20th December 2021

Adoperta Tenebris – Oblivion: the Forthcoming Ends

Label: Les Acteurs De l'Ombre / Release Date: 5th November 2021 91% Adoperta Tenebris - Oblivion: the Forthcoming Ends - 91% Adoperta Tenebris is a relatively discreet band, as far as the overall internet is […]
9th October 2021

Cruel Wonders – Clay Vessels

Label: Self-released / Release Date: 14th October 2021 88% Cruel Wonders – Clay Vessels - 88% A while ago I reviewed a Funeral Doom act (Solemn Echoes I believe, but memory seems to fail me […]
14th September 2021

Resist & Bite – Resist & Bite

Label: For Live Records / Release date 14th September 85% Resist & Bite - Resist & Bite - 85% Guitarist Tommy Skeoch has been somewhat quiet ever since he and Tesla parted ways in 2006. […]
10th September 2021

Iron Maiden – Senjutsu

Label: Parlophone / Release date: 3rd September 2021 80% Iron Maiden - Senjutsu - 80% It’s actually quite funny to see that the Blaze Bayley-fronted era of the band, which was so scolded, in many […]
8th September 2021

Saratan – Nabatea

Label: Harmattan Records / Release date: 25th June 2021 90% Saratan – Nabatea - 90% Saratan (arab. Cancer) is a very interesting and unusual metal quartet from Poland, playing oriental/arabic music wrapped in with some […]
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. […]
17th May 2021

Mrak – … Of Death And Darkness

Label: Self-released / Release Date: 7th May 2021 86% Mrak - … Of Death And Darkness - 86% While this global pandemic seems to have taken a heavy toll on many of us by more […]
13th April 2021

Solemn Echoes – Into The Depths Of Sorrow

Label: Endless Winter / Release Date: 1st May 2021 90% Solemn Echoes – Into The Depths Of Sorrow - 90% Solemn Echoes is something as relatively rare as a genuinely international band, consisting of four […]
24th March 2021

Dusk Of Delusion – World At War

Label: Fantai’zic Productions / Release date: 20th March 2021 75% Dusk Of Delusion – World At War - 75% Dusk of Delusion is a French Modern Metal band established in September 2016. Less than a […]
9th February 2021

Jours Pâles – Eclosion

Label: Les Acteurs De l'Ombre / Release Date: 26th February 2021 90% Jours Pâles – Eclosion - 90% A couple of years ago I had the pleasure of reviewing the debut album of French band […]
19th January 2021

Les Chants de Nihil – Le Tyran et l’Esthète

Label: Les Acteurs de l'Ombre / Release Date: 22nd January 2021 90% Les Chants de Nihil – Le Tyran et l'Esthète - 90% Les Chants de Nihil (which is French, roughly translating into ‘The Songs […]
13th January 2021

Need – Norchestrion: a song for the end

Label: Ikaros Records / Release date: 12th January 2021 90% Need - Norchestrion: a song for the end - 90% Four years, almost to the day, have passed since the release of the previous album […]
25th November 2020

Darkenhöld – Arcanes & Sortilèges

Label: Les Acteurs de l'Ombre / Release Date: 6th November 2020 84% Darkenhöld - Arcanes & Sortilèges - 84% Darkenhöld is, aside from being a band that I have had the pleasure of reviewing several […]
29th September 2020

The Ocean Collective – Phanerozoic II: Mesozoic | Cenozoic

Label: Metal Blade / Release date: 25th September 2020 85% The Ocean: Phanerozoic II: Mesozoic | Cenozoic - 85% Over the years The Ocean Collective has grown from something that resembled a one-man project with […]
11th September 2020

Crépuscule d’Hiver – Par-Delà Noireglaces et Brumes-Sinistres

Label: Les Acteurs de l'Ombre / Release Date: 25th September 2020 85% Crépuscule d'Hiver – Par-Delà Noireglaces et Brumes-Sinistres - 85% Crépuscule d’Hiver is, as far as I can tell, a fairly new medieval-styled Black […]