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,...
3.1

Nemesea – Uprise

    According to their website, Nemesea's previous album (The Quiet Resistance) "offers intense and soulful alternative rock complete with a subtle breath of gothic and loudly demands the at...
3.8

Burial Dust – Oshubho Ahobaan

Burial Dust is a Bangladeshi Black Metal band formed in 2013. According to their own statements, they “preach the unholy inscription to extinguish the false religious faiths of the society and sermonise the occ...