Naglfar – Cerecloth

A very strong black/death metal album, should more than please long-time fans and new listeners alike.

Arctos – Beyond The Grasp of Mortal Hands

Discovering melodic/symphonic black metal was quite a revelation for me, especially considering that the bands that got me into black metal in the first...

Astrophobos – Enthroned In Flesh

It has been 2 years since Sweden’s Astrophobos unleashed their Lovecraft-influenced black metal masterpiece, Remnants of Forgotten Horrors, an album that I thoroughly enjoyed....

Astrophobos – Remnants Of Forgotten Horrors

The Swedish black metal scene has always produced bands of a high caliber; bands that took the speed and nihilism of standard black metal...

Naglfar – Téras

Buying an album based on the cover art alone has always been a huge gamble, as I'm sure we all know.  Despite most of...

Hellsaw – Trist

With a name like Hellsaw, one would be expecting some diabolical and unholy music to terrorize their roommates and neighborhood with.  That is what...


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...