Category: Reviews

Evergrey – Recreation Day Review

Originally written by Tim Pigeon I’ve been anticipating this album for a long time. Evergrey blew me away with their last opus, In Search of Truth, a concept album dealing with alien abductions. I’ve always

The Devin Townsend Band – Accelerated Evolution Review

Originally written by Gregory Bradley. Devin Townsend must be bursting at the seams with musical inspiration. First we get a new Strapping Young Lad album, and now a new solo album? Man oh man, I’m

God Dethroned – Into The Lungs Of Hell Review

Originally written by Gregory Bradley. When I first heard of God Dethroned, it was on their album “Ravenous”. I figured it meant ravenous as in extremely hungry, so I dismissed it until I read the

Emperor – Scattered Ashes: A Decade Of Emperial Wrath Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett The Emperor is dead, but its reign shall forever be seen within extreme metal. From 1991 until 2001, Emperor built a legacy in black metal that will never be toppled.

Madder Mortem – Deadlands Review

Originally written by Ty Brookman The End Records is consistently showcasing talent these days and truly becoming a label with a standard in tact that quite simply equates to their artists creating music outside the

The Haunted – One Kill Wonder Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett Anyone remotely familiar with this band can tell you that guitarists Patrik Jensen (ex-Seance) and Anders Bjorler (ex-At the Gates) can pound out intense riffs like no one’s business. Combine

Stratovarius – Elements Pt. 1 Review

Originally written by Gregory Bradley. From my experience with power metal, I have found that there are two types of fans of power metal: the fans of Kai Hansen-era Helloween, and fans of Michael Kiske-era

Rapture – Songs For The Withering Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett When the rain is pouring outside and the sky is enveloped in gray, this is the music I expect to hear in the background. Rapture’s latest album, Songs for the