crushing split CD between two horror/gore-obsessed outfits is out now! CRYPTICUS is The North American/Scandinavian Death Alliance and offer four new tracks of old-school death metal with original tales of deadly scarecrows, black magic, and an undead H.P. Lovecraft. SCAREMAKER is thrashing death metal band obsessed with all things old, horror, and the macabre. The material includes five tracks of thrashing death inspired by classic horror films such as Madman, Burnt Offerings, and Trick or Treat.