Tag: Alkira

Album Review: Alkira – Juggernaut

Alkira [Australia]
Juggernaut
2014
Full Length
Independent
Thrash/Groove Metal

Hot on the heels of their excellent EP, Red Devil last year, Alkira this year drops their full length album Juggernaut, a 50-odd minute, erm, juggernaut release. With the hype that the band has managed to create with the energetic material on Red Devil, Juggernaut was …

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Album Review: Alkira – Red Devil

Alkira [Australia]
Red Devil
2013
EP
Independent
Thrash Metal

Thrash revival has hit Australia fast and hard, with all the recent discoveries of thrash gems coming out of the region. With Mason performing their first gig outside of Australia last week, my interest in thrash from Down Under has intensified. And while technically speaking Alkira …

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Album Review: Mason – Warhead

Mason [Australia]
Warhead
2013
Full Length
Independent
Thrash Metal

Aussie thrashers Mason‘s love for Havok is obvious, with the band’s logo even bearing rather striking resemblance. With the excellent thrash that I have encountered from Australia thus far, from the Metallica-influenced Desecrator to my more recent exposure to faster and more intense …

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