Wednesday, October 5 2011
Wayne Static's solo debut might be a delight for fans of Static-X, but for the rest of you, stand well back.
Tuesday, September 20 2011
A couple of strong songs does not a full album make, and this constantly-working cycle that Dream Theater is on seems to have passed the point of diminishing returns.
Monday, August 1 2011
Critically panned 28 years ago, Black Sabbath's bizarre 11th album, Born Again, has gone on to earn a cult following of its own.
Thursday, June 23 2011
While Ride the Lightning was Metallica’s first exceptionally accomplished recording, Master of Puppets would swiftly become recognised as their first stone cold masterpiece; their Led Zeppelin II; their Ziggy Stardust; their legacy. There would never be a Metallica album quite like it again.
Tuesday, March 22 2011
The second album by this Salt Lake City band puts a seductive twist on traditional doom-metal.
Sunday, March 20 2011
After years of creative dormancy, the German greats finally catch up to the rest of the thrash-metal revival.
Monday, February 14 2011
Glacial and unmoving, listening to this album might just be the most agonizing 53 minutes of your life.
Thursday, February 3 2011
Just sit back, listen on headphones and listlessly drift away to the organic, victorious music contained within.
Tuesday, January 25 2011
Accessible noise that conjures visions of desolate frozen tundras, roiling sandstorms, and melons.
Tuesday, January 4 2011
(hed) PE couldn't seem to decide on a style for four albums, so there's a little of everything on this album. The results are much less successful than the band probably hoped.