Ex Deo release new standalone single (with help from Fleshgod Apocalypse)

After three years since the release of their latest acclaimed full-length, The Immortal Wars, Roman Empire-inspired epic death metal band Ex Deo – featuring mastermind Maurizio Iacono of Kataklysm – are back with brand a new single, entitled “The Philosopher King”, out today via Napalm Records. As teased earlier this month, the track features very … Continue reading Ex Deo release new standalone single (with help from Fleshgod Apocalypse)

Gig Review: Ensiferum / Ex Deo / Wind Rose – Islington Academy (1st May 2018)

On Tuesday night Katie headed to The O2 Academy in Islington to see Finnish melodic folk-metal band Ensiferum play the only UK date of their 38-show “Road To Glory” European tour, which promised to feature a special set of new, old and rare hits. Doors were at the early time of 6pm but I was … Continue reading Gig Review: Ensiferum / Ex Deo / Wind Rose – Islington Academy (1st May 2018)

2017 Crew Review: Iain Purdie (Mosh) – Da Boss

Good grief, where do I start? At the time I'm drafting this, this year we have published 2098 articles of which 388 are album reviews and 228 are live reviews. We've covered stadium fillers like Guns N' Roses and bands playing venues with a capacity not much larger than our living room. In almost every … Continue reading 2017 Crew Review: Iain Purdie (Mosh) – Da Boss

Interview: Maurizio Iacono of Ex Deo & Kataklysm

Ex Deo are currently gearing up to release their long awaited new album The Immortal Wars, which we reviewed recently. A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to have a chat with the founder and frontman Maurizio over Skype. Amongst other things, we discussed the response to the singles that have been released and how … Continue reading Interview: Maurizio Iacono of Ex Deo & Kataklysm

Review: Ex Deo – The Immortal Wars

This one's been a long time coming and I don't just mean since the band's last release Caligvla back in 2012. Since then, the Kataklysm side project announced they were taking a break of undetermined length and then came back with news of The Immortal Wars... a whole year ago. So here it is, finally, in our … Continue reading Review: Ex Deo – The Immortal Wars

Ex Deo announce loads of stuff about comeback album – including teaser

Be sure to witness the new era of Rome with Ex Deo! Ex Deo fully indulge in pomp and drama with their upcoming milestone The Immortal Wars – out on February 24th 2017 via Napalm Records. People of Rome, the Eternal City, spread the word! The band's third album offers epic war scenarios, highly melodic … Continue reading Ex Deo announce loads of stuff about comeback album – including teaser