• Cannibal Corpse-Red Before Black

    Considering the strength of Cannibal Corpse’s worldwide fanbase, you’d be forgiven for thinking that the band wouldn’t need to appeal to a wider, more [...]
  • GWAR-The Blood of Gods

    It’s been a tough few years for GWAR since Oderus Urungus met his untimely death. The near instant replacement of the inimitable frontman was of the opposite gender and [...]
  • King Parrot-Ugly Produce

    King Parrot garnered attention from metal fans worldwide even before releasing a debut full-length was an idea. Frequent gigs in as many countries as they could travel with [...]
  • Poseidon-Prologue

    It’s easy to understand why the current state of the UK doom metal scene is thriving and in rude health. More and more bands it seems are embarking on voyages into [...]
  • Der Weg Einer Freiheit-Finisterre

    Back in 2015, Germany’s Der Weg Einer Freiheit proved to the black metal world that they were a force to be reckoned with thanks to the outstanding musicianship on [...]
  • Stone Sour-Hydrograd

    July 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

    It’s been all too easy recently to denounce both Stone Sour and Slipknot as “The Corey Taylor” show over the past few years. Firstly, there’s the way [...]
  • With last year’s Trilogy, Schammasch released a real cornerstone for their career. An album which detailed three different sounds but which never conflicted with each [...]
  • Dr. Woman – Dead Hearts Club

    June 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

    I like Dead Hearts Club. There’s something uniquely earnest about its unabashed love affair with Depeche Mode, something that strikes me as charming and genuine. It’s a [...]
  • The Birthday Massacre-Under Your Spell

    June 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Arguably the world’s finest purveyors of modern gothic electronic rock, Canada’s The Birthday Massacre have led a fairly successful career over the last decade in [...]
  • Haze of Summer – Znoi

    May 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Referring to a black metal record as “pretty” strikes me as a bit odd, but Haze of Summer’s Znoi fits no other description so completely. Haunting melodies [...]