Interview: James Dorton of Black Crown Initiate

Black Crown Initiate have recently released their brand new album Violent Portraits Of Doomed Escape via Century Media records. The first record in 4 years and first with new guitarist Ethan, the album heralds a new era in the band. Prior to the release, our we caught up with vocalist James to discuss the release and … Continue reading Interview: James Dorton of Black Crown Initiate

Album Review: Black Crown Initiate – Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape

The masters of progressive death metal that are Black Crown Initiate have returned with a brand new album after a 4 year break. For those that have maybe never come across the band before, their style is one with many little intricacies and changes in timbre with both quieter sections and aggressive sections. With their … Continue reading Album Review: Black Crown Initiate – Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape

Album Review: Imperial Triumphant – Alphaville

"The greatest artists at the moment are the ones bringing new elements into their respective genres" is a phrase that you'll no doubt have seen or heard recently. Whilst some may say there is something for consistently putting out the same material strongly, and there's nothing wrong with that at all, there is something to … Continue reading Album Review: Imperial Triumphant – Alphaville

Interview: Johannes Eckström of Avatar

Avatar are currently gearing up to release their brand new album, Hunter Gatherer (reviewed by Rick). Prior to the release, our senior editor got the opportunity to chat with vocalist and frontman Johannes to discuss both the release, the current climate and a range of other topics. https://youtu.be/imNpUQEpbCg Avatar: official | facebook | twitter | instagram | youtube

Interview: Zachary Ezrin of Imperial Triumphant

Imperial Triumphant release their new album Alphaville at the end of this month. Guitarist and vocalist Zachary Ezrin answers a few questions about it (and also pizza)... How do you feel the response has been to the songs you've release so far? It's crazy man. People have been so supportive and are super excited about the … Continue reading Interview: Zachary Ezrin of Imperial Triumphant

Metallica announces release date for S&M 2

Metallica have finally announced the release date of their two filmed performances with the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra last year. Filmed at Chase Center in San Francisco, California on September 6 and 8, the recordings where initially released in cinemas around the world last October to extremely positive reviews from fans and media alike. Scheduled … Continue reading Metallica announces release date for S&M 2