The Path of Totality (2011) proved once again that Korn does not shy away from boundaries. The upcoming effort of the American band marks a return to a more classic Korn sound. Now what does the 11th studio album, The Paradigm Shift, exactly hold for us? Read all!
In their thirteen years of existence, The Answer has already grown to the status of Rock Legend. They have toured and played with bands like AC/DC and Aerosmith, and have been playing in parts and the big venues of this world that a lot of bands can only dream of. Yet they have stayed true […]
As the days grow darker and the air becomes bleak, there is no better moment to discover a band whose music seamlessly fits the state of mind of the autumn season. Observant fans already know Vattnet Viskar (‘the water whispers’) from their impressive EP (or demo).. Read all!
The Poet and The Parrot by the Swedish band Bombus is the first album of the band released under the banners of label Century Media. The guys play a style that is hard to categorize. Still, the record doesn’t push you from one style to another, it’s coherent and pleasant for the ears.. Check it […]
Turisas2013. Let’s jump right into it and get over the first hurdle: the witless name of this record. You’d think the band could have come up with something a little more creative, but they didn’t. To give them some credit, the name got you talking right? So, what does Turisas stand for in 2013? Read […]
ReVamp is back, and how. After an absence since the release of their first album and an intensive tour, Floor Jansen has recovered from her burn out. Stronger than ever, in between helping Nightwish with their tour as a substitute singer, Floor has managed to record the new ReVamp album, named Wild Card. Read all!
In the last years, Watain has earned a spot amongst the more well known black metal bands. The response to their records differs from contempt from the purists, to appreciation from others. With The Wild Hunt, the Swedes set out from where they left off with Lawless Darkness (2010).. Read all!
It has been a while between studio albums, but Saltatio Mortis gives us something completely new, mixed with a bit of old on their new studio album “Das Schwarze Einmaleins”. As you might remember, their previous album, “Sturm aufs Paradies”, was a pleasant surprise for me. So as you can imagine, I was quite curious […]
After playing in numerous bands (Edge of Sanity, Bloodbath) and spending years as producer for other metal bands (example: Opeth, Katatonia, Asphyx, Dissection) Swedish producer/multi-instrumentalist Dan Swanö is back in the saddle. Together with Ragnar Widerberg, he started the conceptual project Witherscape. The result of these combined forces is The Inheritance.. Read all!
‘All Is One,’ the title of the latest record and also the message that Orphaned Land wants to convey. The Israeli group aspires to unify people of different religions and ideologies in the Middle East and put an end to the ongoing conflicts. All Is One is not different in that regard, but the new […]