Album Reviews

Forsaken – Pentateuch

17th September 2017 Chris Galea

For me, a new full-length from Forsaken was one of the most hotly anticipated releases of the year. Pentateuch refers to the first five books of the Bible, and this album is in fact the fifth [Read »]

Forsaken

6th September 2017 Tommy Sonne Skøtt

Forsaken, one of Southern Europe’s longest standing and premier doom metal outfits, were formed in 1990 under the moniker “Blind Alley”. Based in Malta, the band adopted the epithet “Forsaken” in 1991 and released their [Read »]

Album Reviews

Paradise Lost – Medusa

28th August 2017 Reinier de Vries

After Paradise Lost’s fifth album, Draconian Times, my interest in the band faded. Their music got less extreme album after album, and One Second for me was the straw that broke the camel’s back. It was with [Read »]

Paradise Lost

10th August 2017 Reinier de Vries

Founded in 1988 in Halifax, West Yorkshire, PARADISE LOST are not only known as one of the most distinctive acts in metal  their music defined the gothic subgenre and raised doom metal to a new level [Read »]

Hammerheart Records

21st June 2017 Reinier de Vries

Hammerheart Records (known as Karmageddon Media between 2004 and 2010) is a Dutch independent record label specializing in death metal, black metal, doom metal and folk metal bands from around the world. The label is [Read »]

Vic Records

15th April 2017 Tommy Sonne Skøtt

First era Vic Records was founded in 1992. Its first release was the Katatonia debut minicd ‘Jhva Elohim Meth… the Revival’. Second release was Crystal Age , a Gothenburg based technical death metal band, led [Read »]

Roadrunner Records

15th April 2017 Tommy Sonne Skøtt

FIRST CONCEIVED AS AN INDIE IMPORTER OF METAL ALBUMS IN 1980, Roadrunner Record is a major record label that concentrates primarily on heavy metal and hard rock bands. It is a division of Warner Music [Read »]