Heavy Metal World Cup: Sepultura vs Underside

Sepultura vs Underside

The final quarter final in the Heavy Metal World Cup 2018 is Sepultura (representing Brazil) versus Underside (representing Nepal).

In the opening round, Sepultura defeated the Indonesian powerhouse Burgerkill and Underside held off Botswana death metallers Wrust. But who will go on to semi finals to face Immortal?

Here's how the two bands compare.


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


Members: 4
Albums: 1
Genre: Metalcore
Biggest Song: Satan In Your Stereo
Most Likely To: Fuck the system

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.