Category: Editorial

Your Introduction to Black Metal in Singapore

Along with the recent saga came a surge of interest in the black metal genre. Just look at posts on alternative media such as this:

Perhaps it is in good time that we also introduce some local (Singaporean) black metal acts as well. In no order of preference, we present to you… Black metal in …

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The Irony of the Watain Ban

So… Watain was supposed to perform in Singapore last night for the first time ever (and I conveniently forgot all about it until the night before), and this happens:

And it all started with a petition, courtesy of a certain Rachel Chan, which garnered more than 15,000 signatures overnight. Yet in this whole shitstorm of …

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Heavy Metal Tribune Turns 3 this 2nd Feb 2013!

Do you bleed METAL?

 

02.02.13 MARKS HEAVY METAL TRIBUNE’S THIRD ANNIVERSARY.

IN APPRECIATION OF YOUR BRUTALHOOD, YOU* ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO HEAVY METAL OCCUPATION WITH US ON 02.02.13.

OUR MISSION IS TO GATHER THE MAXIMUM NUMBER OF METAL ENTHUSIASTS IN ONE LOCATION.

DATE: 02.02.2013, SAT (20:00-03:00 UTC+8), SINGAPORE

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GHOST’s Secular Haze – Circus Music?

So who hasn’t heard the new Ghost track? Anyway, here it is, and embrace yourself for some of the most ridiculous 5 minutes:

Circus, festival, carnival music, anyone?

Opus Eponymous lived up to its title and its hype, but for now, we can only hope now that this is the worst song from the upcoming album…

WINTERSUN To Release Finnish Democracy

Jari was one of my personal favourite musicians during my first forays into extreme metal, first following his works with Ensiferum and later Wintersun, with the self-titled Wintersun leaving a particularly deep memory and eventually becoming one of my favourite melodic death metal albums of all time. The epic soundscape that the band managed to create, along with …

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