GATECREEPER’s Sonoran Depravation Album Out Now; Full Stream Available

Relapse Records release Arizona’s death metal newcomers Gatecreeper’s debut full-length, Sonoran Depravation, today (October 7th) on CD/LP/digital formats. The album was recorded at Homewrecker Studios in Tucson, Arizona by Ryan Bram and mixed by Kurt Ballou at Godcity Studios. A full album stream can be found below.

Formed in mid-2013 based on their mutual love for bands like Dismember, Entombed, Bolt Thrower and Obituary, Gatecreeper play monstrous, low-end, old-school death metal for a new generation.

Gatecreeper commented on signing with Replase and their new album: “We are very excited to be working with Relapse, a label that we have all been following for many years. It is a dream come true to release our first full-length on such a legendary and trustworthy label.”


“Craving Flesh”
“Rotting As One”
“Patriarchal Grip”
“Lost Forever”
“Grotesque Operations”

Album stream:

“Desperation” video:

Gatecreeper lineup:

Sean Mears – Bass
Metal Matt – Drums
Eric Wagner – Guitars
Chase H. Mason – Vocals