ALBUM REVIEW: Mortem Atra – A Dark Lament

Beauty has no bounds. The emotional lyrics captivate and ensnare the senses. Begin the journey into the dark, illuminating, savage world of internal struggles, anger and battle with depression. This is what you can expect from Cyprus basedMelodic Death/Doom Metal troupe MORTEM ATRA.The evidence can be found in their upcoming debut album A Dark Lament. … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Mortem Atra – A Dark Lament

ALBUM REVIEW: Battlesword – And Death Cometh Upon Us

Are you prepared for battle? You ought to be. Melodic Death Metal warriors BATTLESWORD are due to unleash their latest album And Death Cometh Upon Us. It kicks off with Into Battle that is a truly magnificent instrumental intro that gives the audience a feeling that they really are in a battlefield. The brilliantly titled … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Battlesword – And Death Cometh Upon Us

ALBUM REVIEW: In Sanity – Welcome To The Show

Are you prepared? You should be. German Melodic Death Metal troupe IN SANITY are about to unleash chaos and pandemonium with their upcoming album Welcome To The Show. The title alone is enough to pique anyone’s curiosity and the album comes down on your hard. Welcome To The Show was recorded produced in the Greenman … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: In Sanity – Welcome To The Show

ALBUM REVIEW: Bloodred Hourglass – Godsend

When you become a part of the metal community, you quickly learn that Finland are one of the best breeding grounds for metal legends. NIGHTWISH, TURISAS, ENSIFERUM and AMORPHIS are part of this hall of fame. Judging from the utmost strength their upcoming record possesses, BLOODRED HOURGLASS could easily join this list. Their fourth studio … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Bloodred Hourglass – Godsend

ALBUM REVIEW: Aephanemer – Prokopton

When you think you have heard it all before, something comes out of the woodwork and takes you completely by surprise. The sounds from French Melodic Death Metal group AEPHANEMER are a breath of fresh air. They have their own sound and could well be future icons of Melodic Death Metal. They are due to … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Aephanemer – Prokopton

“You can hear classical music influences, melodic black metal. It’s an emotional song and I really like it.”

AEPHANEMER have rightly been hailed a big player in the next realm of Melodic Death Metal by critics and their upcoming album Prokopton is concrete evidence of this claim. Their refreshing mix of Scandinavian Melodic Death Metal, Classical Symphonies and Slavic Traditional Music will ensure their place in the metal hall of fame. Rock Out … Continue reading “You can hear classical music influences, melodic black metal. It’s an emotional song and I really like it.”

NEWS: Italian Melodic Death metallers Black Therapy signs with Black Lion Records for new album in 2019

Black Lion comments: "After a few months of emailing and discussing we are pleased to announce we have made an agreement with Black Therapy! The bands melodic death metal sound fits perfectly with our roster. We are very excited to work together for their upcoming album and it will surely please just about any Death … Continue reading NEWS: Italian Melodic Death metallers Black Therapy signs with Black Lion Records for new album in 2019

ALBUM REVIEW: Amorphis – Queen Of Time

It’s no secret in the rock and metal community that one of the best breeding grounds for heavier music is Finland; household names such as NIGHTWISH, CHILDREN OF BODOM and TURISAS have all hailed from this Heavy Metal holy land. AMORPHIS are also on this list of legends; they are one of the more intriguing bands on this list as their sound … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Amorphis – Queen Of Time

ALBUM REVIEW: Grailknights – Knightfall

In Grailham City in a land far far away from here hail five brave heroes. They are GRAILKNIGHTS and they are on a mission to save the holy grail! Once you drink from it, you will have the eternal pleasure of being drunk for the rest of your life. However their arch nemesis Dr Skull … Continue reading ALBUM REVIEW: Grailknights – Knightfall

Album Review: Amaranthe – Maximalism

Ever since the release of their debut album in 2011 Swedish/Danish Melodic Death Metal troupe AMARANTHE have wowed audiences with their unique infusion of Techno Pop and Heavy Metal. They are set to release their fourth studio album ‘Maximalism’ later this month and after several listens it’s safe to say fans won’t be disappointed. The beautiful thing about … Continue reading Album Review: Amaranthe – Maximalism