Toluca – Memoria

In order to keep from stagnating, the bands in a scene often look outside the boundaries of what is accepted in that particular genre....

Nothing – Guilty of Everything

It's hard to know who to blame for this past decade's flood of metal/shoegaze crossover, but when the music is as good as it...

Vattnet Viskar – Sky Swallower

I was enamored with Vattnet Viskar's debut EP when it first hit my eardrums just last year. While the United States black metal scene...

Deafheaven – Sunbather

Deafheaven doesn't really play black metal, and they'd be the first to tell you that. Black metal's influence on the music they play can't be...

Vattnet Viskar – Vattnet Viskar

It really pleases me to see that the American post-rocky take on black metal still hasn't run out of steam yet. It's been a...

Deafheaven Interview

"We're still a really young band, and I think that we have a lot of room to grow - and grow we will."


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...