Album Reviews

Xenosis – Devour and Birth

29th May 2018 Haydee G.

Xenosis is a band from New Haven Connecticut with a blend of old-school inspired progressive death metal and much more. Since their formation in 2010, the band has always had a very specific goal in mind: [Read »]

Album Reviews

The Extended Sessions

14th March 2018 Markus Falkenberg

Many fans agree that classical music and Heavy Metal have a lot in common. In fact a lot of fans probably listen to both, or even play both.  And why not? Classical music is often [Read »]

Album Reviews

Klabautamann – Smaragd

14th June 2017 Liam Savage

Music that showcases many styles and layers to encompass a band sound is always welcome to me.  I enjoy reading about the aspects of a group’s sound before delving in aurally.  With Klabautamann, the black [Read »]

Album Reviews

Slagduster – Deadweight

20th May 2017 Liam Savage

Diversity and originality, while a great concept in the theory of songwriting, is one thing to commit to, but to see it to fruition is an entirely different matter.  Making music your own requires a [Read »]

Album of the Month

Fractal Universe – Engram of Decline

15th April 2017 Haydee G.

For a debut album, Engram of Decline by the French metallers of Fractal Universe is beyond impressive. Then again, it seems as if these guys have honed their songwriting since their very first release and EP, Boundaries of [Read »]

Album Reviews

Pillorian – Obsidian Arc

25th March 2017 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

Stamina – System of Power

6th February 2017 Haydee G.

Italian melodic/progressive metal band Stamina has been around for more than a decade and has released 4 albums up-to-date. They’ve featured many guest musicians on their albums including Henrik Brockmann (ex-Royal Hunt, Evil Masquerade), Kenny Lubcke [Read »]