Tag Archive: Groove Metal

Apr 18

Grumpynators – Wonderland

Grumpynators may have a tongue-in-cheek name, but on Wonderland they prove that they are capable musicians and songwriters, bringing familiar Volbeat and Social Distortion-esque tunes to old school rock ‘n’ roll lovers, with a double-bass included to add that unique touch to their sound.

Dec 21

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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May 11

Album Review: Volbeat – Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies

Volbeat - Outlaw Gentlemen and Shady Ladies

Volbeat [Denmark]
Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies
2013
Full Length
Vertigo Records
Heavy/Groove Metal

I’ve heard Volbeat‘s name being thrown around for quite some time now, but never really thought of checking them out until a friend brought them up a couple of months back, telling me to check …

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Dec 05

Album Review: Slam One Down – Who Really Wants to Live Forever

Slam One Down - Who Really Wants to Live Foreve

Slam One Down [USA]
Who Really Wants To Live Forever
2012
Full Length
Pour One Out Music
Thrash/Groove Metal

In this day and age where being really innovative in terms of music has become really difficult, one method taken by bands to catch the attention of music-lovers is in …

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Jun 01

Album Review: Misguided Aggression – Flood the Common Ground

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Misguided Aggression [Canada]
Flood the Common Ground
2011
Full Length
Year of the Sun Records
Death/Groove Metal

At the opposite end of the bestial war metal side of the spectrum of Canada, young bands such as Misguided Aggression are wreaking their own brand of chaos and destruction. After numerous independent releases, the young band last year …

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