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Nickelback - "No Fixed Address" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Nov 27, 2014
Bluurgh, let's get it out of the way – "Chad Kroeger is a cunt," "Nickelback sucks," "Fuck Nickelback, they're not rock" ...b…

Rating: 7 / 10

Royal Blood - "Royal Blood" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Nov 22, 2014
Royal Blood are two friends from Brighton, England and they're making a right noise on the rock scene at the moment with thei…

Rating: 8 / 10

Silent Planet - "The Night God Slept" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Nov 19, 2014
Silent Planet isn't particularly silent. Quite the opposite, actually, in the most delightful, metalcore way. First of all, h…

Rating: 8.1 / 10

Edge Of Paradise - "Immortal Waltz" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Nov 17, 2014
Last year I was turned onto, and immediately became a fan of, the metallic hard rock act Edge Of Paradise when I reviewed the…

Rating: 7.9 / 10

"Mayhem: 2008-2013" Collectible Hardcover Photo Book [Book Review]
Comments Book Review » by: Bruce Moore on Nov 16, 2014
"Mayhem: 2008-2013" is a massive 300-plus page, over-sized book created by famed Los Angeles photographer Strati Hovartos, do…

Rating: 7 / 10

Primordial - "Where Greater Men Have Fallen" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Nov 16, 2014
Where Greater Men Have Fallen is the eight full-length disc from the masters of Celtic metal, Primordial. As with all of the…

Rating: 9 / 10

Fit For A King - "Slave To Nothing" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Nov 15, 2014
An album is a collection of songs. I've listened to a lot of albums and even more songs, many of which fall into a collective…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Enthroned - "Sovereigns" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Curtis Dewar on Nov 11, 2014
Belgium's Enthroned have always been a bit of an underdog in the black metal scene. While the band have always had a decent f…

Rating: 6 / 10

Iron Reagan - "Tyranny Of Will" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Nov 10, 2014
Iron Reagan is "the other band" of Muncipal Waste frontman Tony Foresta so, if you've been lucky enough to catch his main ban…

Rating: 7 / 10

Like Monroe - "Things We Think, But Never Speak" [Exclusive Track By Track by Guitarist/Vocalist Wade Concienne, and Album Stream]
Comments Journals » by: Chris Gonda on Nov 10, 2014
Houston, Texas-based alternative/metal band, Like Monroe, released their new album, Things We Think, But Never Speak (full st…
The Picturebooks - "Imaginary Horse" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Brooke Taylor on Nov 07, 2014
If you don't want to put on your best plaid and rev the engine to your motorcycle after listening to this album, I can't help…

Rating: 9 / 10

At The Gates - "At War With Reality" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Nov 04, 2014
The full extent of At The Gates' legacy is not something I can entirely comprehend, given that I was in diapers at their peak…

Rating: 9 / 10

Dinosaurs Are Not Gone! - "RAWRRRR!!!" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Nov 04, 2014
I started listening to Dinosaurs Are Not Gone! without knowing what I was getting myself into. I was somewhat caught off guar…

Rating: 6.5 / 10

Within The Ruins - "Phenomena" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Henry Maneuver on Oct 30, 2014
With great guitar chops comes great responsibility. Wielding such power requires the patience of Gandhi and the attention to…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

LizZard - "Majestic" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 29, 2014
Majestic is the newest full-length release from the French alt-rock trio LizZard. I was turned onto these guys a few years a…

Rating: 8.5 / 10

Sixx:A.M. - "Modern Vintage" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Oct 29, 2014
Modern Vintage is the third album from Sixx:A.M., a band formed initially as a side project for rock 'n roll bad boy Nikki Si…

Rating: 8 / 10

Internal Bleeding - "Imperium" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Graham Finney on Oct 29, 2014
I think the problem with Imperium, the latest album from New York death/slam metallers Internal Bleeding is that it sounds ex…

Rating: 6 / 10

These Are They - "Steeple of Blood" [Song Review]
Comments Song Review » by: Daniella Kohan on Oct 27, 2014
With a brand new album, death metal supergroup These Are They are once again unleashing their ferocious sound. At the Feast o…

Rating: 7 / 10

While Heaven Wept - "Suspended At Aphelion" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 24, 2014
Suspended At Aphelion is yet another album that, for quite some time now, has been highly anticipated by the metal world. Thi…

Rating: 9.5 / 10

Exodus - "Blood In, Blood Out" [Album Review]
Comments Album Review » by: Bruce Moore on Oct 22, 2014
Heavy metal fans rejoice! The most anticipated heavy metal release of 2014 is here and was well worth the wait, with Blood In…

Rating: 9.5 / 10

Hellion @ Whisky a Go Go (Hollywood, CA) on October 2, 2014 [Show Review]
Comments Show Review » by: Charlie Steffens on Oct 22, 2014
After Hellion played the Whisky on October 2nd, any preconceived belief that the band's golden era was set back sometime in t…
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