“Angels And Demons” is a surprisingly strong debut from Portuguese band The Chapter. Musically the album has strong hints of Moonspell, especially with regards the deep-sounding lead vocals. Other elements recall early Dark Tranquillity, Opeth [Read »]
The Chapter is from Lisbon, Portugal, and was formed in February 2004 by Gonçalo Carvalho, João Gomes, and Pedro Antunes. Later that same year, Pedro Almeida and Vasco Macau joined the band. In 2006 the [Read »]
Nightwish are a symphonic metal band from Kitee, Finland. The band was formed in 1996 by lead songwriter and keyboardist Tuomas Holopainen, guitarist Emppu Vuorinen, and former lead singer Tarja Turunen.
Indie Recordings was founded in 2005 by Erik and Espen Røhne as a side project of Indie Distribution. In 2006 Erlend Gjerde joined Indie Recordings and Indie Distribution and together they developed the label from [Read »]
Lorelei pushes their album “Teni Oktyabrya” (Shadows of October) into a darker, heavier, and much more hostile arena of Gothic Metal. Pushing deeper into the depths of bleakness and exposing lyrically the stuggle and solitude of man’s suffering [Read »]
„Schwarzer Engel“, aka „Black Angel“ is obviously a nice choice for a name for a Gothic Metal band. Also, they sing in German which is not really typical for most bands from our beloved genre. [Read »]
The last remains of summer are desperately clinging on to life as autumn nears near. Fitting, it would seem, to head to Aarhus to listen to Halifax’s kings of gloom, Paradise Lost and their two [Read »]
I imagine that keeping a band like Cradle Of Filth afloat must be a challenge. Your foundation is black metal, and yet, you have managed to titillate the mainstream with songs that appeal to the [Read »]