Today I review Draconian’s Sovran, one of the most highly-anticipated gothic / doom releases of the year. My verdict? Get it in your ears NOW.
Engel are a melodic death metal band from Gottenburg, Sweeden. The band has toured Europe with the likes of Amon Amarth and Dimmu Borgir. I discovered Engel not long ago. They got my attention for showing up in the melodic death metal category when I was searching for new music […]
I am a sucker for stoner metal these days. Not only are the band names particularly appealing, but that swampy, bass-laden groove sinks right through into your bones. One Inch Giant are a stoner metal / rock group from Gothenburg, Sweden, and we all know quality metal oozes out from […]
Pitch Black Records have recently acquired Danish melodic death metal group Illnath, who released their third studio album in November 2011. Third Act in the Theatre of Madness takes a more melodic apprach over Illnath’s previous releases, and with a new contingent of musicians (Mona Beck – vocals, Kenneth Frandsen […]
A few weeks ago, I reviewed Black Waltz, the forth full-length release from Swedish death metal band Avatar – and thier first album to have a US release. Well, I managed to score an interview with Johannes Eckerström, vocalist behind Avatar, about songwriting, playing with In Flames, and getting a […]