Progressive Black Metal


Misanthropia – Convoy of Sickness

A competent black metal album about crime in the Benelux that, sadly, fails to leave a mark.

Murk Rider – Exile of Shadows

While Murk Rider have been publicly releasing demos since at least 2012, it's only with Exile of Shadows that the mysterious Californian four-piece has...

Borknagar – Winter Thrice

Since bursting onto Norway's black metal scene in 1996, Borknagar have continually pushed the sonic boundaries of the genre. Starting as early as the...

Enslaved – In Times

Over the years, Norway’s Enslaved have been a rather divisive band in the extreme metal world. Beginning with Below The Lights, bassist/vocalist Grutle Kjellson...


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...