Heavy Metal World Cup: Burgerkill vs Sepultura

Burgerkill vs Sepultura

The second match of the Heavy Metal World Cup 2018 takes place between Burgerkill (representing Indonesia) and Sepultura (representing Brazil).

This is anyone's game. Burgerkill have a rabid fanbase in their home country, and made headway in the UK making their Bloodstock debut in 2015, but Sepultura are legends in heavy music, releasing genre-defining albums back in the '90s.

Here's how they stack up...


Members: 5
Albums: 5
Genre: Groove/death metal
Biggest Song: Under The Scars
Most Likely To: Collaborate with Dom Lawson


Members: 4
Albums: 14
Genre: Groove/thrash metal
Biggest Song: Roots Bloody Roots
Most Likely To: Refuse and resist

Who do you want to win? The poll below is open for 24 hours. Go go go!

Luke Morton joined Metal Hammer as Online Editor in 2014, having previously worked as News Editor at popular (but now sadly defunct) alternative lifestyle magazine, Front. As well as helming the Metal Hammer website for the four years that followed, Luke also helped relaunch the Metal Hammer podcast in early 2018, producing, scripting and presenting the relaunched show during its early days. He also wrote regular features for the magazine, including a 2018 cover feature for his very favourite band in the world, Slipknot, discussing their turbulent 2008 album, All Hope Is Gone.