4.0

Dimmu Borgir – Eonian

It’s been a seven-year wait for Dimmu Borgir’s fans to see a new album released.  That moment has finally arrived in the form of tenth studio album ‘Eonian’, also marking 25 years since the band was established...
4.0

Ivar Bjørnson & Einar Selvik – Hugsjá

Einar Selvik and Ivar Bjornson will be familiar names to fans of Wardruna and Enslaved respectively and it’s clear from the very beginning that the ‘Wardruna’ sound is very much present on this album, as the wh...
5.0

Behemoth – Messe Noir

Throughout the decades there have been albums that come along and completely define and shape a genre. In the 80’s we had Metallica’s 'Master of Puppets', 90’s gave us Slipknots 'Slipknot' and the 00’s had ...
5.0

Sojourner – The Shadowed Road

I've been anticipating Sojourner’s sophomore album ‘The Shadowed Road’ ever since it was announced and I’m so glad to be writing about this follow-up since listening to and reviewing their debut release back in...
4.0

Paradise Lost – Host (remastered)

1999 was an interesting year for metal music as the end of the millennium grow close, a mixture of releases from bands of old and new began to change the soundscape. With Rage Against the Machine's 'Battle ...
4.0

The Fever 333 – Made An America E.P

After the shock announcement that the hardcore band Letlive was over, many fans tried to find answers into what could’ve broken up one of the most cutting edge hardcore bands of the 21st century.  Slowly ov...
4.0

Battlesoul – Sunward and Starward

Canada’s Battlesoul recently released their new album ‘Sunward and Starward’ on CDN Records, which showcases their bold approach to multi-genre songwriting.  The main components seem to be rooted in Extreme Met...
4.5

Bornless Fire – Arcanum

The wait will soon be over for Kristof Bathory’s return to Industrial Electronic music, marked by the debut album of new project Bornless Fire, entitled ‘Arcanum’.  There have been work-in-progress clips and mu...
2.0

Cesium 137 – Rise To Conquer

US-based Futurepop duo Cesium_137 release their seventh studio album ‘Rise To Conquer’ on Metropolis Records. Kicking things off with ‘Tempest’ I’m really not sure about this opening song, especially given t...
3.0

Caelestia – Thanatopsis

Grecian band Caelestia bring their own brand Symphonic Extreme Metal, with their sophomore album 'Thanatopsis' released via the EMP Label Group (SPV Europe) just last month, dropping worldwide on 8th December 2...