ALBUM REVIEW: Primitai – Violence Of The Skies

Heavy Metal troupe PRIMITAI have been on my radar for a while now. Understandably, they are one of the best rising stars in Heavy Metal. Their bombastic sounds and energy fuelled live shows have rightly gained them fans and recognition over the years. Their latest release Violence Of The Skies will only ensure this sterling … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Primitai – Violence Of The Skies

ROCK OUT STAND OUT ALBUMS OF THE MONTH – FEBRUARY 2021

Another month has passed which must mean our team members are ready to share their choices for album of the month. Take a look and see what they picked. Lotty: Crystal Viper - The Cult I had the pleasure of reviewing CRYSTAL VIPER's previous record Tales Of Fire And Ice a couple of years ago. … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT ALBUMS OF THE MONTH – FEBRUARY 2021

EP REVIEW: Dendera – Reborn Into Darkness

Hailing from the southern realms of the UK, are a band carving their name into the annals of heavy metal. DENDERA are undoubtedly and unquestionably a band on the rise. Rejuvenating their craft and polishing their musicianship with each sequential offering. This is especially so with their upcoming release Reborn Into Darkness. This is the … Continue reading EP REVIEW: Dendera – Reborn Into Darkness

NEWS: THE CULT OF DESTINY – Feat. Member of The Carburetors & Chrome Division, Reveal ‘The Cult Of Destiny’ Album Details, Video Teaser Posted, Out November

Norway Old School Heavy Metallers, THE CULT OF DESTINY featuring members of The Carburetors and Chrome Division, have announced the release of their self-titled debut album on November 27th, via The Cult Of Destiny Records. The album was recorded by Arslan Qureshi and Jørgen Henriksen at Laidback Studios. Mixed and mastered by Robert Hauge at Badabing Studio. Singer Eddie Guz says: "We always … Continue reading NEWS: THE CULT OF DESTINY – Feat. Member of The Carburetors & Chrome Division, Reveal ‘The Cult Of Destiny’ Album Details, Video Teaser Posted, Out November

NEWS: BURNING WITCHES – Launch Pre-Order For ‘The Circle of Five’ Vinyl EP

Photo Credit: Line Hammett The Swiss heavy metal band BURNING WITCHES have launched their pre-order for 'The Circle Of Five' vinyl EP. Accompanied by their mighty new witch Larissa, the ladies recorded their new masterpiece a few weeks ago, which will be released on December 4th 2020 via Nuclear Blast. This release will be available in two limited edition formats: A limited … Continue reading NEWS: BURNING WITCHES – Launch Pre-Order For ‘The Circle of Five’ Vinyl EP

NEWS: TOLEDO STEEL – Announce New Album ’Heading For The Fire’

TOLEDO STEEL have announced they will release their highly anticipated second album 'Heading For The Fire' on Dissonance on February 12, 2021 Toledo Steel comment: “After a monumental year for us gigging all over Europe in 2019, it was time for us to take that momentum and energy into the studio to record our second … Continue reading NEWS: TOLEDO STEEL – Announce New Album ’Heading For The Fire’

NEWS: TOLEDO STEEL – Release New Single ‘Into The Unknown’

The single “Into The Unknown” is taken from their upcoming killer second album ’Heading For The Fire‘ which will be released February 12, 2021. Check it out HERE: https://orcd.co/mkorwee The band comment: “It‘s never easy choosing which song to release first but we ended up picking “Into The Unknown” as it kinda sums up the feel of the album … Continue reading NEWS: TOLEDO STEEL – Release New Single ‘Into The Unknown’

NEWS: RITES TO RUIN – Debut Full Length Performance With A Free Facebook Livestream

Rites To Ruin (featuring former Triaxis members Krissie Kirby and Matt Chambers along with former members of In The Absence Of Light, Burn Thy Enemy and Shadows Of Serenity) have announced that their first full length performance will be streamed on Facebook on Friday 9th October 2020 at 8pm UK time. Filmed at CapsaArx studios, … Continue reading NEWS: RITES TO RUIN – Debut Full Length Performance With A Free Facebook Livestream

NEWS: MOONSPELL – Announces Very Special Halloween Show

Photo Credit: Joana Carriço In the darkest of years, MOONSPELL have announced that they will perform a special live Halloween show, taking place in the South of Portugal in an ancient town named Beja, on October 31, 2020! At the local theatre Pax Julia, originally built in 1928, the band will deliver their annual and … Continue reading NEWS: MOONSPELL – Announces Very Special Halloween Show

ALBUM REVIEW: Nightmare – Aeternam

NIGHTMARE have been around for a few decades, since 1979 in fact. Judging from their upcoming album Aeternam, it is easy to see why they have been labelled “an integral part of the European metal scene” and “heavy metal pioneers”. The moment you hear the rapid riffs in the album opener Temple Of Acheron, you … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Nightmare – Aeternam