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 »]

Album Reviews

Hyponic – 前行者

7th August 2016 Thomas Nielsen

I’m not even sure if our content management system will accept the title of the new album by Hong Kong’s Hyponic. For obvious reasons, I can’t really tell you what it’s called – or even [Read »]

Album Reviews

Candlemass – Death Thy Lover

12th June 2016 Thomas Nielsen

Talking about doom metal and not mentioning Swedish Candlemass is a bit like talking about Walt Disney and not at least touching upon Mickey Mouse. The brainchild of bassist and composer Leif Edling and drummer Mats Ekström, the band saw [Read »]

Album Reviews

October Tide – Winged Waltz

15th April 2016 Markus Falkenberg

Disturbing. This album is very disturbing. But then, isn’t that exactly what one should expect from a Doom Metal band like October Tide? So no, if you should expect songs about fluffy bunnies and green [Read »]

Album Reviews

Whispering Woods – Perditus et Dea

25th October 2015 Cristina

Let’s leave out the fact that Perditus et Dea has been released in February – firstly, there’s no doubt that this album is no light fare, and secondly, it somehow got buried under the monstrous [Read »]