The Five Hundred Tour

Nottingham metal band The Five Hundred have announced a UK Tour with Brutai this May. This latest news follows a big run of live shows for The Five Hundred including support to Mushroomhead, Sworn Amongst...
3.0

Auðn – Auðn

I have to admit that my knowledge of Icelandic Metal bands is fairly limited and with this in mind it’s fair to say that I can at least avoid comparing Auðn to a host of other native Black Metal bands. Despi...
4.1

3rd Machine – Quantified Self

When I agreed to review Netherlanders 3rd Machine's new album “Quantified Self”, I wondered what they could possibly have produced next, following their excellent 2012 EP “The Egotiator”.  Placing expectations ...
5.0

Moonsorrow – Jumalten Aika

Finland is home to a great many dark, epic and melodious metal bands, such as Nightwish, Sonata Arctica and Ensiferum. However, not one of them can capture the cold and bitter nature of Scandinavia like Moonsor...
4.5

Otep – Generation Doom

  Otep Shamaya is a woman of words and they are cutting and concise. She begins with a growl and a scream and a curse and a riot against an unjust world. Generation Doom is industrial, beautiful,...