Fusion Bomb - Concrete Jungle

Fusion Bomb – Concrete Jungle (album)

Release date: 25th January 2019 || Genre: Thrash  || Label: Iron Shield Records Seriously, who still listens to old-school, cross-over thrash? Well, me for one! And not just because I have to review it. I still love it, and I’m 100% sure there are plenty out there who still feel the same. So, with that in mind, […]

Outright Resistance - Cargo Cult

Outright Resistance – Cargo Cult

Release date: 01st March 2019 || Genre: Metal || Label: Self-released Just over a year ago, Hertfordshire’s Outright Resistance went through a personnel change, to varied reception. Their upcoming album, Cargo Cult, is the audible result of that change. There isn’t a lot of historical information to go on, as they only released a handful of demos […]

Master's Call - Morbid Black Trinity

Master’s Call – Morbid Black Trinity (EP)

Release date: 25th January 2019 || Genre: Black metal|| Label: Self-released Scales Of Justice: Guest Reviewer Violent Witness Having floated around the UK metal scene for almost a decade, you’d think I’d be much more familiar with the deciphering of the lyrics by now. This black metal offering from Master’s Call is a blistering start to my […]

Artillery - The Face Of Fear

Artillery – The Face Of Fear (album)

Release date: 16th November 2018 || Genre: Thrash  || Label: Metal Blade Records Denmark’s Artillery have been on the go, on and off, since the very beginnings of thrash metal. You can tell. They have shed none of the original idioms. However, their own take on the sound also embraces something of it’s synchronal surroundings, most noticeably old school […]

Dirge - Lost Empyrean

Dirge – Lost Empyrean (album)

Release date: 14th December 2018 || Genre: Atmospheric doom  || Label: Debemur Morti Productions Dirge is as Dirge does. This is one slow moving album, which could be described as cosmic, sweeping, bleak, yet none of those words alone could truly give you an impression of how massive the sound is. Eternal free-fall, with the volume at […]