Tag: Australia

Ne Obliviscaris – Urn

Ne Obliviscaris (NeO) burst into the extreme metal forefront with their 2012 debut Portal of I, with their unique blend of violins and extreme metal. 5 years on the band drops their third album, Urn. Would this prove to be a revolutionary turn in their musical journey? What we know though, is that Urn is definitely gonna be a kickass release for fans of progressive, extreme metal.

Album Review: Uncreation – The Great Delusion

Uncreation [Australia]
The Great Delusion
2014
Full Length
The Black Wreath
Death Metal

Australia’s Uncreation has been around for 5 years now, and with a single split release with label mates The Horror and Miazma under their belts, the band this year finally drops their full length album, The Great Delusion, 9 tracks …

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Album Review: StarGazer – A Merging to the Boundless

StarGazer [Australia]
A Merging to the Boundless
2014
Full Length
Nuclear War Now! Productions
Black/Death Metal

Having been out of touch with the bestial style of black/death metal of late, StarGazer came as quite a surprise to me, coming highly recommended by a friend who swore by their brand new full …

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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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