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Staff pick
Heavydeath - Eternal Sleepwalker
death doom

First offering from the former Runemagick members lives up to the name Heavydeath. Great doom tunes, deathy vocals - but a good share of droning elements are the perfect accompaniment. And it is a tad amusing that Eternal Sleepwalker was released on Caligari records.

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Picked by: BitterCOld
Thumbs up: Marcel Hubregtse, Deadsoulman
Kataklysm - New Song Released 02.07

Kataklysm are back with a new album this year, Of Ghosts And Gods, which is expected to be released on July 31st worldwide via Nuclear Blast. The band is prepared to unleash an aural assault of the best kind upon the masses and the Canadian death metallers have released a brand new track entitled "The Black Sheep". You can tell us what you think about it after you give it a spin below. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
Indesinence - Reveal Third Track From New Album 02.07

Death/doom metallers Indesinence are currently streaming online yet another new song called "Mountains Of Mind / Five Years Ahead (Of My Time)", the third from their upcoming album III and so you can get a good idea of the dimensions the band is exploring. Listen to the song below and evaluate it. The album release date is July 21st under Profound Lore Records. (by Pazdzioch)   Read more ››
Nervosa - New Video Out, Confirm European Tour 02.07

"Into Moshpit" is the new video from Brazilian thrashers Nervosa. The band from São Paulo, Brazil, is very busy these days and has also announced European tour dates for a hot summer of thrashing. The video features the song taken from the band's acclaimed debut album, Victim Of Yourself, which was released in 2014 via Napalm Records. Enjoy! (by Bad English)   Read more ››
The 3rd Attempt - Debut New Song, Album Details 02.07

You are probably familiar with Norwegian black metallers The 3rd Attempt. It's the new band of former Carpathian Forest guitarists Tchort and BloodPervertor. On the 25th of September, Dark Essence Records is set to release the band's debut full-length album Born In Thorns. As a taste of what to expect from the record, the track "Art Of Domination" has been debuted online. Check out if you like it below via SoundCloud. (by Bad English)   Read more ››
Behemoth - To Tour With Abbath, Inquisition, Entombed A.D. 02.07

Europe will be able to witness soon another Behemoth tour. The Polish death metal heavyweights have announced that they will be touring Europe in early 2016 still supporting their latest effort, The Satanist. This tour happening in January/February will feature as well Abbath, Inquisition and Entombed A.D. Get ready for one of the hottest extreme metal packages of 2016, Europa Blasphemia Tour. (by BloodTears)   Read more ››
Metal Storm & Review Ratings 03.07

Here we go. Metal Storm & Review Ratings Hi, I'm Troy McClure BitterCOld and you might remember me from such famous behind the MS scenes articles like So You Want To Write A Guest Review For Metal Storm?, About The Metal Storm Awards, About The Metal Storm Awards… Results Edition, and Teenage Lesbian Nurses… In Bondage. I'm back with another installment, Metal Storm & Review Ratings. (by BitterCOld)   Read more ››
Nightwish & Sabaton - Warfield Theater, San Francisco, CA - 28 April 2015 26.06

Nightwish,who recently toured in North America with Sabaton and Delain in tow, delivered a flawless performance at the Warfield Theater in San Francisco, CA. (by Susan)   Read more ››
Mono - Kino Siska, Ljubljana, Slovenia - 23.04.2015 22.06

My interest in checking out shows of bands hailing from sub-genres like experimental post-rock, instrumental post-metal (or similar in this vein) has been present more and more over recent years. So, of course, to attend a concert of Mono in our capital city was the right thing to do. The band was touring across Europe in support of their latest double-album release: The Last Dawn and Rays Of Darkness. (by Abattoir)   Read more ››
Random stuff
  Random album
Battlecross - War Of Will (2013)

Geeeezzzzz Louise! Sorry, I just can't stop smiling! As I write this review I am listening to War Of Will again, and I am most definitely in awe. I am smiling because this band kicks insurmountable amounts of ass! This melodic thrash metal band is a beacon of ballsy, sexy hope for the American metal scene. They throw down! (by reidhampton19)   Read more ››

Reviewer: 9.5      Users: 7.9 | 35 votes
  Random trivia

Dimebag's signature shot, the Black Tooth Grin, was named after a lyric in the Megadeth song Sweating Bullets.

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