• Watain-Trident Wolfe Eclipse

    With 2013’s The Wild Hunt, Watain recognized their appeal as a band ready to challenge more versatile songwriting and brave new worlds whilst still retaining that [...]
  • Godflesh-Post Self

    The return of Godflesh has been widely hailed and appreciated as one of the more interesting things to happen to industrial metal over the last decade or so. Comeback EP [...]
  • 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 [...]
  • As Paradise Falls – Digital Ritual

    July 20, 2017 // 0 Comments

    I was a bit late in hopping on the deathcore bandwagon. It wasn’t until a chance encounter with As Paradise Falls’ 2014 EP Save Yourself that I began to see some merit in [...]
  • Boris-Dear

    July 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Considering the track record of Japanese avant-garde/experimental/noise/drone/whatever-you-want-to-call-it trio Boris, the band at this point in their lengthy career [...]
  • 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 [...]