Tag: Taiwan

Views from the Pit: Truth Be Known EP Launch

Truth Be Known’s EP launch was held last Saturday, 28th July. Featuring Stillborn, Taiwanese guests Solemn and label mates Bhelliom, this was a show that kicked much ass.

The lineup:
Stillborn
Bhelliom
Solemn
Truth Be Known

Stillborn was up first for the night. Playing mostly originals, they helped to warm …

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Album Review: Solemn – Road to Reform

Solemn [TAIWAN]
Road to Reform
2009
Full Length
Melodic Death Metal

Solemn is a melodic death metal band which was formed back in 2003 by lead guitarist Zac Shen & bassist Ray Wu, who was later joined by vocalist Wendy Hsu. Solemn enjoyed increased popularity in Taiwan, due to …

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Interview with Solemn

Coming out of Taiwan, Solemn will be kicking off a tour with Bhelliom to celebrate Bhelliom’s 10th year of existence. We talk to the band about their debut album and about how they feel touring Asia.

HMT: Hi guys! Thank you for granting us this interview with you. How are things going for …

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Interview with Joe from Revilement

Revilement recently played at the Asia Metal Festival in Korea alongside Singapore’s very own Fall of Mirra and melodic black metal band Graveworm. Clarence from Heavy Metal Tribune had the extreme opportunity to talk to Joe Reviled, vocalist of the band, to share his experiences with us.

HMT: Hi Joe, thank you for …

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Album review: ChthoniC – Mirror of Retribution

ChthoniC [TAIWAN]
Mirror of Retribution
2009
Full Length
Melodic black metal

Taiwanese black metal band is perhaps one of the biggest extreme metal bands out of the Asian region, proving global metalheads that Asians can come up with quality black metal as well. Perhaps more well known in Taiwan as outspoken icons and pushers …

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