Aborted Fetus - The Ancient Spirits Of Decay

Aborted Fetus – The Ancient Spirits Of Decay (album)

Release date: 11th May 2018 || Genre: Brutal death metal || Label: Comatose Music As we’re starting to get some beautiful spring weather breaking through the unusually brutal cold snap of Siberian blizzards, it seems the perfect time to cover this. Aborted Fetus‘ latest offering is truly a collection of subtle and tender musical movements. Or maybe […]

Foul Body Autopsy - This Machine Kills Zombies

Foul Body Autopsy – This Machine Kills Zombies (album)

Release date: 24th March 2018 || Genre: Death metal || Label: self-released This Machine Kills Zombies is the second full length from Leicester based Foul Body Autopsy. This is a fairly diverse project for one man, to say the least. Yes, everything on TMKZ could fit roughly into the overall death metal bracket, but there are many, […]

My Silent Wake - There Was A Death

My Silent Wake – There Was A Death (album)

Release date: 16th February 2018 || Genre: Doom || Label: Minotauro Records My Silent Wake have consistently divided their output between atmospheric releases and full on doom metal albums. There Was A Death absolutely falls into that second category, and it does so in masterful form. Isolate yourself, plug in, turn up, and prepare to be taken away. […]

Catalysis - Into The Unknown

Catalysis – Into The Unknown

  Release date: 15th December 2017 || Genre: Metal || Label: Self-released Living not far from Dundee, and familiar with the surrounding metal scene, it was always going to be hard for me to not hear the influence of Catalysis‘ roots. Flavours abound from individual contributors’ endeavours in acts such as Black Blood, Athenia, Dirty Judas and, of course, […]

Avatar - Avatar Country

Avatar – Avatar Country (album)

Release date: 12th January 2018 || Genre: Heavy Metal/Avant-Garde || Label: Entertainment One/Century Media Scales Of Justice: Guest reviewer Allan Craik From the melodic harmonies of “The King Wants You”, to the neck breaking assault of “King’s Harvest” and the blistering guitar riffs of “Legend Of The King”, “Avatar Country” is nothing short of a 43 minute masterpiece. […]