March 09 – Review by Nathan McLeod – OUTLIAR: Thrashing The Vault (Independent)

Shortly after the turn of the new year 2020, Apex, North Carolina – thrashers ‘Outliar’ released a brand new CDEP entitled, ‘Thrashing The Vault’! Their third official release since their incarnation from 2004. So, lets dig in…

First off, what you may or may not already know is the tracks appearing on ‘Thrashing The Vault’ were originally recorded on the band’s debut CD ‘Provoked To Anger’ back in 2012, with the exception of the track 6 outro. Five of the nine total tracks anyways. The line-ups were also completely different that appeared on each CD. With a bit more in-depth explanation as to why ‘Thrashing The Vault’ came about, have a read of ‘Outliar’s’ bio on ‘CD Baby’ – https://store.cdbaby.com/Artist/Outliar1 .. Unfortunately the bio does not explain why ‘Provoked To Anger’ has vanished from ‘Outliar’ history & or as to why certain tracks were picked that represent ‘Outliar’ in the present-tense and……’Thrashing The Vault’. READ MORE…