Tag: Caliban

Review: “Of Truth And Sacrifice” by Heaven Shall Burn

After taking a break, German Melodic Death Metallers Heaven Shall Burn decided to take a different creative route with their ninth studio album, the follow up to 2016’s critically acclaimed “Wanderer“. Bringing in composer Sven Helbig (Rammstein, Pet Shop Boys) and renowned conductor Wilhelm Keitel, they sought to add a string section to their sound

Review: “Severance Of Serenity” by Nephylim

A five member Melodic Death Metal band from the Hertogenbosch and Apeldoorn regions of the Netherlands, Nephylim have taken influences including Insomnium, At The Gates and Omnium Gatherum and looked to create their own sound following their 2015 debut EP “Torn“. The time between now and then has seen them replace vocalist Lisa van Dijk (ex-Solemnus)

Review: “Don’t Close Your Eyes” by JumpScare

Founded in November 2015 in Napoli Italy, JumpScare threw their first demo out of the plane just a month later in the form of “Broken Hands”. A pair of EPs and a split with Bormanus and Troy Southgate of HERR fame have brought them to “Don’t Close Your Eyes” their debut full length. Four years

Review: “152” EP by Dimman

Produced by Santeri Peltomäki of Entropy Studio Finland and introducing new female vocalist Jenna Kohtala, Vaasa natives Dimman have returned with their latest Melodic Death Metal offering in the form of “152”. The quintet, now comprising unclean vocalist Valtteri Halkola, lead guitarist Jaakko Yli-Sorvari, Rhythm guitarist Mikael Haapala, bassist Elias Halkola, drummer Samppa Raittila and

Riff Police! Pull Over! #63: Slayer Vs Kreator!

Released through Noise Records in 1987, “Terrible Certainty” is the third studio record from German Thrash Metallers Kreator. It was recorded in Horus Studio in Hannover Germany under the watchful eye of producer Roy Rowland while Ghost were clearly influenced by the artwork of Phil Lawvere. Guitarist, vocalist and principle songwriter Miland “Mille” Petrozza is

Live Review: Caliban, Lionheart & Bad Omens @ The London Dome!

German Metalcore mainstays Caliban are bringing not only material from their new album “Elements” to London tonight. Oh no. They’re bringing the much loved hardcore crew Lionheart and Bad Omens with them for what promises to be a full on high energy show. There aren’t many that can match what Lionheart bring to the stage

NEWS: Lionheart get sick of the “Vultures”!

Soon to be upon our shores with German Metalcore mainstays Caliban (well 1st December at The London Dome tonne exact!) are West Coast Hardcore crew Lionheart! Having released come back album “Welcome To The West Coast II” last year, they’ve dropped this pre-tour video for “Vultures”. Time to break the bank at the Merch table!

Bootleg: Caliban in Moscow!

Including a cover of “Sonne” by fellow German Metallers Rammstein, here’s a full Pro-Shot set from Metalcore mainstays Caliban! It was filmed at Club Red in Moscow Russia on 5th November and also includes “Walk Alone” and “Inferno”. The Germans will be joined by Lionheart for a co-headlining dates in support of new album “Elements”

NEWS: “Black And Blue” from Vitja!

28th September will see Century Media release “Mistaken”, the new album from Vitja which features a guest appearance from Andy Dorner of Caliban fame. The latest single from the album is called “Black and Blue”. If you like what you hear, Impericon are offering a full range of pre-order bundles here.