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Submitted by thanos on Sun, 01/04/2015 - 17:25 / in Interviews - Comments

The Spiritual Machines

Hi Evan… just when I was looking for any sign from Les Friction, you strike with The Spiritual Machines. Please tell us what your new project is all about and when it came to life.   E: I wanted this record to be one singular process of designing a palette, writing, recording and mixing and I would say that was the case more often than not. This was...
Submitted by rockavlon on Sat, 01/03/2015 - 19:03 / in Reviews - Comments

Kaledon - Antillius: The King of the Light

Kaledon, are an Italian power metal band that has been around since before the turn of the millennium and started putting out albums shortly thereafter. In only twelve years since their debut they have managed a rather impressive eight (including this one) albums. Their style is power metal, with symphonic and slightly prog sensibilities, as they do employ a lot of...
Submitted by thanos on Wed, 12/31/2014 - 02:11 / in Reviews - Comments

Sarpedon - Anomic Nation

Sarpedon were formed back in 2005, by Torgeir P. Krokfjord (ex-Throne of Thor, ex-Vargariket), and they released two demos, one in 2006 and the second in 2008. They had been working on their debut all these years, when that was possible; they had been trying to do so by finding time between the members’ other responsibilities with several bands and projects....
Submitted by thanos on Tue, 12/30/2014 - 01:45 / in Reviews - Comments

The Spiritual Machines - Volunteer

In a future world, where humanity is supposed to have evolved vastly, death will only be exercised voluntarily. So, all humans will have the chance to live forever if they choose to do so. Healing will still be indispensable. Everything will be dependent on each one’s actions and decisions. In a few words, that’s the lyrical concept behind “...
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 12/17/2014 - 17:56 / in News - Comments

Ensiferum to release “One Man Army” on February 24th 2015

Finland’s favorite folk metal collective and recent Metal Blade signees, Ensiferum, will unleash their sixth studio album on February 24th, 2015. Titled “One Man Army”, the predominantly analog-recorded offering was tracked between September and November of this year with award-winning producer Anssi Kippo (Children Of Bodom, Impaled Nazarene,...
Submitted by rockavlon on Sun, 11/30/2014 - 02:13 / in Reviews - Comments

Aeonsgate - Pentalpha

Aeonsgate is a weird as $@#%, project.... it’s actually an album a doomy and gloomy album that is however offered without any indexes – as one single song, the 59:52 minutes long “Pentalpha” a phychedelic doom opus composed by Jondix (guitar player and founder of Great Coven, EIght Hands for Kali and Atman-Acron) who is the guitarist for...
Submitted by thanos on Fri, 11/28/2014 - 02:09 / in Reviews - Comments

Isole - The Calm Hunter

It’s already been one decade since Isole appeared on the doom metal scene. And during those 10 years they managed to gain the respect of the press and fans and release 6 full-lengths albums, if we also count the new one “The Calm Hunter”. Not bad at all… on the contrary!   Like every new release from Isole, “The Calm Hunter...
Submitted by newseditor on Wed, 11/26/2014 - 14:39 / in News - Comments

Below announces European tour 2015

Swedish doom newcomers, Below, are embarking on their “Across the Dark Rivers of Europe” tour in February of 2015! Joining them will be special guests Taiwaz, courtesy of Electric Assault Records. The tour will begin on February 4th in Copenhagen. Below comments: “We can’t wait to be back on the roads of Europe to bring the heaviest of doom...
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 11/11/2014 - 21:59 / in News - Comments

Sabaton announces North American 2015 tour dates with Nightwish

Billboard-charting Swedish heavy metallers & avid war historians Sabaton – who devastated U.S. and Canadian stages with their boundless energy this past year opening for Iced Earth and most recently Amon Amarth – are returning to North America in 2015 as direct support to Finland-based symphonic metal storytellers Nightwish. Taking a moment prior...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 10/31/2014 - 15:33 / in News - Comments

Sarpedon to release “Anomic Nation” on December 5th 2014

Norway’s Sarpedon are finally poised to unleash themselves onto the metal scene, having been years in the making. A long-time project of guitarist Torgeir P. Krokfjord, the band have been working together for several years – and whilst all members have been pursuing other projects and careers throughout, the Sarpedon project has now finally come to...