A diligent acolyte’s struggle with the ever-shifting Deathspell Omega.
Sword Toward Self have managed to inject some much-needed venom into the war metal template. Highly recommended to all who might lurk here.
My seven picks for the first week of 2012.
Our favourite band Kayo Dot returns. We say favourite with good reason. Listen to Gamma Knife.
A mossy hand reaches out through the stagnant sea fog; experience Haar’s lumbering black metal in here.
Breathtaking progressive metal that ticks all the right boxes: Chicago’s Austaras reveal their self-released debut.
During a month of music-induced delirium, one lurker gazed a little too deep into where rock has been and where it is going.
Children: Gnarly prog/thrash
This is how to approach progressive black metal. Organic instrumentation, intelligently and reverently composed sections of metal juxtaposed and at times intersected by key…
This news is huge. Ever since maudlin of the Well disbanded in 2001, it felt like there a huge hole was left in the…
Deleterious are a four piece outfit from Holland. The band were bought to my attention by Mr. Japenga, who handles drum duties for both…
DO WANT. I’m not sure my colleagues can share my enthusiasm when it comes to Opeth but I’ve loved them with the force of a…