Memoriam was formed following the disbanding of
as that band broke up with the passing of their drummer Martin Kearns
and these guys forming as a tribute to Kearns.
Featuring two core Bolt Throwers as well as a pair from another
venerable British death metal band in
Memoriam unsurprisingly carries on in a similar tradition, with enough
nods to the past to loosely call this band the continuation
of Bolt Thrower.
The sound is a mostly mid-tempo straightforward death metal style
(BT's onetime grindcore tendencies aren't here), with few nods to
Three albums in to their career, the results are satisfying enough,
especially for Bolt Thrower fans.