Splintered Halo - Float

Splintered Halo single

Twisted Glasgow creeps, Splintered Halo are back to their old tricks again, with a new story to tell. Their new track – obviously released today, being Halloween – revolves around Stephen King’s It. Those with a fear of clowns (known as ‘coulrophobia’) best turn away now, as this is not the song for you. Like […]

Agrypnie

Agrypnie, Total Self Hatred, Arroganz, Asphagor (live review)

Viper Room, Vienna, 17th October 2018 Vienna is some city. Everything seems to be built massive. To be honest, it can leave one awestruck at times. That doesn’t stop them from hosting an exemplary transport system, but we still managed to arrive a bit late (after walking the wrong way for a few minutes) and […]

In The Woods - Cease The Day

In The Woods – Cease The Day (album)

Release date: 23rd November 2018 || Genre: Experimental/prog/metal || Label: Debemur Morti Productions Here we have the first album in just two years from Norweigan progressive metallers, In The Woods. Before that, it was the best part of a decade since their last studio recording. However, this represents something of a small step away from last release, Pure. Stripping […]

All Consumed - Birth Of Ruin

All Consumed – Birth Of Ruin (album)

Release date: 07th October 2018 || Genre: Death metal || Label: Self-released Right from first blast, there’s always been something comfortingly filthy about All Consumed, and new album, Birth Of Ruin continues this legacy perfectly. Charging in again, like early Carcass with all the pretty bits amputated, it doesn’t get much heavier than this. The Preston mob […]

Satan's Satyrs - The Lucky Ones

Satan’s Satyrs – The Lucky Ones (album)

Release date: 19th October 2018 || Genre: Psych/doom rock || Label: Riding Easy Records In The Lucky Ones, Virginia based Satan’s Satyrs have achieved something fantastic. They have created a piece of work which is both unique and genuinely nostalgic on many fronts. As a whole, I guess this release could possibly/probably be described as doom rock, yet it […]