Tag: SPV

Kamelot – Ghost Opera Review

I’ve long had trouble getting into Kamelot – I mean really getting into them. Sure, I enjoyed The Black Halo and was quite impressed by their live DVD One Cold Winter’s Night, but rarely do

Moonspell – Under Satanae Review

Originally written by Tim Pigeon As I was in the process of writing about how I enjoyed this new turn that Moonspell had taken, I decided to dig a little, and realized that this release is

Iced Earth – Framing Armageddon Review

Dave Pirtle’s take: I’m not really much for concept albums. It’s not that I don’t like them, I just don’t get all wrapped up in the story. Sure, I can appreciate the stories behind albums

Iced Earth – Overture Of The Wicked EP (Review)

Originally written by Jon Eardley After serving up what many considered to be a complete flop in the first Tim Owens fronted Iced Earth offering entitled The Glorious Burden, Jon Schaffer and company return with

Saxon – The Inner Sanctum Review

Originally written by Chris Chellis. After treading in safe territory for far too long, NWOBHM legends Saxon surprised many with the undeniably heavy and modern-sounding Lionheart in 2004. Sure the production could have used more grit to match the

Rhapsody of Fire – Triumph Or Agony Review

So the hat trick is completed. After previous reviews of The Infinite Wonders of Creation and Lost Horizons by guitarist Luca Turilli’s eponymous and Dreamquest projects respectively, here is the latest full-length from his primary

Kreator – Enemy Of God Revisited (CD + DVD) Review

Originally written by Jon Eardley Kreator have long been one of my favorite thrash metal bands going back sixteen-plus years now, so the opportunity to offer up a review of the visual side of this

UFO – The Monkey Puzzle Review

Can I take you back again? Fucking yes I can. Stop reading if you don’t want to come with me. I was a hero air guitarist. I got it listening to The Who and Beatles, and