Cannibal Corpse releases Hammer Smashed Face

Hammer Smashed Face is the first EP by Cannibal Corpse, released in 1993 through Metal Blade Records.

There are two versions of the release, a single version that features the title song "Hammer Smashed Face" with two covers of songs by Black Sabbath and Possessed, and the EP version which includes the three tracks of the single version along with two original Cannibal Corpse tracks. The single version and the EP version both have different cover artwork.

The lyrics tell the story of a man who has a second personality which drives him insane, so he embarks upon a killing spree with a hammer.