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Paradise Lost: “Obsidian” Album Review

Paradise Lost stick with their winning formula of gothic doom metal with their sixteenth album, Obsidian. It has a consistent tone of sadness throughout which is depicted by the lower tempo of a majority of the songs on the album, as well as the guitar and vocal melodies throughout. Paradise Lost have always been a pretty consistent band, and putting

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Fleshgod Apocalypse Release “Lacrimosa” Music Video

Fleshgod Apocalypse are keeping things interesting by releasing a music video featuring their reading of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s ‘”Lacrimosa”, taken from his masterpiece Requiem In D Minor. Fleshgod Apocalypse state: Even if the whole world is in lockdown, we still feel the need to stay connected with our fans all around the world. That’s why from now on we’ll be constantly

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Testament: “Titans Of Creation” Album Review

You don’t earn a spot as one of The Big Four of thrash metal without showing a significant amount of muscle. Testament continue to flex more than 25 years into a storied career with Titans of Creation, one hell of a strong release. The follow-up to Brotherhood of the Snake, Titans of Creation comes on the heels of the bands

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Amorphis - Tomi Joutsen

Amorphis Live Photos from The Worcester Palladium, 2019

When I first heard Amorphis back in 1995 I had NO idea what I was in for. I caught up with them on their trek across North America in direct support of Delain. Their latest album, “Queen of Time”, is arguably one of their best albums since “Elegy”. Though “Circles” and “Under the Red Cloud” were also fantastic albums, their

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Slayer - Relentless Killology

Slayer Announce “The Repentless Killology” Movie and Album

Slayer continue their victory lap before retiring, and they are nearing the launch of The Final Campaign, the last leg of their Final World Tour, on November 2 in Asheville, North Carolina. But for those who have been unable to catch the thrash titans over the last couple of years, they are delivering a new movie , entitled Slayer: The

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Nile - Vile Nilotic Rites - Promo

Nile Announce New Album, Release “Long Shadows Of Dread” Lyric Video

When we caught up with Karl Sanders and George Kollias of Nile on this year’s 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise, their excited about the new album that they were recording was palpable, both in their voices and their descriptions of the new release. (Read our interview here!) The time is nearing for the album to reach the masses, and Nile

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Alcest - Spiritual Instinct - Promo

Alcest Announce Album, Release “Protection” Music Video

Alcest are an anomaly. The one-time black metallers have drifted into dark gaze over the last few albums, and their music provides a surreal escape from normal metal fare. They deliver spectral soundscapes that are captivating through and through. Alcest have announced their sixth studio album, Spiritual Instinct, which will be released on October 25 via Nuclear Blast. They have

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Paradise Lost: “Obsidian” Album Review

Paradise Lost stick with their winning formula of gothic doom metal with their sixteenth album, Obsidian. It has a consistent tone of sadness throughout which