Death Is the Only Mortal

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Death Is the Only Mortal
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Studio album by The Acacia Strain
Released October 9, 2012
Recorded January – July 2012 at DLR Studios, Chicopee, Massachusetts / Stillwork Studios, Holyoke, Massachusetts
Genre Deathcore
Length 45:36
Label Rise
Revealed (vinyl)
Producer Daniel Laskiewicz
The Acacia Strain chronology
Wormwood
(2010)Wormwood2010
Death Is the Only Mortal
(2012)
Coma Witch
(2014)Coma Witch2014
Singles from Death Is the Only Mortal
  1. "Victims of the Cave"
    Released: September 6, 2012
  2. "The Mouth of the River"
    Released: September 24, 2012
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 4/5 stars[1]
Metal Injection 9/10[2]
MetalSucks 3.5/5 stars[3]

Death Is the Only Mortal is the sixth studio album by American band The Acacia Strain. It was released on October 9, 2012. It is the band's first release on Rise Records, and their final album with Daniel "DL" Laskiewicz as their guitarist before leaving the band in May 2013.

The first single, "Victims of the Cave", was released on September 6, 2012.[4] The second single, "The Mouth of the River", was released on September 24, 2012.[5]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Doomblade" 4:17
2. "Our Lady of Perpetual Sorrow" 4:30
3. "Go to Sleep" (featuring Kirk Windstein) 4:13
4. "Brain Death" 4:16
5. "The Mouth of the River" 4:27
6. "Dust & the Helix" 2:11
7. "Victims of the Cave" 4:08
8. "Time & Death & God" 5:47
9. "The Chambered Nautilus" 4:29
10. "House of Abandon" 6:58
Total length: 45:36

Personnel[edit]

  • Vincent Bennett - vocals
  • Daniel "DL" Laskiewicz - guitars, bass guitar
  • Jack Strong - bass guitar (credit only)
  • Kevin Boutot - drums, percussion

Production[edit]

  • Produced, Engineered & mixed by Daniel «DL» Laskiewicz, January – July 2012, @ DLR Studios, Chicopee / Stillwork Studios, Holyoke, Massachusetts
  • Mastered by Joey Sturgis, @ The Foundation Recording Studio, Connersville, Indiana
  • Drum engineering by Daniel «DL» Laskiewicz & Benjamin Jon
  • Additional guitar by Antonio Diaz
  • Management by Leah Urbano & Scott Lee (Crimson Management)
  • Art direction, Design & illustration by Justin Kamerer (angryblue.com)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kapper, Andrew. "The Acacia Strain - Death Is The Only Mortal Review". Retrieved 2014-10-21. 
  2. ^ Zalucky, J. Andrew. "Album Review: THE ACACIA STRAIN Death is the Only Morta". Retrieved 2014-10-21. 
  3. ^ Rosenberg, Axl. "WARNING: THE ACACIA STRAIN’S DEATH IS THE ONLY MORTAL MAY CAUSE BRAIN DEATH". Retrieved 2014-10-21. 
  4. ^ "THE ACACIA STRAIN: 'Victims Of The Cave' Lyric Video Released". Blabbermouth.Net. Retrieved 2012-09-17. 
  5. ^ "THE ACACIA STRAIN: Another New Song Available For Streaming". Blabbermouth.Net. Retrieved 2012-09-24.