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

EP Review: Xerosun – This Dark Rage

Don’t you just love being woken with a sound that makes you want to break out a mosh pit anywhere in the world? That all familiar sensation to metal heads can be felt in the first few seconds of a new EP titled This Dark Rage. This concoction is brought to you by Melodic Death … Continue reading EP Review: Xerosun – This Dark Rage

Album Review: The Hypothesis – Origin

Note:  this is my first album review I did for Distorted Sound Magazine When entering the metal community one learns a lot of things from being a part of this ever-growing army. They learn about the deep brotherhood that is initiated by the heavier end of the spectrum, they learn about this new world of … Continue reading Album Review: The Hypothesis – Origin

IN TWLIGHT’S EMBRACE – The Grim Muse

Poland seems to be gradually becoming the one of the newest breeding grounds for reproducing some of the best new sounds in Metal; following on from iconic peers BEHEMOTH, VADER and DECAPITATED,  newest spawn IN TWILIGHT’S EMBRACE and their latest album “The Grim Muse” may follow in their giant footprints of this grand pathway. They … Continue reading IN TWLIGHT’S EMBRACE – The Grim Muse