Category: Compilation

Dec 26

Album Review: Hooded Menace – Gloom Immemorial

Hooded Menace [Finland] Gloom Immemorial 2014 Compilation Doomentia Records Death/Doom Metal Hooded Menace is one of those bands that I have every intention to follow, yet find it tricky with the whole host of EP and split releases that they have. While the band has 3 full length releases under their belts, a release like Gloom …

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May 03

Album Review: Terminal Death – Terminal Death

Terminal Death [USA] Terminal Death 2014 Compilation Shadow Kingdom Records Death Metal While Shaun Glass is now better known for his works with bands like Broken Hope and Dirge Within, early in the 80s he was in a little-known death metal band Terminal Death, marking his first works in the extreme metal circuit. While the band had only …

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Apr 07

Album Review: Various Artists – Ronnie James Dio: This Is Your Life

Various Artists Ronnie James Dio: This is Your Life 2014 Compilation Rhino Entertainment Heavy Metal It has been 4 long years since the passing of Dio, and numerous tributes to the legendary voice of heavy metal have sprung up, with Jorn‘s album Dio being one of my personal favourites. This year see the release of Ronnie James Dio: This …

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Mar 14

Album Review: Tyrants Blood – Coven

Tyrants Blood [Canada] Coven 2014 Compilation Tridroid Records Black Metal My interest in Tyrants Blood has once again been sparked with the recent encounter with their latest album, Into the Kingdom of Graves, perhaps their most polished and technical release to date. In keeping with the hype generated over the band with their new album, Tridroid Records, …

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Sep 17

Album Review: Pirosaint – Infected Brutality

Pirosaint [Chile] Infected Brutality 2013 Compilation Digmetalworld Records Death/Thrash Metal While Chilean thrashers Pirosaint have been around since the late 80s, the band has not really gained much attention, and even after their relocation to New York in 2011 they have yet to release a single full length album, preferring to release new material in the …

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