Acid Reign - The Age Of Entitlement

Acid Reign – The Age Of Entitlement (album)

Release date: 27th September 2019 || Genre: Thrash || Label: Dissonance Productions Acid Reign are back, with their first studio album in 29 years! Rebooting in 2015 with the single Plan Of The Damned, they went on to prove the new line-up (only featuring Howard “H” Smith from the band’s past) still had all the […]

Entombed AD - Prague

Entombed AD, Aborted, Baest (live review)

Futurum, Prague, October 21st 2019 It’s been a long time since I had a chance to catch Entombed live. 1998 Ozzfest at Milton Keynes Bowl, actually. I was much less familiar with them at the time, but seeing them up on a big festival stage was a treat, none-the-less. A lot has changed in the […]

Angel Witch - Angel Of Light

Angel Witch – Angel Of Light (album)

┬áRelease date: 01st November 2019 || Genre: NWOBHM || Label: Metal Blade One of the original (though, arguably, slightly overlooked) members of the 1970’s new wave of British heavy metal, Angel Witch haven’t released a new studio album in seven years, and before that, over twenty. Much like 2012’s comeback predecessor, As Above, So Below, […]

Necronomicon - Unus

Necronomicon – Unus (album)

Release date: 18th October 2019 || Genre: Blackened death metal || Label: Season Of Mist This Montreal based, orchestral, blackened death metal band have nailed it with their latest album, Unus. Despite forming in the late 1980s, their first full length didn’t arrive until 1999, making this a 29th anniversary landmark, and it couldn’t been […]

Plague 9 - Mr Ass

Plague 9 – Mr Ass (ep)

Release date: 05th July 2019 || Genre: Heavy metal || Label: Self released Mr Ass. It’s not easy to guess what that album titled is meant to convey. The context of the music is much easier to grasp, however. A savagely raw, yet well managed bite has been applied across the board, and brings to […]