh men and the great escape

Ultar - Kadath

Les Discrets - Septembre...

Ulcerate - Destroyers of All

The Ocean - Precam

Pyramid - Northern Meadow

Pelican - City of Echoes

Intronaut - Void

Battle of Mice - A Day Of Nights

Red Sparrows - Every Red Heart Shines Toward the Red Sun

Agalloch - Ashes Against The Grain

Cult of Luna - Somewhere Along The Highway

Year of No Light - Ausserwelt

Nadja - Untouched

Acid Lich I - Haack Attack

August 15th, 2018

Albums Discussed

A.F.T. - Automatic Fine Tuning

German Oak - German Oak/Nibelungenlied

Raven - Back to Ohio Blues

The Old Man & The Sea - The Old Man & The Sea/'72-'75

Hickory Wind/B.F. Trike - Hickory Wind & B.F. Trike

Bruce Haack - The Electric Lucifer

Prototype XXXI - Proto-Metal Summer: Cult Classics

August 3rd, 2018

Obscure gems and international favorites.

Quartz - Quartz
Trapeze - Medusa
Thor - Keep the Dogs Away
Lucifer's Friend - Lucifer's Friend
Dust - Dust
Buffalo - Only Want You For Your Body

The Godz (OH) - The Godz
Detective - Detective
Target - Target
Moxy - Moxy
Starz - Violator
Heavy Load - Full Speed At A High Level

The Boyzz - Too Wild To Tame
Rose Tattoo - Rose Tattoo
Ram Jam - Portrait of the Artist As A Young Ram
The Bob Seger System - Ramblin' Gamblin' Man
Third World War - Third World War
Hard Stuff Bulletproof

Bow Wow - Signal Fire
Blackjack - Blackjack
Jerusalem - Jerusalem
Granicus - Granicus
Sorcery - Sinister Soldiers
Cactus - Cactus

Prototype XXX - Proto-Metal Summer: Hard Rock Classics

July 18th, 2018

A rapid fire discussion of the most obvious and not so obvious heavy hitters of 60s and 70s hard Rock and how they relate or in some cases don't relate to heavy metal. 

Also hear us get overly sensitive about an iTunes review

Prototype XXIX - Hellenic Hellraisers: Greek Black & Death

June 30th, 2018

The Hellenic Sound & Beyond early favorites, rediscovered gems and a few modern takes on the genres

The Elysian Fields - Adelain
Wampyrinacht- We Will Be Watching. Les cultes de Satan et les
Order of the Ebon Hand - The Mystic Path to the Netherworld
Zephyrous - Entrance and Wandering on the Seven Zones
Agatus - Dawn of Martyrdom
Obsecration - The Inheritors of Pain

George Kollias - Invictus
Thy Darkened Shade - Eternvs Mos, Nex Ritvs
Exhumation - Seas of Eternal Silence
Sickening Horror - The Dead End Experiment
Rotting Christ - Genesis
Astarte - Quod superius sicut inferius

Septicflesh - Mystic Places of Dawn
Necromantia - Scarlet Witching Evil Black
Varathron - His Majesty at the Swamp
Zemial - For the Glory of UR
Horrified - In The Garden of Unearthly Delights
Condemnation - Entering The Gates Of Doom EP

Legion of Doom - Kingdom of Endless Darkness
Nightfall - Parade Into Centuries (Melo-Death)
Thy Art Lord - Eosforos
Nergal - The Wizard of Nerath
Medieval Demon - Demonolatria
Death Courier - Demise

Intro Music by Athame

Prototype I - Albums of Badness (Revisited & Re-recorded)

June 1st, 2018

A Re-recording of our long lost first episode, where we talk about some of the biggest disapointments by some of our favorite bands. We also touch on some unfairly written off periods and albums by titans of the genre, or trash that we love in spite of itself.


The Bad
Cryptopsy - The unspoken King
Destruction - The least successful human cannonbal
Van Halen - Van Halen III
Savatage - Fight For the Rock
Benediction - The Dreams You Dread
Bathory - Octagon
Iron Maiden - No Prayer For The Dying
Morbid Angel - Incorrect Latin Grammer
Megadeth - Risk
Celtic Frost - Prototype

The Good
Black Sabbath - Born Again
Celtic Frost - Cold lake
Bruce Dickinson - Skunkworks
Glaze-era Pantera
Bayley-era Maiden
Ripper-era Priest
Discharge - Grave New World