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On Getting Choked, Journalism, Racism, and Rebellion

Will you bite the hand that feeds?

Misanthropia – Convoy of Sickness

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

Ulveblod – Omnia Mors Aequat

Harsh black metal that pulls few punches, but ends up the victim of its own ambition

Accursed Creators: An Interview with Carach Angren

"You could say that I had a visit from a ghost"

Dynamo Metalfest 2019 is coming!

Dynamo Metal Fest is an amazing part of the Dutch heavy metal scene, having had amazing performers grace their stages already. This time around,...

Get Ready for Fortarock 2019!

Greetings fellow metalheads, it’s that time of the year again! Fortarock is nearly upon us. (Read our review of the 2018 edition here!) After a one...

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...

Into the Grave 2018!

  Despite its young age, having started only in 2011, Into The Grave has earned a phenomenal reputation among metalheads all over the world. Taking place with...


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...