Tag: UK

Voices - Frightened

Akercocke returned after a decade-long studio silence last year, but this wasn’t the mark of the end of David Gray’s Voices – far from it. This year sees the band releasing their third full length album, and if you thought that you liked the weirdness of Akercocke, then the even more experimental Frightened would hit the spot for you.

Akercocke – Renaissance in Extremis

Akercocke returns after 10 years of silence, but they have shed their Savile Row image. However, have they lost their musical sharpness along with their previous visual imagery? Fortunately not, as Renaissance in Extremis may just be the surprise comeback of the year.

ELECTRIC WIZARD: Follow Up to “Time to Die” Due for a Halloween 2016 Release

Spinefarm Records are aware that free and wild cult leaders, ELECTRIC WIZARD, are working on their ninth studio album, with delivery expected in time for a Halloween 2016 release. This is all the information available. The whereabouts of the band and the recording / mixing details are not currently known, but more news should …

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Album Review: Sidious – Revealed in Profane Splendour

Sidious [UK]
Revealed in Profane Splendour
2014
Full Length
Kaotoxin Records
Symphonic Black/Death Metal

Previously playing under the moniker of Seed of Detest, UK symphonic black/death metal outfit Sidious reveals their brand new name and image, this year dropping their debut full length album Revealed in Profane Splendour. With the lineup …

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Album Review: The King is Blind – The Deficiencies of Man

The King is Blind [UK]
The Deficiencies of Man
2014
EP
Mordgrimm
Death/Doom Metal

The UK has seen no shortage of outstanding death metal bands, with some of my personal favourites such as Grave Miasma and Cruciamentum spawning from the region. The King is Blind is one of the newest additions to the …

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