Album Review: Excellion – Unsean

Band: Excellion Album: Unsean Band Origin: La Paz (Baja California Sur)/Mexico City Release date:  August 6, 2016 Label: Independent Release It seems as though there are more and more bands coming out with a similar vibe as Tesseract, Periphery where the music is very technical, vocals clean/unclean and overall heavy as fuck. Sometimes it is really…

Album Review: Dead Eyes Always Dreaming (D.E.A.D.) – Defilement of a Wretched Earth

Band: Dead Eyes Always Dreaming (D.E.A.D.) Album: Defilement Of A Wretched Earth Release: April 1st, 2016 Label: Unsigned Origin: Battle Creek, MI Recorded, Produced, and Co-written by Corey Alexander. Mixing and Mastering by James Zhan. Additional editing by Oliver Wang. Recorded at QUA Productions. ——————————————————————————————— Straight from the pits of hell, now residing in Battle…

Album Review: Weesp – The Void

In 2009, three high school friends in Minsk, Belarus started playing music together. As time has gone by the trio turned into a five-piece and musically they grew into something that can’t be stopped. Mixing their sounds with what sounds like Muse meets Lost Prophets (Fake Sound of Progress version). Their song structure is fairly…

Album Review: Torchia – Ending Beginning (2015)

Thinking of great Death Metal acts around the world the most prominent country that comes to mind is Sweden. Well, with the likes of In Flames, Opeth, Bloodbath, Soilwork, etc.  its no  wonder too. After giving Finnish death metal act, Torchia, a listen on their newest demo EP ‘Ending Beginning‘ I am beginning to think…

Scale The Summit release audio for “Kestrel” off of forthcoming album V

   SCALE THE SUMMIT’s forthcoming release “V”, due out on September 18 via Prosthetic Records, expertly showcases the instrumental progressive rock band’s definitive sound as it ebbs and flows across an array of beguiling soundscapes. Lauded as being “rich with melody and mind-boggling musicianship”(Outburn), the album was mixed by Jamie King (BTBAM, The Contortionist) who previously…

Face melter of the week: Black Fast – “I Conspire”

Straight out of Saint Louis, Mo or as another metal site likes to call us St. Lois (wherever that is) Black Fast is about to take the world by storm! Now I wasn’t fortunate enough to make the shoot for this video, due to prior obligations, but talk about one hell of a party!! Black…

Band Spotlight: Beyond the Styx

Take a look into Tours, France’s Beyond the Styx! They produce a sound so crushing and brutal that they have been equated to the likes of Lamb of God, Parkway Drive, August Burns Red and more. . . Don’t just take our word for it though, we have their debut album Leviathanima streaming below and well…

Review From Across The Pond: Verse Vica – Endeavour

Artist: Verse Vica Album/EP Name: Endeavour Release Date: 6-Oct-2014 Today’s metal music scene is full of amazing potential. Home studio recording has allowed previously unknown musicians get their voice heard thanks to this and the Internet. Progressive musical especially has benefitted hugely from this with the inception of bands like Periphery and TesseracT who are now touring the world…

Scott Radway – “Former Ghosts” full album stream

Scott Radway is the drummer for the amazing Polkadot Cadaver, come to find out he has an awesome solo album called “Former Ghosts” that I just so have the pleasure of sharing with you fine people! Check it out. . its a little mellower than what we would usually post here but still awesome none…