4.3

Drama and Perdition Winds Split EP

This 3 track split EP was released in December 2015 and is a lengthy 27 minutes long, not that this is a bad thing. The first two tracks are from Russian trio Drama, who split up before the release of this EP w...
5.0

(hed)pe – Forever!

I have been a (hed)pe fan since forever (pun intended) and when I heard that they were releasing a tenth studio album I couldn’t help but get excited to see whether or not they could follow their worldwide crit...
5.0

Defiatory – Extinct

Hailing from Umeå, Sweden, Defiatory bring aggressive, melodic Bay Area Thrash Metal straight to your earholes, yet with a distinctly modern edge and a hint of the Swedish/European Metal style.  Without doubt, ...
2.8

Hour of Anguish – Solace of Sorrow

Okay, a new band from Gothenburg Sweden playing modern Melodic Death Metal.  This has to be good, right? Well, Hour of Anguish have just dropped their debut album 'Solace of Sorrow' and are ready to unleash ...
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...
4.3

Winterhymn – Blood & Shadows

The United States, when it comes to metal, is often associated with thrash, death metal, metalcore and the 'new wave of American metal'. As a result, it is these sorts of bands that fill up the bills of most Am...
3.5

Rïcïnn – Lïan

“Lïan” is the debut solo album from French vocalist Rïcïnn, known for lending her vocal talents to the likes of Avant-Garde Doom band “Öxxö Xööx”, of which Laurent Lunoir provided guitar and backing vocals on t...
4.0

Skeleton Wolf – Skeleton Wolf

Now, I know some of you may automatically get an immediate thought of a little band called Skeletonwitch based on the similar band names. Which in this instance isn't a bad thing, or entirely wrong to assum...
4.8

Dawn Of Ashes – Theophany

Having followed L.A's Dawn of Ashes since their Harsh Elektro days and through their transition into an Industrial Black Metal style, I’ve been highly anticipating the release of their latest offering, “Theopha...