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ALESTORM releases new single and video Fannybaws

How about a very serious history lesson, proudly presented by the Scottish “Pirate Metal Drinking Crew” ALESTORM? They are back to show all the filthy landlubbers what they’re made of. In anticipation of their new album Curse of the Crystal Coconut, which is gonna be out on May 29 via Napalm Records, they just released a video for the new single Fannybaws. […]

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2020 Albums

Album review: Myth of I – Myth of I 8.5 (Prog/Tech Death)

I have to admit that I wasn’t a big fan of pure instrumental albums for a long time, but last year I stumbled over some great representatives of this genre and something clicked. MYTH OF I’s self-titled debut album is the newest and very impressive addition in this wide field for me. The four band members (two guitar players, bassist and drummer) come up with outstanding musical skills, and they deliver progressive (tech-death) metal at its finest. […]

2020 Albums

Album Review: Black Pestilence – Hail The Flesh 8 (Black/Thrash)

A tasty morsel of ye ol’ black metal and something newer, something wilder. I don’t even mean modern, there’s just a lot of elements that deviate from the standard melodic and long winded frameworks that are popular right now with genres like post black making a huge push forward. This has punk and heavy metal vibes in it, it’s interesting because it’s easily beer drinking kind of metal but it’s also more sophisticated musically than that descriptor does justice. It’s a damn good time. Revel in the flesh! […]