Category: Reviews

Botch – An Anthology Of Dead Ends Review

Originally written by Gregory Bradley. Angry, chaotic hardcore is the best way to describe Botch. The aforementioned chaos isn’t annoying or uncontrollable, I’d call it “organized chaos”. This EP actually blew me away towards the

Opeth – Deliverance Review

Ty Brookman’s take: Ah Opeth, a band that truly walks on the water of all that signifies pure metal. This particular statement may be a bit extreme but you can’t argue that Opeth is highly

Rotting Christ – Genesis Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett From the land of gyros and Minotaurs, arrives Rotting Christ with yet another powerful ode to the grim genre known as black metal. Just when you thought Immortal and Dimmu

Novembers Doom – To Welcome The Fade Review

Originally written by Russ Wallin. November’s Doom is well experienced in the realm of making albums. “To Welcome the Fade” is their sixth official release and combines elements of melodic metal with doom inspired passages

Necrophobic – Bloodhymns Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett Necrophobic seems to be one of those bands that is always able to put out a solid recording; no crap periods like so many other bands. Needless to say, their

Tobias Sammet’s Avantasia – Metal Opera: Pt. II Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett Avantasia, Tobias Sammet’s power metal super group has struck again with the Metal Opera Part 2. This release contains artists from such well known groups as Stratovarious, Rhapsody, Gamma Ray,

Lacuna Coil – Comalies Review

Originally written by Ty Brookman Lacuna Coil quickly returns with the follow-up to their highly successful 2001 release, Unleashed Memories. A band that has truly established themselves through pure elegance and grace, Lacuna Coil work

Ancient Rites – Dim Carcosa Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett Ancient Rites is a band that has been playing extreme metal for more than 10 years now. They’ve gone through quite a few hardships during this time, like losing a