Interview: Karl Willetts (Memoriam)

I am not ashamed to admit that before this interview, I walked up and down my hall for twenty minutes revising and changing my questions. Why? Quite simply this is Karl Willetts, ladies and gentlemen, a legend in the death metal scene. This is definitely something to tick off the bucket list and I will … Continue reading Interview: Karl Willetts (Memoriam)

Album Review: Memoriam – Rise To Power

Birmingham's Memoriam need no introduction. Their fifth album Rise To Power continues their second trilogy. Lyrically, the content of the new album carries on from those that precede it. Themes of grief, loss and despair along with social commentary on recent events such as the war in Ukraine and past events such as the Holocaust … Continue reading Album Review: Memoriam – Rise To Power

Gig Review: Damnation Festival 2021

A quick shout out to Ya Cheng who was our photographer on site. Due to illness (there's a lot of it going around), our reviewer John couldn't make it to the gig. Ya went to the extra trouble of drafting some words on the bands for us. This is her work, not mine. Thanks, Ya! … Continue reading Gig Review: Damnation Festival 2021

Album Review: Memoriam – To The End

With a newly recruited drummer, Spike T Smith - Birmingham's Memoriam are once again ready to do battle as they prepare to release their fourth studio album, To The End. "Onwards Into Battle" is a phenomenal opening track with galloping drums and guitar tones. Karl Willetts' familiar battle cry brings the album swaying and demanding … Continue reading Album Review: Memoriam – To The End

Video Roundup: Memoriam / Abstrakt / Daemon Grey / Liquid Tension Experiment / Black & Damned / Nopes

You can tell it's Friday. Every bugger releases their new video on a Friday... Here's a handful. Memoriam Today Memoriam have released the first single from their upcoming new album, To The End. "Onwards into Battle" is available to stream on all major digital platforms now and via an official lyric video. The follow up … Continue reading Video Roundup: Memoriam / Abstrakt / Daemon Grey / Liquid Tension Experiment / Black & Damned / Nopes

Memoriam announce new album and Seagrave artwork

Onwards into battle, one more time... In the two years since Memoriam released Requiem For Mankind, the band haven't rested on their laurels. Their fourth studio album, To The End is due for release on March 26 via Reaper Entertainment. Marking the beginning of a second trilogy of albums, To The End serves as something … Continue reading Memoriam announce new album and Seagrave artwork