"It has to be from the chest. You take a deep breath, and you just roar. You've either got it or you haven't. Some people are naturally gifted—the key is to give an identity to it." Shaun Embury, the bassist for Birmingham band Napalm Death, is telling me about the death grunt, the thunderous growl that's part of what makes grindcore and death metal so appealing to disaffected youth and BDSM types and so unappealing... More >>>