30th June 2021

Thy Catafalque – Vadak

Label: Season Of Mist / Release date: 25th June 2021 85% Thy Catafalque – Vadak - 85% Looking past black metal genre and its qualities, something exciting occurs when extreme metal (black, doom, death metal) […]
22nd June 2021

Sordide – Les Idées Blanches

Label: Les Acteurs De l'Ombre / Release Date: 4th June 2021 79% Sordide – Les Idées Blanches - 79% Sordide (which means ‘Filthy’ in French, as far as Google Translate tells me) is a Black […]
18th June 2021

Helloween – Helloween

Label: Nuclear Blast / Release date: 18th June 2021 80% Helloween - Helloween - 80% Self-titled album by German power metal legends Helloween is perhaps the most anticipated metal release of 2021. And rightfully so. […]
16th June 2021

No Life Code – Maldoror’s Metamorphosis

Label: UKEM Records/Death Protal Studios / Release date: 14th November 2020 80% No Life Code - Maldoror's Metamorphosis - 80% Maldoror’s Metamorphosis is a debut album by a Spanish black metal duo going under the […]
12th June 2021

Black Sun Brotherhood – God & Beast

Label: Metal Blast Records / Release date: 11th September 2020 80% Black Sun Brotherhood - God & Beast - 80% Black Sun Brotherhood are the mighty maniacs hailin from Sarpsborg, Norway. At the end of […]
9th June 2021

Traumasphere – Voidcall

Label: Visceral Circuitry Records / Nihilistic Holocaust / Release date: 1st December 2018 70% Traumasphere – Voidcall - 70% Traumasphere is, or should I say was, a death metal band from France. It’s has been […]
8th June 2021

Ossuaire – Mortes Fables

Label: Nihilistic Holocaust / Release date: 19th March 2021 77% Ossuaire - Mortes Fables - 77% Mortes Fables is the last recording of the French band Ossuaire, initially released as a MCD (2010) and now […]
7th June 2021

Åskog – Varþnaþer

Label: Grind To Death / Corrupted Flesh / Release date: 12th May 2021 83% Åskog – Varþnaþer - 83% Åskog (pronounced as “oah-skoog”) is a newly formed (2020) black metal duo hailing from Vänersborg, Sweden. […]
1st June 2021

Profanity – Fragments of Solace

Label: Apostasy Records / Release date: 4th December 2020 100% Profanity - Fragments of Solace - 100% Yet our fortunate ears can already lay claim to a flood of top notch techdeath releases. We’ve heard […]
27th May 2021

Feradur – Parakosm

Label: Self released / Release date: 30th April 2021 80% Feradur – Parakosm - 80% I believe most regular readers of our webzine are already familiar with a Feradur band since we’ve also conducted a […]
25th May 2021

Monster Magnet – A Better Dystopia

Label: Napalm Records / Release date: 21st May 2021 80% Monster Magnet - A Better Dystopia - 80% Recording cover songs was for decades a rare occasion, but then with rise of digital music platforms […]
25th May 2021

VOLA – Witness

Label: Mascot Records / Release date: 21st May 2021 68% VOLA – Witness - 68% Applause of a Distant Crowd, the sophomore release by Danish prog band VOLA was an impressive display of quality as […]
25th May 2021

Borgne – Temps Morts

Label: Les Acteurs De l'Ombre / Release Date: 21st May 2021 71% Borgne – Temps Morts - 71% Borgne, the Swiss Industrial Black Metal duo, has previously been on my radar – Most recently back […]
20th May 2021

Kafirun – The Seed, The Serpent and The Scythe

Label: Self-released / Release date: 6th April 2021 90% Kafirun - The Seed, The Serpent and The Scythe - 90% Canadian collective Kafirun have unleashed a first-rate spring time single for all lovers of black […]
18th May 2021

Sixgun Renegades – Push

Label: V.R. Label / Playground Music / Release date: 18th December 2020 85% Sixgun Renegades – Push - 85% Sixgun Renegades are a four-piece hard rock band from Espoo, Finland. We’ve already presented our readers […]