To celebrate international Woman’s Day, I talk about some of the hardcore metal woman who have been an inspiration to me over the years.
A soundtrack to accompany Sara Taylor’s novel, Boring Girls, including tracks from Arch Enemy, Otep, The Agonist, Cannibal Corpse, and Birthday Massacre.
Last year I wrote a list of my top ten metal albums for the first half of 2010, then revisited my top ten metal albums of 2010 at the end of the year. It was interesting to see how my tastes changed over the next six months – what albums […]
If you’re a fan of melodic death metal, you will have heard of Arch Enemy. Stalwarts of this genre, their catchy riffs and outspoken female frontwoman have attracted legions of fans and, like any mildly successful metal band, a barrage of critics. After seven studio albums, even the most imaginative […]
May Day coming up (or easter if you’re down with the bunny), and we’ve got a four-day weekend. I am not doing much, going to a gig (MANOWHORE – Manowar covers – I couldn’t NOT go), making dinner for friends, finishing some painting and a lot of writing, and eating […]