Album Reviews

Almanac – Kingslayer

14th November 2017 Reinier de Vries

Do I have to introduce Victor Smolski? If you think yes, you better skip this and do some heavy metal history lessons first. Two other members who need no introduction are Andy B. Franck and [Read »]


10th November 2017 Reinier de Vries

Everybody wants the throne. Everybody wants to be on top, to be the first, the best, the biggest. The will to obtain power, the unscrupulousness whilst fighting for the throne that is deeply embodied in [Read »]

Arrayan Path

4th November 2017 Reinier de Vries

Arrayan Path (formerly Arryan Path) is the personal project of singer/songwriter Nicholas Leptos which came together in 1997 with Nicholas friend, guitarist Clement Fung. Throughout the years Nicholas has had great help from his brother [Read »]

Album Reviews

Power Quest – Sixth Dimension

11th October 2017 Reinier de Vries

After six years Power Quest is back with their sixth full length and how! After the slightly disappointing release of Nocturnal Rites a very pleasant surprise. Opener ‘Lords Of Tomorrow’ sets the high standard for [Read »]

Album Reviews

Nocturnal Rites – Phoenix

8th October 2017 Chris Galea

Didn’t Nocturnal Rites play Thrash Metal, or am I imagining things? No, it turns out I’m not, but significant changes took place since I last heard the band. Phoenix is in fact dense with melodies, [Read »]

Jag Panzer

7th October 2017 Kenn Jensen

Jag Panzer is an American power metal band from Colorado Springs, Colorado. Discography Ample Destruction (1984) Dissident Alliance (1994) The Fourth Judgement (1997) The Age of Mastery (1998) Thane to the Throne (2000) Mechanized Warfare [Read »]

Inner Wound Records

6th October 2017 Reinier de Vries

Inner Wound Recordings was formed during 2009, with the mission to bring you high quality hard rock and melodic metal. We’ll focus on producing different limited edition releases as well as new full albums. All [Read »]

Power Quest

6th October 2017 Reinier de Vries

The Story So Far… Power Quest was formed in March 2001 by keyboardist Steve Williams after he left London based power metal heroes Dragonforce. Former DF colleague Steve Scott was immediately recruited on Bass along [Read »]