Interview – Aktarum

How would you describe your music? We've been playing troll metal until now. With our last album 'Ragnatroll' we put an epic touch to our troll music. The music combines heavy loud riffing with epic melodies...
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

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

Alestorm – No Grave But The Sea

Alestorm have risen to become giants of their sub-genre, with their unique style of folk metal combining elements of party-metal and piracy to provide us all with some dance-worthy lighthearted tunes. Following...
4.8

Varg – Götterdämmerung EP

After last year’s hugely successful fifth album ‘Das Ende aller Lügen’, German Pagan Melodic Death Metallers Varg are once again getting straight down to business with their latest 4-track EP entitled ‘Götterdä...
3.8

Equilibrium – Armageddon

German folk metallers Equilibrium have recently released their 5th full-length album, which they have entitled 'Armageddon'. It has already entered the German album charts at position 5, and has become a strong...
3.9

Sojourner – Empires of Ash

Listening to the music of Sojourner, I immediately conjure up images of ancient Northern Europe & the Celtic Lands, yet surprisingly this band hails from Dunedin, New Zealand.  Described as Atmospheric Blac...