Rage and Frustration
Heavy Metal Reviews & Interviews
We play Melodic Death Metal, with a dual emphasis on the melodies, as well as the Death Metal!!!!read more
We have been exploring odd timings with this album, but not in the prog metal sense of it. Our songs remain direct and straight to the point, so you can always headbang to them.read more
serious old school guitar rock with a punk leaningread more
dark lyrical content with jubilant melodiesread more
The aesthetics of Svederna combines classic metal imagery with that of nature and violence.read more
It’s like being on a psychedelic without needing to take a thingread more
everything you would expect and does it flawlesslyread more
let us bask in all its vintage magnificence.read more
As a listener, I find that the album takes me to dark spaces within myself, but in a way that allows for honest confrontation and self reflection.read more
I certainly do think there is a healthy underground metal scene out there with the right attituderead more
Many of the songs found on this album are delicate, light, and dreamlike, but the feelings they evoke go much deeper than that.read more
I like traditional heavy metal mixed with black metal and I like black metal mixed with death metal, but it’s a rare thing to mix all three successfully.read more
Et Moriemur have created an immense album. In the manner of the old masters.read more
Hayduke – It took slightly over ten seconds for me to fall in love with this album.
The Great Mackintosh – Yep, two point eight seconds from the minute it opens, you are fucked.
The entire dissonant nightmare is coming at you from all sides, all at once. And then they slow down, light you on fire, and watch you burn.read more
Niboowin are a fledgling project, but their roots in other projects show through in their immediate excellence on this their first release.read more
Spirit Pierced is fierce beyond measure. You wouldn’t want to meet this album in a dark alley….read more
The only thing holding me back from singing along with every single song is a lack of knowledge of the language.read more
Monster riffs, sing along choruses, head bobbing time changes, and super tight groovesread more
Pure gold doesn’t come directly from the ground. The stuff that is mined needs to be heated at very high temperatures to separate it from the dross.read more
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