Gaahl’s Wyrd – The Humming Mountain

Gaahl is a multifaceted artists. This is evident in his artistic output, which ranges from raw black metal in Trelldom and Gorgoroth, to hypnotic Nordic...

Giving a Voice to the Past: Einar Selvik of Wardruna

How Einar Selvik brings back our past.

Grief and Black Metal in 2013’s Málmhaus

"Màlmhaus is probably one of the best films about heavy metal and its culture, showing how music can help people find their own place in life."

Mantric — False Negative

An essential addition to any prog fan’s streaming list.

Timeworn – Leave the Soul for Now

On their third studio album, the Norwegian five-piece of Timeworn deliver a mix of hardcore and post-metal; hardcore with the vocal route of yelling,...

A Ghost Invited: An Interview With Gaahl

"Political correctness is insanity"

Leprous – Pitfalls

An unusual but interesting work, with plenty of details to sift through and examine over multiple listenings

1349 – Dødskamp

The recent cultural history of Norway  has been influenced by black metal. The music and scandals of bands like Mayhem, Burzum, and Darkthrone have...

Bekmork – Incantations of the Frigid North

With their influences evident on the cover art, this EP of modern Norwegian black metal aims for a lo-fi vibe, with their ragged-sounding guitars...

Northward – Northward

The collaboration between Nightwish's Floor Jansen and Pagan's Mind's Jørn Viggo Lofstad has been the stuff of legends for a long time. Since their friendship started in 2007 at...


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...