Album Reviews

Extremities – Gaia

21st February 2018 Reinier de Vries
Surprise surprise, a package landed on my doorstep with 3 promo cd’s in it. All Painted Bass Records releases and 2 of them are worth reviewing for sure. The other band isn’t metal or rock [Read »]

Angra – Omni

18th February 2018 Reinier de Vries
The ninth album of Brasilian power/progressive metal band Angra is the first EOTYL (end of the year list) material. Personally I find this one of their top 4 albums. There are a lot of fast [Read »]
Album Reviews

Labyrinth – Return to Live

18th February 2018 Kenn Jensen

Labyrinth has over the years made quite a few cool and innovative albums, but one stands out: ‘Return To Heaven Denied’ from 1998. And what better way to celebrate a reunion than to play in [Read »]

Album Reviews

Squealer – Behind Closed Doors

17th February 2018 Markus Falkenberg

Thrash Metal with Power Metal thrown in, or Power Metal with Thrash Metal thrown in? This is hard to say, because both genres are present in Squealer’s latest album ‘Behind Closed Doors’. The Thrash Metal [Read »]

Live Reviews


Album of the Month

Corrosion of Conformity – No Cross No Crown

by /raVen/ in Album of the Month 0

“No Cross No Crown” – Available 1/12/18 via  Twelve years.  Twelve long years to be able to slap on the SOUL headphones, blaze some of the greatest Purple Kush in the land from the Montana Marijuana Company [Read »]

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Korn – The Serenity Of Suffering

I've been a korn fan for almost 20 years now and still going strong. They almost lost me during their dubstep era, but thankfully their have finally returned to form and return to what korn should sound like. This song is a perfect example of their importance to the nu-metal scene and why I keep loving them.