It happens rarely: the first song of a new record immediately draws your attention and you find yourself checking the band out within minutes. This occurred while listening to the debut of Soulnerve, called The Dying Light.. Read all!
When I first listened to this album I was happily surprised about how good it was. And during listening round number six, it has only become better and better. It’s a good mix between stoner and the old school doom. A good balance that I like because too much stoner would definitely ruin it. Read […]
A year after the release of Amaranthe‘s second album, The Nexus, the follow up album hits the shelves. In the last year, a lot of happened in the band and I wondered how this would affect the new album, Massive Addictive.. Read all!
With Massive Cauldron of Chaos, the Norwegian black metallers of 1349 arrive at their sixth studioalbum since the bands debut Liberation in 2003. During that time the band only had one misfire that carries the name Revelations of the Black Flame. One year later they took revenge with the great Demonoir. Now, more than four […]
Living New York Hardcore legends releases their 10th full-length. Now almost 30 years in existence, and there still is enough frustration to shout about. They’ve been there in the beginning of the NYHC movement and were one of the bigger bands at the time. They had no idea they’d be here today continuing to release […]
Gormathon is a melodic death metal band from Sweden. Formed in 2009 and they just finished their second full-length. Their music sounds a bit different than the usual metal styles because of the members’ different backgrounds and influences according to guitarist Stefan Jonsson. This album proves what the metal scene is missing nowadays, he says. […]
The band has just released their first album and is on the road to become a highly appreciated name in the Doom metal world. At least, they will if you would ask me because WOW, what a way to introduce yourself with a debut album like Wisdom! Read about that here!
Audrey Horne’s Youngblood was without a doubt one of the best releases of 2013. Thus when it was announced that the Norwegian hard rockers would release their fifth opus, Pure Heavy, this year, it quickly rose to the status of most anticipated records of 2014. So, is Pure Heavy just as impressive as its predecessor? […]
Sex in the Seventh Circle is the title of the new record of London-based stoner four piece Hang the Bastard. The band’s second full length is characterized by tardiness, but with a dynamic approach to song writing that keeps you hooked.. Read all!
It has been three years since the brilliant release of Sólstafir’s album Svartir Sandar, which continued the musical line from Masterpiece of Bitterness and Köld. When I heard a new album was coming this year, I couldn’t be more excited. The result is Ótta. Like Svartir Sandar, all the lyrics on the album are Icelandic. […]