With the 50 Shades of Grey movie released the other week, I thought it might be fun to figure out exactly which sexual encounter would fit each metal genre.
Dani Filth needs no introduction. The Cradle of Filth frontman is pretty well known as one of the more outspoken and controversial voices in metal. His band fuses many of the sensibilities of black and extreme metal with the moods and theatrics of gothic literature, horror films, and erotic woodcuts. […]
In the 2005 documentary, Metal: A Headbanger’s Journey, filmmakers Scot McFadyen and Sam Dunn created a “metal family tree” showing the different music genres and their interrelationships. The concept of this tree was such a hit that their company, Banger Films, set out to create a TV series based on […]
I didn’t do my customary mid-year list this year, because house-building, but I thought I’d better quickly whip together my favorite albums to round off 2013. Yes, I am aware it is already 2014, but remember the house-building? Yeah, that’s only just finished. Full update soon. Here they are, in […]
… And Don’t Deliver Us From Evil … is the sixth full-length release from Italy’s Forgotten Tomb, following on from their 2011 release Under Saturn Retrograde. Fronted by multi-instrumentalist Herr Morbid on guitars and vocals, and with a blistering backline provided by Razor SK (guitars), Algol (bass) and Asher (drums), […]