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Album Review: Evergrey – The Storm Within

Artist: Evergrey Album: The Storm Within Release Date: September 9th, 2016 Label: AFM Evergrey is one of my all-time favorite bands. Their discography has so many great tracks, it makes one wonder why the band is not more popular. Well, … Continue reading

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Album Review: Crimson Fire – Fireborn

Artist: Crimson Fire Album: Fireborn Release Date: June 3rd, 2016 Label: Pitch Black Records The second album of the Greek metalheads was released in June. For those who don’t know anything about the band, they are your typical 80s heavy … Continue reading

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Album Review: Rage – The Devil Strikes Again

Artist: Rage Album: The Devil Strikes Again Release Date: June 10th, 2016 Label: Nuclear Blast If you have read my review of Rage’s first single after the departure of Victor Smolski, I had my doubts about the new Rage (here … Continue reading

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Album Review: Grand Magus – Sword Songs

Artist: Grand Magus Album: Sword Songs Release Date: May 13th, 2016 Label: Nuclear Blast Direct, to the point metal has become somewhat of a rarity in recent years; this is one of the problems with music industry, one of many. … Continue reading

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Album Review: Doro – Love’s Gone to Hell EP

Artist: Doro Album: Love’s Gone to Hell (EP) Release Date: April 1st, 2016 Label: Nuclear Blast Doro Pesch is like an unshakable rock that sits at the crossroads of metal paths; no matter how the seasons change and times come … Continue reading

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Album Review: Dark Insignia III

Band: Dark Insignia Album: Dark Insignia III Release Date: Februray 20th, 2016 Label: Self Release Now, when it comes to reviewing independant acts, things change shape to some extent. On one hand, you have to consider the commercial side of … Continue reading

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Album Review: Metal Church – XI

Band: Metal Church Album: XI Release Date: March 25th, 2016 Label: Nuclear Blast Metal Church is probably one of the most influential metal bands around, arguably laying some of the groundwork for heavy metal / thrash metal and influencing many … Continue reading

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Album Review: Demise of the Crown – Demise of the Crown

Band: Demise of the Crown Album: Demise of the Crown Release Date: March 4th, 2016 Label: Self Release Demise of the Crown proves that quality heavy metal is a hard thing to come by nowadays, even though we’ve got some … Continue reading

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Album Review: Sabaton – Heroes on Tour

Band: Sabaton Album: Heroes on Tour Release Date: March 4th, 2016 Label: Nuclear Blast I find live albums harder to review than a studio album. First thing; Live albums have a connection with the fans of a band that adds … Continue reading

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EP Review: Rage – My Way

Band: Rage Album: My Way (EP) Release Date: January 22, 2016 Label: Nuclear Blast I am not sure how to feel about the new Rage single, My Way. The single only has My Way as a new tune and the … Continue reading

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Album Review: Iron Maiden – The Book of Souls

First thing first; No matter what I say, good or bad about this album, there is something we should all acknowledge in my book. Iron Maiden is a milestone in metal and not just for a particular era, but for … Continue reading

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Concert Review: Kobra and the Lotus – 2nd July – London, England

Nothing gets more British than gathering in a little watering hole on the outskirts of London. All that the Boston Music Room was missing was a good old cuppa and a queue that goes right out the door.

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Album Review: Messiah’s Kiss – Get Your Bulls Out!

Band: Messiah’s Kiss Album: Get Your Bulls Out! Label: Massacre Records Release Date: December 5th, 2014 Messiah’s Kiss is still a relatively unknown band in the metal world despite having formed back in 2001. The multinational band’s lineup features Mike … Continue reading

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