Iron Maiden


Making the Festival of the Century

"A crowning achievement"

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?

Iron Maiden – Nights of the Dead: Legacy of the Beast Live in Mexico City

A good collection of songs, with some significant downsides

Reflections on Hate and Some Answers for Arch Enemy

After we published our article and video about the copyright issues that I had with Arch Enemy, which was later picked up to run...

Iron Savior – Reforged – Riding On Fire

It can be a pretty risky venture when a band re-records earlier material; Exodus, for instance, re-recorded Bonded By Blood in 2008 to mixed...

Astral Doors – Black Eyed Children

In terms of sheer influence, an argument can be made that power metal wouldn’t exist if it wasn't for Ronnie James Dio. During his...

Crowhurst – II

I first heard Crowhurst with their self-titled album from last year, which (going by the press info for this new album) is now being...

Noire – The Tracks of the Hunted

With a smooth piano introduction, followed by a peaceful acoustic guitar, your first impressions of The Tracks of the Hunted  might be deceiving. If, like me, you...

Doro – Strong and Proud

The importance of Doro for heavy metal in general, and female metal performers in particular, cannot be overstated. As the lead singer of Warlock...

Anthrax – For All Kings

2011’s Worship Music was a welcome return to form for Anthrax, with fans praising the mature tone and heavier feel. I was certainly happy...


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...