industrial metal


Singing From Evil’s Perspective

As the western world comes to terms with some of its foundational horrors, should we give up on those stories?

Marilyn Manson – We Are Chaos

We Are Chaos is a really bad album, and the only reason people pretend otherwise is because Manson is a celebrity. If you got this album as a promo from an unknown artist, you'd (rightfully) say it's shit.

Spankraght – Thou Shalt Drown in the Blood of Thy Children

Spankraght made an album that will make great introduction to industrial metal for those who aren't sure about whether or not they like that sort of thing.

King Satan – I Want You To Worship Satan

There are a lot of great industrial metal bands out there. King Satan aren't one of them.

Anaal Nathrakh – Desideratum

Ever since Birmingham's Anaal Nathrakh burst onto the underground extreme metal scene in 1998, they have released some of the most awesomely pissed-off sounding...

Anckora – Extreme

As a rule I have very little tolerance for industrial acts, particularly since they seem to be made up of people who just felt...

The Amenta – Flesh Is Heir

Writing this review during a scorching summer heatwave is something of a challenge. ‘Flesh is Heir’, Australian extreme metal outfit The Amenta’s first album...

Sybreed – God is an Automaton

Every time that my family and I go out to a restaurant my dad orders the same thing; pasta. He doesn’t like to try...

Blacklodge – MachinatioN

Full Disclosure: I'm not particularly fond of Black Metal. Too often I find it campy, silly and cacophonous. No matter how hard I try,...

Ministry – Relapse

Despite all of his previous statements to the contrary, Al Jourgensen is back with Relapse, the long-awaited return of Ministry. The album opens with a...


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...