The digital-only boxed sets Extreme Metal 101, Volumes 1-4, are available today. Each of these sets includes five crushing releases from the Roadrunner catalog, including four albums never before available digitally. Each box is $24.99, and they're available on iTunes and via other digital music retailers.


The sets include classic albums from death metal titans DeicideImmolationMalevolent CreationObituaryPestilence, and Suffocation; thrash kings AnnihilatorCarnivoreCerebral FixDefiance, and Sadus; progressive death metal explorers CynicDeathGorguts and Pestilence; groove metal pioneers Exhorder; industrial metal killers Fear Factory; and the most evil band ever, Brujeria.   


Here's what you get:

Extreme Metal 101, Vol. 1
DeicideDeicide
Malevolent CreationThe Ten Commandments
ObituarySlowly We Rot
PestilenceConsuming Impulse
SuffocationPierced From Within
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Extreme Metal 101 Vol. 2
BrujeriaMatando Gueros
CarnivoreRetaliation
DeathSymbolic
GorgutsConsidered Dead
ImmolationDawn of Possession (available digitally for the first time)
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Extreme Metal 101 Vol. 3
CynicFocus
DeicideLegion
ObituaryCause of Death
PestilenceTestimony of the Ancients
SadusChemical Exposure (available digitally for the first time)
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Extreme Metal 101 Vol. 4
AnnihilatorAlice in Hell
Cerebral FixBastards (available digitally for the first time)
DefianceBeyond Recognition (available digitally for the first time)
ExhorderThe Law
Fear FactorySoul of a New Machine
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Here's a Spotify playlist with one track from every album included on the four volumes of Extreme Metal 101: