Tag Archives: Speed Metal

Metal Review: Gama Bomb – Untouchable Glory (2015)

Gama Bomb - Untouchable Glory

Ireland’s thrash metal squad Gama Bomb is back with Untouchable Glory, a collection of twelve short tracks in the same realm of their previous efforts. The opener shows us what the band is all about in all their glory. They are a throwback to speed metal bands of old with fast guitar riffs and piss

Satan | Life Sentence (2013) Review

It is hard to believe that it has been thirty years since we have heard anything from England’s NWOBHM band Satan, but with the release of “Life Sentence,” it will have been that long. Back in the 1980s, Satan’s name would be thrown into the mix with such bands as Blitzkrieg although their popularity was

Municipal Waste Announces New Zealand/Australia Tour Dates

Virginia speed metal band Municipal Waste have announced their first tour of New Zealand and their return to Australia. Tony Foresta, vocalist for the band, shares: “I am really stoked to play New Zealand for the first time ever… Heaps!!! The first Municipal Waste tour in Australia was one of my all-time favorite trips I’ve

Metal Review: Mortillery – Origin of Extinction (2013)

Female-fronted Canadian thrash metal band Mortillery is back with their follow-up to their debut “Murder Death Kill.” This year’s release is entitled “Origin of Extinction,” and is has a lot going for it. I have been in a classic thrash mood lately, so this one is working pretty well for me. “Origin of Extinction” opens

Metal Review: Sacred Steel – The Bloodshed Summoning (2013)

Germany’s Sacred Steel is back with their eighth studio album, and first in four years, The Bloodshed Summoning. Currently signed to Cruz Del Sur Music, Sacred Steel still has the distinction of being the first German band ever to sign with Metal Blade Records in April of 1997. With a February 16th, 2013 release date,