Tag: Earache Records

EARACHE RECORDS Sues CENTURY MEDIA

According to the Courthouse News Service, British metal label Earache Records has filed a lawsuit against New York-based The Century Family, an affiliate of the nonparty record label Century Media Records, of Dortmund, Germany, claiming that the U.S. distributor owes it $250,000 in licensing fees, and broke a promise to release a catalog of hundreds of albums.

Album Review: White Wizzard – Flying Tigers

White Wizzard [USA]
Flying Tigers
2011
Full Length
Earache Records
Heavy Metal

The trend of old school heavy metal revival has been thriving in recent years, with bands like Enforcer being one of the main flag-bearers of the genre, fusing elements of speed metal into their furious and energetic brand of heavy metal. Along with them, …

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Album Review: Evile – Five Serpent’s Teeth

Evile [UK]
Five Serpent’s Teeth
2011
Full Length
Earache Records
Thrash Metal

When Metallica released their “comeback” album, Death Magnetic in 2008, Evile came highly recommended by a friend who was into bands like Metallica as well, claiming that Evile sounded exactly like Metallica. Despite that, and numerous recommendations to listen to Evile, I kept …

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Album Review: Enforcer – Diamonds

Enforcer [Sweden]
Diamonds
2010
Full Length
Earache Records
Heavy/Speed/Thrash Metal

The very first track that I heard from the Swedish horde, Enforcer, was the instrumental title track of this album, Diamonds. The speed, energy and melody of the song instantly captured my attention, and reminded me of old school heavy …

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Interview with Diamond Plate

Among the numerous young thrash metal startups, Diamond Plate has managed to capture my attention most, with the perfect balance of sheer aggression and melody that they have included on their Earache Records debut, Generation Why?. With the band being of an average of less than 20, this is certainly an achievement to boast about. …

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