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Nonpoint - "The Return" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 21, 2014
It has been a while since I heard from Nonpoint and, as a fan from back in the day, I was anxious to dig into The Return and…

Rating: 7 / 10

Bloodtruth - "Foresworn" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Oct 20, 2014
Off their highly anticipated new album, Obedience, comes the single "Foresworn"—a guttural, gruesome and unbelievably technic…

Rating: 8 / 10

Revocation - "Deathless" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Oct 20, 2014
Very few bands today shred harder than Boston, Massachusetts natives, Revocation. This brutal bunch has the art of writing wh…

Rating: 9.5 / 10

Orange Goblin - "Back From The Abyss" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Oct 20, 2014
You could say that Orange Goblin are something of a British heavy metal institution in so much as there won't be a heavy meta…

Rating: 7 / 10

Nick Johnston - "Atomic Mind" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Oct 20, 2014
Nick Johnston is a beautiful man. I'm not sure if "Atomic Rock" is actually a genre recognized by humans, but it certainly do…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

SINEMA - "Between Heaven & Hell" (feat. Craig Mabbitt) [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 20, 2014
The chugging, guitar-fueled intro of "Between Heaven & Hell" (featuring Escape The Fate's Craig Mabbitt) gives way to a raw b…

Rating: 7.8 / 10

Climates - "Body Clocks" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Oct 15, 2014
While the climate is changing, so is the band Climates. Their new album Body Clocks will surely get your tundra warm and seas…

Rating: 7.5 / 10

Affiance - "Midnight" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Oct 10, 2014
You may know Affiance for their hilariously genius music video, "Call To The Warrior," or for their epic cover of "The Final…

Rating: 9 / 10

Obey The Brave - "Salvation" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 01, 2014
Salvation is an unrelenting, violent disc that more than establishes the Canadian act, Obey The Brave, as a formidable force…

Rating: 8 / 10

Brimstone Coven - "Brimstone Coven" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 01, 2014
This self-titled release from Brimstone Coven caught me completely off guard. The band name combined with the skull-adorned a…

Rating: 7 / 10

The Tea Party - "The Ocean At The End" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Marina on Oct 01, 2014
2014 seems to be the year of the resurrection of popular Canadian '90s bands, and we couldn't be happier! The Tea Party have…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

decoded - "Topanga" [EP] [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Oct 01, 2014
There isn't much information on Los Angeles outfit decoded. Their biog reveals that they incorporate elements of blues and gr…

Rating: 6 / 10

The Haunted - "Exit Wounds" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Oct 01, 2014
A lot of criticism has been levelled at Swedish shredders The Haunted over the course of their last few albums, so it's great…

Rating: 8 / 10

Weedeater - "...And Justice For Y'All" (Reissue/Remastered) [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Sep 29, 2014
The opening moments of "Tuesday Night," the first track on ...And Justice For Y'All, really shows how Weedeater set the tone…

Rating: 7 / 10

Flyleaf - "Between The Stars" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bobbi Kyle on Sep 29, 2014
Writing a review for Flyleaf's new album, Between The Stars, was much more challenging than I expected. Being a longtime fan…

Rating: 8 / 10

Black Crown Initiate - "The Wreckage Of Stars" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Sep 29, 2014
I'll just get this out of the way before we go any further with the new album from Black Crown Initiate – this band has some…

Rating: 8 / 10

Amaranthe - "Massive Addictive" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 29, 2014
Massive Addictive, the newest release from Swedish power/death metalers Amaranthe, is a super-slick, extremely well produced…

Rating: 6.8 / 10

Affiance @ California Brew Haus (Rochester, NY) on September 21, 2014 [Show Review]
Comments Show Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Sep 28, 2014
Cleveland metalcore heavyweights Affiance, have embarked on a CD release tour with Phinehas for their third full-length album…
Unearth - "Watchers Of Rule" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 28, 2014
I have been eagerly anticipating this record for the majority of the year and was more than stoked when it arrived in my inbo…

Rating: 9 / 10

KING 810 - "Memoirs of a Murderer" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Sep 10, 2014
Every so often a movie or a video game comes out that is nastier than anything you've watched or played before. There are tho…

Rating: 7 / 10

Cannibal Corpse - "Skeletal Domain" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Sep 10, 2014
It might just be me but, in the case of some of the long-standing death metal bands, and I'm talking those who've been around…

Rating: 9 / 10

Anthrax - "Chile On Hell" [Blu-ray Review]
Comments FIlm Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 09, 2014
As I mentioned in a previous article, I have been a fan of Anthrax since the beginning, and as such was quite excited to rece…

Rating: 8 / 10

Death Valley Driver - "Carnivore's Oath" [EP] [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Sep 09, 2014
I am new to the Death Valley Driver camp and as such had no idea what I was in for when I sat down to listen to the band's ne…

Rating: 7 / 10

Death Penalty - "Children of the Night" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Sep 09, 2014
From the ashes of legendary doom metal band, Cathedral, rises Gaz Jenning's latest undertaking: Death Penalty. The group is s…

Rating: 8 / 10

Violent Soho - "Hungry Ghosts" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bobbi Kyle on Sep 09, 2014
Violent Soho... that might be a name you haven't heard in awhile. It's almost as if they disappeared after releasing their se…

Rating: 8 / 10