Review: “Colour the Soul” by Unbowed

Treading the boards since 2011, Canadian Extreme Metal quintet Unbowed celebrate a decade of destruction with their third album “Colour the Soul” and return to illustrator Marta Sokołowska who created the artwork for 2014’s “Collapse the World” for the artwork for this one 7 years on. Written and recorded by Unbowed at Nomadic Arts Studios

Playthrough: “Hell Or High Water” from My Hollow!

For some guitarists, allowing your bass player to write some riffs is beyond the pale but not for Canadians My Hollow as in this new playthrough video for “Hell Or High Water” guitarist Danio Pirrone actually plays the guitar parts originally written by bassist Sean De Faria. A six stringer just fainted. The cut is one

NEWS: Blasphemous Creation rise from the black depths!

In something of an unexpected nostalgia trip Horror Pain Gore Death Productions have announced that they will be releasing a new EP on June 17th from Nevada Old school Death/Thrash warriors Blasphemous Creation to follow the bands label debut “Forsaken Dynasty“. Available for pre-order here, “Beyond The Grave” showcases four brutal and intense re-recorded classics from

NEWS: Psycroptic return to their Origins?

Hobart, Australian Technical Death Metal stalwarts Psycroptic have announced an eighth studio album for a 5th August release via Prosthetic Records with pre-orders available over at bandcamp. Titled “Divine Council” the suggestion is that Origin vocalist Jason Keyser doesn’t just make one guest vocal appearance but several across the albums duration. That news has been accompanied

Playthrough: “Copycat” from Jinjer!

After cancelling tours to remain in their homeland and help those in need, Ukraine’s finest export Jinjer have shared a playthrough video for “Copycat” from drummer Vladislav “Vladi” Ulasevich as he is once again  armed for the apocalypse with gear from Tama, Evans, Promark, ACD Limited and Zildjian. Directed by Kadim Tarasov it’s all filmed

Interview: In Hearts Wake talk “Green Is The New Black”!

The title of the new documentary from Australian Metalcore merchants In Hearts Wake may have had Netflix lawyers sharpening their pencils but it has a seriously important message at its heart. It holds a mirror up to the relationship between the music industry and it’s relationship with the environment while documenting the band making current

NEWS: The Shadows Embrace Nightrage!

The third part of a conceptual trilogy about the downfall of mankind, the ninth studio album “Abyss Rising” from Nightrage is a Melodic Death Metal classic. Mixed and mastered by Fredrik Nordstrom at Studio Fredman (Architects, In Flames, Opeth) it was released at the end of the winter of discontent and has opened the doors

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Quiet.

Arguably one of the finest Alt Rock albums money couldn’t buy “Siamese Dream” put The  Smashing Pumpkins firmly on the map back in 1993 with a quartet of huge singles. It’s testament to the quality of the album, written in the wake of a nervous breakdown that it’s a cut that isn’t one of those