Generally, doom metal’s not my thing, but I’m a sucker for genre cross-pollination and England’s Eye of Solitude have that in spades. Yes, they work within the framework of typical doom […]
Blut Aus Nord have always pushed the boundary of what black metal is, but 777-Cosmosophy strays so far from the genre’s rotting carcass that it can scarcely be considered black metal […]
Dragony are a solidly middle-of-the-road symphonic power metal band. They attack all the typical genre tropes such as fantasy lyrics, soaring melodies, and guitar acrobatics enthusiastically, yet strictly by-the-book. Legends is […]
I am, unashamedly, a power metal fan. I know it’s not the “coolest” sub-genre of metal, but I don’t care. At it’s best, power metal is heroic, positive and […]
Check out my review of Grant Us Death – the new album from Polish death metalers, ULCER. Pretty good stuff…unless you’re in to music that’s not any good.
I have something published on Invisible Oranges! Click this link to read my live review of Woe, Anicon, and Skullshitter ripping the shit out of Saint Vitus in Brooklyn. This […]
It’s been a good year for heavy music. There were an overwhelming amount of amazing releases in 2012, and I was fortunate enough to have access to many of them […]
If you’re in the mood for some angry, putrid filth, then this split EP is probably right up your alley. Read my take on it here.
I’ve got another review up in Hails and Horns Magazine. This time it’s for the fantastic Appalachian black metal band HUNTER’S GROUND. Click this link to wallow in 175 words of sheer […]
There’s a reason I spend a substantial amount of time combing the extreme music underground for obscure bands instead of listening to the latest boring ALL THAT REMAINS or SUICIDE […]