Tag: Inverse Records

Review: “Excerpts From the Dark Age” by Gomorran

The flames of a funeral pyre were lit once more in the heart of Olli Lappalainen in late 2019 as he brought his hiatus from gracing the drum stool to an end with the desire to form a new band and get back to producing new music and that desire became an infectious quality as

NEWS: It’s Endless November for Depressed Mode!

After two critically acclaimed albums in 2007’s “Ghosts of Devotion” and 2009’s “..for Death..” Finnish symphonic doom/death metal band Depressed Mode went on hiatus and as the years went by it seemed like they would never return. But as unlikely as it seemed, 2020 saw them enter Ansa Studio Ulvila as guitarist Teemu Heinola recorded

NEWS: It’s “Crowing of Swans” for Nemecic!

The crowning glory of the sophomore album “The Last Magic In Practice” from Finnish Melodic Death Metallers Nemecic has to be “Crowing of Swans“, loaded with downtuned guitars, double bass and ripping solos. Shot on 30th October at Tanssisali Lutakko where they shared the stage with Wolfheart and Atlas Northcore by Tuomas Saukkonen, it’s the perfect

NEWS: Wolftopia return with “The Alpha”!

A third single from the upcoming 17th December 2021 new album “Ways Of The Pack” from Finnish Melodic Death metal act Wolftopia has surfaced in “The Alpha“. It’s one that vocalist and guitarist Aleksander Okhotnikov has described as being lyrically about the chaos of nature, the breath of the wild, the harshness of existing at

NEWS: Re-Armed go mono for eyes?

Finnish Thrash influenced Melodic Death Metal act Re-Armed have released a new single and visualizer video for “Monoeyes” which follows the release of “As the Stars Align”, both of which are taken from their upcoming 20th Anniversary EP “XX”, out on 27th January 2022 worldwide via Inverse Records. The record also features a trio of alternative versions

NEWS: Kuoleman Galleria fall into the Wishing Well!

With roots as far back as 2012, Kuoleman Galleria started as a one man Dark Metal project but grew quickly into a full band and next year they will release their as yet untitled full length album via Inverse Records. The lyrics of that are said to deal with hidden corruption, monstrosities and fears of

NEWS: Fearout premier “Nevermore”!

A week ahead of the release of their debut album “Bleedthrough” via Inverse Records on 5th November, Finnish Metallers Fearout have premiered a music video for “Nevermore“. Lyrically the album deals with different types of addiction, domestic violence, obsession and racism while Movie enthusiasts might also recognize some familiar references. Ray Hearne, drummer extraordinaire from

NEWS: Dead Shape Figure bring the fire!

One of the finer Melodic Death Metal EPs of the summer surfaced from the black depths with just a few days remaining from Helsinki Finland based quintet Dead Shape Figure, their name perhaps a reference to the chalk line around a corpse at the scene of a homicide. Titled “Refinement Of Hatred” it was unveiled

NEWS: Gomorran begin the “Hopeless Endeavor”?

Helsinki Finland based Blackened Death metal band Gomorran have shared a second single in “Hopeless Endeavor” cut from their debut record “Excerpts From the Dark Age” due 3rd December via Inverse Records. Something of a concept record, it draws on harrowing tales from the Roman empire, Middle Ages and from Pagan literature and was recorded