Heavy metal bands have been around since the dark ages, bringing an eclectic mix of music to tempt the soul, but for some bands, their journey is reaching its 10-year peak this year, so without further ado, let’s take a peek at the notable albums celebrating in 2019.
- Agoraphobic Nosebleed – Agorapocalypse
- Suicide Silence – No Time to Bleed
- The Devil Wears Prada – With Roots Above and Branches Below
- August Burns Red – Constellations
- Five Finger Death Punch – War is the Answer
- Doomriders – Darkness Come Alive
- Steel Panther – Feel the Steel
- Daath – The Concealers
- Goatwhore – Carving Out the Eyes of God
- Isis – Wavering Radiant
- Job for a Cowboy – Ruination
- God Forbid – Earthsblood
- The Black Dahlia Murder – Deflorate
- Devin Townsend – KI
- Darkest Hour – The Eternal Return
- Kreator – Hordes of Chaos
- Suffocation – Blood Oath
- Immortal – All Shall Fall
- Brutal Truth – Evolution Through Revolution
- Slayer – World Painted Blood
- Obscura – Cosmogenesis
- Lamb of God – Wrath
- Animals as Leaders – Animals as Leaders
- Psyopus – Odd Senses
- Born of Osiris – A Higher Place
- Skeletonwitch – Breathing the Fire
- Kylesa – Static Tensions
- Converge – Axe to Fall
- Mastodon – Crack the Skye
- Chimaira – The Infection
- Red Fang – Red Fang
- Cannibal Corpse – Evisceration Plague
- The Red Chord – Fed Through the Teeth Machine
- Cattle Decapitation – The Harvest Floor
It’s hard to believe that ten years ago it was 2009 – doesn’t time fly by quick! This same year delivered us some brutally great films too;
Inglorious Basterds: Directed by Eli Roth and Quentin Tarantino, based on the first year of Germany’s occupation of France. Allied officer Lt. Aldo Raine (Brad Pitt) assembles a team of Jewish soldiers to commit violent acts of retribution against the Nazis, including the taking of their scalps.
Avatar: Directed by James Cameron, this futuristic sci-fi thriller amassed $2.788 billion dollars at the box office, was nominated for 128 awards and won 89 of those.
Watchmen: Directed by Zack Snyder, this movie is set in an alternative America in 1985 where superheroes are part and parcel of everyday life. Conspiracy theories, plots to kill and assassinations ensue.
Sherlock Holmes: No, not the game found at online casinos, the movie featuring Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law. When a string of brutal murders terrorises London, it doesn’t take long for legendary detective Sherlock Holmes and his trustee sidekick; Dr Watson appear. It’s a simple film; find the killers and bring them to justice!