(AUS) Diploid-I Am Yours. And I Am Here Again. LP (2021)

 Country: Australia
Genre: Hardcore, Punk, Crust, Black Metal, Grindcore
Label: Heavy Machinery
Tracks: 18
Length: 22.10'

Diploid is a three piece band from Melbourne, Australia who formed in 2011, by the looks of things.  Diploid play a killer style of music that incorporates elements of hardcore, punk, crust, black metal, and grindcore within their sound.  Musically, Diploid can be loosely compared to bands such as Tentacles, Cloud Rat, Cerce, Lich, Alpinist, and other like-minded bands.  Since forming in 2012, Diploid have released a ten song self-titled EP in July of 2012, a two song cassette single titled In Heaven in March of 2013, a six song EP titled Human in August of 2013, a two song EP titled March 23rd 2013 in August of 2014, a split 7" with Canine in November of 2014, a split 7" with Coma Regalia in October of 2015, a three song EP titled Deterioration in April of 2015, a split 12" with Lytta in February of 2015, a digital single titled I Can No Longer Drag My Body Across The Earth in October of 2016, a split 7" with Blight Worms in January of 2017, a ten song lP titled Is God Up There?  in March of 2017,  a fourteen song LP titled Everything Went Red in October of 2017, and a fifteen song LP titled Glorify in November of 2019.  I Am Yours. And I Am Here Again is the band's latest full-length LP, which was released Heavy Machinery records on September 3rd, 2021.  On I Am Yours. And I Am Here Again., Diploid offer up eighteen tracks of vicious and chaotic as hell sounding hardcore, punk, crust, black metal, and grindcore.  Overall, I Am Yours. And I Am Here Again. makes for an awesome listen and definitely should not be missed.  Highly recommended!  Enjoy!

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