Tag: THE DAGGER

Black Trip – Shadowline

With their debut bearing such stark similarities to the first two Iron Maiden albums (which I am also a great fan of), finding out that Black Trip were releasing their sophomore album Shadowline got me even more excited than the new Maiden album. Can the band live up to the expectations that have been placed upon them with their stellar debut?

Album Review: Black Trip – Goin’ Under

Black Trip [Sweden]
Goin’ Under
2013
Full Length
Steamhammer
Heavy Metal

The breaking out of The Dagger this year with their debut album left me absolutely hooked onto the proto-heavy metal that seems to be the trend of late. A friend then recommended Black Trip to me, remarking how similar they …

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Album Review: The Dagger – The Dagger

The Dagger [Sweden]
The Dagger
2014
Full Length
Century Media Records
Heavy Metal/Hard Rock

We already know the love for the old school with the ever-increasing number of bands emulating the style that Sweden pioneered, particularly in the death metal genre. On the other hand, there is an increasing number …

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THE DAGGER Featuring GRAVE, Ex-DISMEMBER Members: ‘1978’ Video Released

“1978”, the new video from THE DAGGER (formerly DAGGER) — the Swedish metal/rock band featuring Fred Estby (drums), Tobias Cristiansson (bass), David Blomqvist (guitars) and Jani Kataja (vocals), who have been active in bands such as DISMEMBER, GRAVE and SIDEBURN — can be seen below. The clip was directed by Stefan Jansson for PE Production AB.