Consuming Impulse

Consuming Impulse is the second album by Dutch death metal band Pestilence.

Consuming Impulse
Pestilence (band) - Consuming Impulse.jpg
Studio album by
Released25 December 1989
9 January 1990 (Europe)
Recorded1989 at Music Lab Berlin
GenreDeath metal
ProducerHarris Johns
Pestilence chronology
Malleus Maleficarum
Consuming Impulse
Testimony of the Ancients
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic4.5/5 stars[1]

It was reissued along with Testimony of the Ancients on Roadrunner Records' Two from the Vault series. Decibel gave positive reviews to it as a cult classic.[2]

Track listingEdit

1."Dehydrated"Martin van DrunenPatrick Mameli3:08
2."The Process of Suffocation"van DrunenMameli, Patrick Uterwijk2:41
3."Suspended Animation"van DrunenMameli, Uterwijk3:28
4."The Trauma"Marco FoddisMameli3:20
5."Chronic Infection"FoddisMameli3:57
6."Out of the Body"FoddisMameli4:39
7."Echoes of Death"FoddisMameli4:16
8."Deify Thy Master"FoddisMameli, Uterwijk4:53
9."Proliferous Souls" (instrumental) Mameli2:08
10."Reduced to Ashes"van DrunenMameli4:53
Total length:37:23



  1. ^ John Serba. "Consuming Impulse review by AllMusic". AllMusic. Retrieved 2 May 2019.
  2. ^ Chris Dick (26 March 2013). "Review by Decibel". Decibel. Retrieved 2 May 2019.