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Submitted by rockavlon on Mon, 01/14/2013 - 01:33 / in Reviews - Comments

Kill Ritual - The Serpentine Ritual

Kill Ritual are a sort of combo-band of sorts, with their members coming from other bands like Dark Angel and Imagika and such. Imaginably their style is not far removed from that of that of their normal bands and that would be riff laden heavy thrashing metal. The Vocals tend to be a bit muffed but overall the results are not too bad. Songs like the title track,...
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 09/18/2012 - 22:06 / in News - Comments

Babylon Fire - Dark Horizons out in November

Heavy metal band Babylon Fire, based in Manchester (UK), are to release their debut full length album "Dark Horizons" on Rocksector Records on 12th November 2012.   Built in 2007 on a foundation of Iron Maiden & Black Sabbath, extended into the territories of Stone Sour, Machine Head & Five Finger Death Punch, the band learned, developed...
Submitted by newseditor on Mon, 09/17/2012 - 16:47 / in News - Comments

Sicadis - Blood of a Thousand Hearts out now

Kansas City's SICADIS (Si-Kay-Diss) have unleashed their debut full-length, "Blood of a Thousand Hearts", upon the masses.   After spending years establishing themselves as Kansas City's premier metal act, SICADIS are poised to break out with a vengeance.   The band's tuneful and technically impressive blend aggressive...
Submitted by newseditor on Fri, 09/07/2012 - 16:14 / in News - Comments

Testament - European Tour

Bay Area thrash veterans, TESTAMENT, have announced to tour Europe in support of their most recent release, "Dark Roots Of Earth" in November.   Commented guitarist Alex Skolnick: "Our last run in Europe was a blast, with people responding to the new songs as though they're classics. It will be great to return and play a few places we...
Submitted by newseditor on Tue, 07/10/2012 - 14:12 / in News - Comments

Tantara - Studio Release Part II

Today Tantara release a new video from the recording of their upcoming album “Based On Evil”, produced by Flemming Rasmussen (Metallica, Blind Guardian, Rainbow), to be released the 24th of August. Check it out below!   Tantara recently released the 7” “Until They Come” (Changed name from “Based On Evil”), limited...
Submitted by thanos on Thu, 06/21/2012 - 19:59 / in Interviews - Comments

Sabaton

Hi Pär… Thx for taking the time to do this interview even though you’re in the other side of the Atlantic right now… “Carolus Rex” is a terrific epic heavy metal piece of music… we have named it the Best Album of May!   P: Well, actually just returned and have done a few things here in Europe but thanks a lot. We...
Submitted by thanos on Sat, 06/16/2012 - 01:06 / in Reviews - Comments

Grand Magus - The Hunt

Having been around from more than 15 years… JB (vocals, guitars) & Fox (bass) are faithful to what they love best… and only the drummers seem to come and go while the duo is as solid as a rock. This time the new drummer is Ludwig “Ludde” Witt. Let’s hope he stays with them a lot more than his predecessors.   Honestly, did...
Submitted by newseditor on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 22:22 / in News - Comments

Bullet - new album & tour

On September 14th, the new BULLET record “Full Pull” will be released worldwide on Nuclear Blast Records.    The CD was recorded in “Gutterview Recorders” in Solna/Stockholm, along with Nicke Andersson (Hellacopters a.o.) and Fred Estby (Dismember a.o.).   The band announced: “We think this is going to be our...
Submitted by thanos on Wed, 05/09/2012 - 01:51 / in Reviews - Comments

Violet Gibson - American Circus

Violet Gibson is a newcomer from Italy. They released their first demo under the name of Last Vegas but before they started recording their debut album, due to some line-up changes – the addition of two new guitarists, they renamed themselves Violet Gibson.   Their sound is quite modern and more US oriented with elements from hard rock, metal, modern...
Submitted by rockavlon on Mon, 04/30/2012 - 09:47 / in Reviews - Comments

Freedom Slaves - Freedom Slaves

Freedom Slaves are are an Italian quintet who began their course as a heavy metal cover band in 2005, while still in school, covering all the classics. A couple of singers and a demo later they met Daniel their current vocalist and begun composing what would become their debut album.   They recorded the album themselves and have done a decent job, in doing...