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...
4.0

Monomyth- Exo

Monomyth are a Netherlands-based prog collective (not a phrase I get to use every day) who create wordless, sonic soundscapes. Harnessing elements of 70s and 80s electro along with more traditional rock ...
4.5

Build & Release – Build & Release

Build and Release are a five-piece, Aussie post rock outfit comprised of drums, basses and guitars. Initially formed as a songwriting project,  this is their first (self produced) album. Similar to Samue...
3.5

Ignea – Alga

Beginning life as Parallax in 2011, Ignea released the Sputnik EP. Described as Ukrainian progressive metal, it combined both orchestral and more common rock elements to produce a grandiose, operatic sound....