Month: March 2021

NEWS: A Killer’s Confession find light in the darkness!

A second new single in 2021 complete with music video directed by Domonick Giorgianni has appeared from A Killer’s Confession (ex-Mushroomhead) in “Light to Darkness“. The cover artwork follows the same theme as the previous single “Remember” with a jigsaw piece seemingly suggesting it to be one of six with some kind of subliminal messaging

Review: “Mount of the Congregation” by Karma Violens

The highly anticipated fourth studio album and follow up to 2018’s “Serpent God” from Greek Extreme Metal horde Karma Violens has has been primed as the bands most straightforward release to date and recorded and mixed “Mount of the Congregation” at the Symbolic Studios which owned by their guitarist Costas Papadopoulos and mastered at Hertz

Planet Metal #4: Ukraine!

Our monthly round up of Underground Metal bands from around the Globe has been pretty random so far with stops in Europe, South America, Russia and so a return to Eastern Europe and a region steeped in Slavic culture in Ukraine seems like a good place to be and with a population exceeding 41 million

Bootleg: Akkadian in Cambridge!

A home town show for Akkadian on 11th January 2020 saw them returning to The Junction in Cambridge a year after their first ever live show which they performed at the very same venue. The set was filmed in full by Dan Williams and features six cuts, three of which have been released as singles

Playthrough: “Porcelain Skin” from The Northern!

Taking the road less traveled Canadian DJentlemen The Northern have given us a playthrough for their November single called “Porcelain Skin“, the second after “Pale Horse” to be released from an independent EP given the name “Cloudburst“. 2017 had seen them release a critically acclaimed album in  “Solstice” via Tragic Hero Records that blew our

Playthrough: “Pale Tongue” from Darko!

Following the detailed announcement about the soon to be released debut album from Darko who of course feature Emmure drummer Josh Miller and Chelsea Grin vocalist Tom Barber, the band have thrown a dedicated drum cam playthrough video for recent single “Pale Tongue” at us via Caliber TV. That means you can escape the tormented

Bootleg: “Under Your Tattoos” from Annisokay!

German Metalcore powerhouse Annisokay completed their first ever live streamed show this past weekend and from it they have shared “Under Your Tattoos”. It has served as the album release party for the bands recent Arising Empire drop “Aurora” which is set for a rescheduled European tour minus dates on Skull Island in February 2022. Before

NEWS: Karpenter take a bite out of Jaws!

Horror film themed Metal albums might have been done before but not like this. Naming their band in tribute to acclaimed horror movie master John Carpenter, former Fightcast members Filippo Tellerini, Francesco Vicini, and Marco Biondi, along with Federico Conti (Creep), Manuel Nucci and Michele Mingozzi (Figure of Six) formed Alternative Metal act  Karpenter who will

NEWS: Crawling Manifest announce “Radical Absolution”!

The first single from their upcoming 14th May album “Radical Absolution” might have been released 11 months ago but “World War III” remains as hard hitting today as the day Crawling Manifest recorded it. Formed in 2014 in the spiritual home of American Death Metal that is Maryland, they have transcended the genre into Thrash,