Category Archive: Review

May 13

Triumvir Foul – Spiritual Bloodshed

Triumvir Foul - Spiritual Bloodshed

Cavernous, chaotic death metal in the veins of Conqueror, Diocletian, and Heresiarch? Triumvir Foul is relentless in their onslaught with their new album Spiritual Bloodshed. Who’s with me?

May 10

Ayreon – The Source

Ayreon - The Source

Ayreon returns with his latest masterpiece – The Source, this time featuring an ensemble of notable power metal vocalists, and a surprise guest – Avantasia’s Tobias Sammet! Would this be the ultimate progressive power metal superband?

Apr 29

Evoke Thy Lords – Lifestories

Evoke Thy Lords - Lovestories

Evoke Thy Lords [Russia]
Lifestories
2017
Full Length
Solitude Productions
Psychedelic Doom Metal

The only thing I remembered from Russian psychedelic death horde Evoke Thy Lords‘ last release, Boys! Raise Giant Mushrooms in your Cellar! was the lavish usage of flutes, and the heaviness of their music (oh, and of course …

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Apr 23

Blast from the Past: Wintersun – Wintersun

Wintersun - Wintersun

Despite being 13 years old, Wintersun’s self-titled debut remains one of my personal favourite melodic death metal releases, bringing together a balance of speed, intensity, melody, and raw emotions in under 55 minutes. This is melodic death metal done right.

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