Thursday, December 11 2014
If you bemoan the fact that the metal genre is getting more and more unlistenable due to groups trying to push beyond music into something else entirely, then this will fit the bill.
Friday, December 5 2014
Metal's shining moments in 2014 include a long-awaited reunion, a culmination of a nearly 20-year career, and a sophomore outing that rose to the occasion.
This is pretty damn indispensable listening, and somewhere down below the man with the horns and cape is grinning in wild approval.
Thursday, December 4 2014
Is this old school speed metal album entertaining and exciting? Oh hells yes!
Thursday, November 13 2014
There’s much to like about this group’s sound, direction and weightiness, but the poor production really undercuts the meatiness of their material.
Wednesday, October 29 2014
You have to admit that it’s nice to have KMFDM still making music, even if the band’s relevance at this point is in question.
Sólstafir won't go gentle into that good night.
Tuesday, October 28 2014
On their ninth album, Obituary continue to deliver ash-blackened riffage and unintelligible, swamp-creature squeals straight from the bile sac.
Wednesday, October 22 2014
Despite rumblings of a farewell album and tour, the demise of Judas Priest was greatly exaggerated back in 2011.
“The Cavern”, the one 45-minute song that makes up this EP, is truly worthy of the word “epic” and is a welcome addition to the pantheon of metal music.