The Harvest Trail
CD and Download
Taking inspiration from Scandinavian melodeath but doing it faster and angrier than ever before, THE HARVEST TRAIL present their debut album, INSTINCT! Intertwined with themes of Australian true crime tales, this is a terrifying rampage packed with non-stop riffs and energetic aggression.
Hysteria - https://www.hysteriamag.com/harvest-trail-instinct/ “Unleashing full-bodied heaviness united with iconic and pronounced melodic elements, they’ve levelled a seriously tough take on melodic death metal with an album that is genuinely unique.”
Greek Rebels - www.greekrebels.gr/the-harvest-trail-instinct-self-financed/ “The The Harvest Trail do not disappoint me for a moment, the revival of Swedish melodic death metal is a fact.”
Head-Banger Reviews - https://headbangerreviews.wordpress.com/2021/01/05/the-harvest-trail-instinct/ “They deliver to us their brand of potent death metal that’s dripping with bloodthirsty melodies that don’t disappoint for even a moment”
Heavy Blog Is Heavy - www.heavyblogisheavy.com/2021/03/10/ausmetal-rapidfire-harvest-trail-flaming-wreckage-and-stormtide/ “this new trio play it pretty straight, delivering nine tracks of punishing, thrash-infused melodic death metal that throws back to the glory days of At the Gates.”
Brutalism - https://brutalism.com/review/the-harvest-trail-instinct/ “If you’re a fan of the 90’s to early 20’s Swedish approach to death metal then this record will be like a diamond in the rough for you.”
Sentinel Daily - https://sentineldaily.com.au/the-harvest-trail-instinct-own-label/ “weighing in at quicker than Reign In Blood, but fitting in more metal per square inch than you could seriously expect in such a comparatively brief space.
The Doorway To - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VPbwKPxhar8 “This record just doesn’t let up, it’s relentless death metal”
Heavy Music Headquarters - http://www.heavymusichq.com/heavy-music-hq-album-reviews-week-of-march-5-2021 “Highly dynamic compositions are accompanied by endless melodies that penetrate into the heart of the intertwined thrash and death metal riffs.”
Spielmagazin - www.spielemagazin.de/musik/review-the-harvest-trail-instinct “Definitely worth a mosh for fans of At The Gates, The Haunted, Arch Enemy and Soilwork”