5.0

Mordant Rapture – The Abnegation EP

2018 has been a good year for Extreme Metal so far and the debut EP from Mordant Rapture, entitled ‘The Abnegation’, is no exception.  Brutal, blisteringly-paced Symphonic Death Metal with a heavily European fl...
4.5

Lord Of The Lost – Swan Songs II

Germany’s Lord Of The Lost have garnered a respectable following over the years across the Goth, Industrial and Neue Deutsche Härte / Metal spectrum.  Never a band for sticking to one style, both musically and ...
4.0

NOSOUND – Scintilla

I must confess that whenever I see a new EP or album from any artist signed to K-Scope records, I’m immediately intrigued.  For me at least, K-Scope carries a seal of quality, with the likes of Porcupine Tree, ...
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...