Tag Archive: 2004

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.

Feb 28

Album Review: Tsjuder – Desert Northern Hell

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Tsjuder [Norway]
Desert Northern Hell
2004/2013 (Reissue)
Full Length
Season of Mist
Black Metal

Norwegian black metal band Tsjuder made a surprise comeback in 2009, and soon released their reunion album Legion Helvete in 2011. Desert Northern Hell was the band’s final release before going on hiatus in 2006, and along …

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Feb 07

Album Review: Titanium Black – Bleed for You

Titanium Black [USA]
Bleed for You
2004
Full Length
Heavy Metal
6.8/10

Titanium Black, on their website, claim that “metal is a theatrical, powerful and passionate medium”. A bold proclamation to say the least, and with such claims there definitely is pressure on the band to prove themselves to be …

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