Show Report: Scandinavia Deathfest

The famed DEATHFESTS have been around for years ever since the inaugural Maryland Deathfest in 2003. Blossoming into North America’s biggest extreme metal festival, the organizers have brought the DEATHFEST brand to Nederlands, Canada and for the first time in 2019, Sweden. It’s highly suitable that the fest was situated...
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Show Report: Scandinavia Deathfest

Judging Albums By Their Covers

This week I bought a handful of new releases based solely on their album art. I have not heard of any of these bands before and had no idea what to expect, so here’s the results of my expectations colliding with reality. Band: Hermóðr Title: Two Ravens Label: None Release...
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INSOMNIUM | HEART LIKE A GRAVE

At long last my most anticipated album of the year has been released. Considering INSOMNIUM’s last two releases have topped my year end lists, its reasonable to say my expectations were extremely high. This is classic INSOMNIUM album, there's no experimentation, it’s consistent with their previous releases with all the...
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INSOMNIUM | HEART LIKE A GRAVE