Album Review: Deliberate Miscarriage – Mortuary Melodies

When I reviewed Deliberate Miscarriage's Ghost Of Christmas Blast back in January, I bemoaned the fact that there were only three songs. More fool me as the buggers have only gone and recorded a bunch more, added them to the earlier trio and slated a full album for release. The Welsh twosome have taken Lynn Jeffs … Continue reading Album Review: Deliberate Miscarriage – Mortuary Melodies

Video Roundup: Sonata Arctica / Cobra the Impaler / Kris Barras Band / Kings And Liars / Palisades / Hollowed Human

Not done one of these for a while! Here's half a dozen new visual treats for you, each wrapped around an equally groovy bit of music... Sonata Arctica Finnish melodic metal icons Sonata Arctica should be closing their Acoustic Adventures European tour this week. Unfortunately, it had to be postponed to late 2022 due to … Continue reading Video Roundup: Sonata Arctica / Cobra the Impaler / Kris Barras Band / Kings And Liars / Palisades / Hollowed Human

Advent 2021: Sabaton – “Christmas Truce”

We usually limit ourselves to a song each day, but there are so many damn seasonal tracks this year that we're just going to cram in as many as we can this year! Yes, we know this came out a couple of weeks ago and we love Sabaton and we're usually all over them... but … Continue reading Advent 2021: Sabaton – “Christmas Truce”

Sinister King release new video for “Still Here”

Sinister King is a melodic heavy metal band based in Bergen, Norway. Their typical song consists of energetic guitar riffs, evocative synth melodies, a memorable chorus and a guitar solo. It is also well-produced, as the band prides itself on the sound quality of the songs. Some of the music is slightly progressive, and a … Continue reading Sinister King release new video for “Still Here”

Aztlan release ‘Revolucion’

Mexican progressive metal/folk band Aztlan have released their new album Revolucion. The album was recorded at Pirámide Estudio and mixed/mastered by Jesus Bravo at Bravesound Studio. It is a conceptual album dedicated to the armed movement between the people and the dictatorship, a struggle that took place in Mexico in 1910, popularly known as the … Continue reading Aztlan release ‘Revolucion’

Advent 2021: Raised By Owls – “Stay Another Day” (original by Take That. Or Boyzone? NKotB? They’re all the bloody same)

With what's now become an annual tradition, the Ashbourne extreme quintette have released an Xmas charity single, this year for MIND. Following on from 2019s "The Santanist" and last year's epic cover of "Do They Know It's Christmas?", not only does the band not fail to disappoint, they also take us completely by surprise with … Continue reading Advent 2021: Raised By Owls – “Stay Another Day” (original by Take That. Or Boyzone? NKotB? They’re all the bloody same)