Avatarium – The Fire I Long For

Avatarium's own brand of doom/psychedelic metal continues to deliver a great punch. At the same time, in this, their first post-Edling album, the band also tries to explore new sounds, with mixed results.

Bring in the Doom: An Avatarium/Candlemass Interview

Candlemass are the alpha and the omega of doom metal, and Leif Edling is the alpha and the omega of Candlemass. As the band's...

Dregen – Dregen

It was really just a matter of time. Dregen (né Andreas Tyrone Svensson) of Backyard Babies, Hellacopters and, more recently, of the Michael Monroe...

Candybar Planet – Timelapse

Here we have the runner-ups in the silliest band name category, second only to The Jasser Arafats; Just as it happened with them I...


The Dark Side of Business: An Interview with Scott Ian Lewis of Carnifex

Scott Ian Lewis on the dangerous state of live music, comics, and Necromanteum

Get Ready for Wacken 2023

Get ready to unleash your metal power because Wacken Open Air is back with a bang for its 2023 edition! Mark your calendars for...