Category Archives: Metal Reviews

Music Review-Chugun-Virus

Timur Sizov – Guitar Alexey Hobbit Saprikin – Bass Denise Jani – Vox Yahel Goldstein – Drums 1. Virus 2. Unholy Warrior 3. Sadistic Rites 4. Martyr 5. Futile 6. Fume 7. Fall Of Mankind 8. Print In Blood 9. Evil Whiskey Review-The best part of being a music fan, is when something catches you

DVD Review-Inside Metal: The LA Metal Scene Explodes 2

Review-” Inside Metal” is a must own for any metal fan. This 76 minute journey, takes us back to the heyday of music, the eighties. They briefly cover topics such as, The PMRC, The Rise of Yngwie Malmsteen, the sessions for the charity song Stars, the LA Strip and so much more. The panel of

Metal Review: Mistur – In Memoriam (2016)

Mistur - In Memoriam

From humble beginnings in Sogndal, Norway by bandmates Espen Bakketeig and Andre Raunehaug, with Stian Bakketeig joining shortly thereafter, Mistur is a superband of sorts with talented musicians from bands including Vreid, Windir, Cor Scorpii and more. From their early demo, the band had something special, which became more apparent with their critically-acclaimed 2009 debut

Music Review-Sludgehammer-The Fallen Sun

1. Demons From The Woodwork (4:02) 2. Intestines Entwined (5:02) 3. The Black Abyss (6:29) 4. Ectogenesis (4:34) 5. Carrion Eater (5:56) 6. Consuming Afterbirth (4:34) 7. Carnivorous Forest (5:08) 8. Utopian (5:45) 9. Revolting (4:46) 10. Organ Harvester (4:51) 11. Casualties (4:34) Review-Sludgehammer is one of those bands who are going to win you

Music Review-Crayven-All the Sordid Details

Lisa Oster (Vocals, Violin), Gernot Knippen (Guitar, Synthesizer), Cherry Ann Reclusado (Bass), Christoph Brandes (Drums) Review-Crayven are one of those bands that come out of nowhere that just gets it. One thing is for sure, whether you like this band or not, you will not be able to deny that this band is catchy and

Metal Review: Ace Frehley – Origins Vol. 1 (2016)

Ace Frehley - Origins Vol. 1

A new album from a legendary guitar player who goes back to his roots and lets us in on what he listens to? Yes please. I would love that. That is exactly the platter that KISS legend Ace Frehley serves us with his latest opus, Origins Vol. 1. The album is a long time coming

Music Review: Zakk Wylde – Book of Shadows II (2016)

Zakk Wylde - Book of Shadows II

Guitar virtuoso and metal madman Zakk Wylde is back with his latest solo album, Book of Shadows II, the follow-up and companion piece to 1996’s Book of Shadows. Twenty years ago, Book of Shadows was released in anonymity practically with none but Wylde’s die-hard fans knowing about it. To that point, Wylde was responsible for

Metal Review: Graves at Sea – The Curse That Is (2016)

Graves at Sea - The Curse That Is

Portland, Oregon’s Graves at Sea is simply an exciting band. They are not re-inventing the wheel, but they have picked their niche and they are going to perform their task exquisitely in order to get their point across. The cult doom/sludge band has finally released their long-awaited debut full-length, The Curse That Is,  and it is

Metal Review: Doomsday Ceremony – Black Heart (2016)

Doomsday Ceremony - Black Heart

Brazil’s black metal troupe Doomsday Ceremony is back with their sophomore effort, Black Heart. The band has been around since 2000, but have not had much output in their tenure. Hopefully, their latest release will change that. The opening track, “Vultures of War,” shows that the band has musical talent showing off some nice lead

Metal Review: Anthrax – For All Kings (2016)

Anthrax - For All Kings

To all of the people who think that Anthrax did not belong in the Big Four, they have forgotten how big the band was at one point. There is no denying that they were far bigger than Exodus, Testament and especially Overkill, who seem to be the three most often referred to bands when this