Tag: Megadeth

Riff Police! Pull Over! #144: Wrath Vs Laaz Rockit!

How this next pair of bands will be remembered by their fans is a curiousity. Chicago Illinois Thrash act Wrath dropped arguably their finest hour in “Nothing To Fear” back in 1987 and despite a three year hiatus have since gone on to deliver further four albums covering subjects of society and war. Album opening

Review: “Cover Compilation” by God Syndrome

A Melodic Death Metal act formed in Samara Russia in 2011, God Syndrome take influence from the Death Metal scenes in America, Sweden and Poland to create their sound which is highlighted as they pay tribute to their heroes with this covers EP. The band consists of Vocalist Pavel Bamburov, guitarist Sergey Aksenov, bassist Dmitry

NEWS: Enemynside indulge in a little “Battery”!

The Chaos Machine of Italian Thrash Metallers Enemynside has returned with a cover of “Battery” by Metallica to brighten up the darkest of days. The song takes the isolated bass and drums of the original parts from Cliff Burton and Lars Ulrich in the same way the band did with their cover of “Tornado of

Bootleg: “Tornado of Souls” by Megadeth!

27 years after it first appeared on the Megadeth classic album “Rust In Peace” the Thrash titans stepped onto the Ronnie James Dio stage at Bloodstock in 2017 and performed “Tornado of Souls“, a track which has lost none of it’s magic despite the years gone by. This one can be considered a tribute to

Bootleg: “Symphony of Destruction” from Megadeth!

Back to Bloodstock Open Air Festival in 2017 and a second cut from Big Four Thrash Kings Megadeth in “Symphony of Destruction“. May 2019 saw them in a studio in Franklin, Tennessee to begin pre-production of follow up to 2016s “Dystopia“, once again teaming up with co-producer Chris Rakestraw with a tentative 2021 release date

Bootleg: “Hanger 18” from Megadeth!

Going back to 2017 and the set from Big Four Thrash Kings Megadeth at Bloodstock Open Air Festival in 2017 where they stood upon the Ronnie James Dio stage, here’s the classic “Hanger 18“. 2021 will see the annual Metal meeting have it’s postponed 20th Anniversary celebration with a wealth of acts rebooked for the

Review: “The World Keeps Turning” by Leo Viridi

A concept EP that tells a story of trying to navigate this existence and understanding the World for what it is, “The World Keeps Turning” is the follow up the 2019’s “LV1” which saw Multi instrumentalist Leo Viridi joined by a wealth of collaborators including members and former members of Megadeth, Act of Defiance, King

NEWS: “The World Keeps Turning” for Leo Viridi!

In July 2019 we reviewed the debut album “LV1” from Leo Viridi, who was joined by musicians who had performed in the likes of Dissension Rising, Megadeth, Act of Defiance, King Diamond, Dream Theater, Sons of Apollo, Mutiny Within and Wearing Scars and took the best of all of those guests to mould them into the

Review: “Self Titled” by Angel Rising

A Melodic Death Metal project that came to life in 2018, Angel Rising started out as the solo project of multi-instrumentalist Listenangel, who is joined by drummer Kevin Talley (ex-Dying Fetus, ex-Suffocation, ex-Chimaira) and vocal paring Hermyth and M Fox. Some may know Listenangel from his YouTube days, specializing in guitar shredding, virtuosos guitar solos,

NEWS: Hitherside return with “Eighteen of Six”!

Part American part Belgian Alternative Metal duo Hitherside, a partnership between vocalist Jennifer Summer and multi-instrumentalist Sam Oerlemans have returned with “Eighteen of Six“. It comes a year after their impressive “Blue Lotus” record which sees former Soilwork and current Megadeth and Cadaver drummer Dirk Verbeuren make a guest appearance on “Get It Back” and is