Curious about what happens when bands who were notoriously wild in their youth finally grow up? After The Party, The Menzingers’ most recent LP, answers that very question.
Ever wanted a grunge band that sounded like they did black magic and screamed as loud and violently as the demons they summoned? Then this is the band for you, kid.
Unless you're a hardcore fan of the band, you'll probably just listen to this for eighteen minutes, enjoy it, then stick it with the ever-growing pile of hardcore releases that sound exactly like this does.
With a pastiche of influences and straddling various genres, this amalgamation of college-turned-indie-turned-alt rock band from Greece are setting up to take lives on their third album.
The band have made no bones about the shift in style on Suicide Silence and, as I've said, you can see why their fans are split over the move.
Love Like Honey, a sad punk trio hailing from Norwich, England, has stolen the attention of both my ears AND heart this week with their first EP, Haunt Me / Love Me. Read why here...
What a way to celebrate almost three decades of excellence and precision in death metal, as Immolation captivate once again with their third Nuclear Blast offering - and tenth overall - in Atonement.
Created in the Image of Suffering is a smoldering and unforgiving listen through and through, and is the perfect backdrop for Esfandiari’s haunting yet absolutely gorgeous lyrics.
If you like filthy, dirty, nasty, miserable metal that sounds like The Acacia Strain would if they lived in a fucking cave then Purging The Human Condition comes highly recommended.
Take The Melvins, Teri of Les Butcherettes, and Omar of Mars Volta/At The Drive-In, combine them, and then just watch the fireworks! Music needs to be this playful and crass again; watch as expectations are delivered with Crystal Fairy.
Regretless clearly shows that Mad Ones believe that if it ain't broke, make some slight adjustments but for the most part, don't fix it.
Overall, I really love Radio Darkness. It's very focused, and its subject matter is all very real and current.
If you find yourself captivated or even just a little bit fascinated by the schizophrenic sounds of "Trick It" then stick with Driven because you won't be disappointed.
This is a solid album, and these guys are proof that rock is not dead.
Rowdy-as-fuck since 1985, the Coyne brothers in 2017 sound exactly like you'd imagine they did and wanted to twenty-two years ago.
Whether they've got the edginess to make their mark on the modern metalcore scene, or the hooks to make the mainstream metal audience sit up and take note, only time will tell.
This 10-album boxed set of 45’s celebrating For All Kings is truly a monument of musical beauty.
THEY.'s authentic, provocative sound is a welcome addition to the scene. Nü Religion: Hyena is sure to be one of this year’s strongest debuts.
If your flame for death metal is fading then we think the new album from Reaping Asmodeia might just reignite that flame. Read our review of Impuritize inside...
Well, I’m here to tell you that Sanctuary’s Inception not only stands up to this century’s thrash releases, it annihilates the majority of them.