Album of the Month

Pillorian – Obsidian Arc

25th March 2017 Liam Savage Liam Savage

It’s always interesting when a musician who’s made a big impact within their respective field of music decides to finish it up and have a clean slate.  Such is the case with former Agalloch vocalist/guitarist [Read »]

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Behind The Sun – Post Solis

13th March 2017 Liam Savage

Hailing from South Carolina, American newcomers Behind The Sun are debuting in the metal world with their own take on progressive death.  It’s an approach which isn’t immediately recognizable or comparable to their contemporaries.  For [Read »]

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Jupiter Hollow – Odyssey

11th February 2017 Liam Savage

I’m always encouraged when I hear a debut musical project that offers an approach that comes off as seasoned and professional.  It’s hard to pull off a really great debut in a lot of ways.  [Read »]

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Noveria – Forsaken

25th December 2016 Liam Savage

With a sound firmly rooted in the “prog-power” split subgenre, Noveria come forth with a commanding sound.  With all instruments on point and executed well, and singer Francesco Corigliano showing a good range with strong [Read »]

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Reapter – Cymatics

28th November 2016 Liam Savage

Reapter are a band playing a thrash sound that shows a respect to the past, while at the same time trying to root themselves in the modern-day thrash environment. While I can respect their dedication [Read »]

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Lamb Of God – The Duke

18th November 2016 Liam Savage

Cancer is a scary and dominant disease.  I know this on a personal level just based on the family I have lost due to it, but also for the family that has survived it.  So [Read »]

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Anaal Nathrakh – The Whole Of The Law

1st November 2016 Liam Savage

One of the most consistent names in modern extreme metal is without a doubt Anaal Nathrakh.  Through eight albums they’ve consistently produce face-shredding and brain-melting metal that isn’t for the faint of heart.  To describe [Read »]