New Year’s Eve Special

By moonlight we rideTen thousands side by sideWith swords drawn held highOur whips and armour shineHail to thee our infantryStill brave beyond the graveAll sworn the eternal vowThe time to strike is now On the last day of this awful year, which was a tough challenge for everybody on our planet, we want to present […]

Interview: Rhett Davis (Stygian Crown)

With their self-titled debut Stygian Crown released one of the best doom metal records of 2020 – no doubt about it. That’s why my colleague Tim (Mr. Metalsson) and I gave this amazing quintet from Los Angeles a spot on our Top 15 newcomers list which we published yesterday. As you can imagine, we’re really […]

Our Top 15 newcomers of 2020

Newcomers, what are they and why are they so exciting to look at? Newcomers are young adventurers, who just started their journey to reach fame, honour and glory, who due to their untamable passion and ravenous energy dare to face every battle and eventually might succeed in achieving their dream! No, all jokes or rather […]

Interview: Matt V. Peppe (Royal Hell)

Last week the four members of Royal Hell presented to us their five favourite bands of all time. Today, vocalist Matt V. Peppe tells us a bit more about his favourite music, his band, their future plans and some other topics. Enjoy reading! Hi, Matt, thanks a lot for your time. How are you doing? […]

Our Top 10 EPs of 2020

As already pointed out in our previous list, Our Top 20 Albums of 2020, this year was absolutely amazing, if one looks at releases. Therefore, the task of creating a Top list of all releases was sheer impossible. Yet one thing we could do, was to split up the list into different categories and still […]

Interview: Akis Pastras (Dexter Ward)

As you probably already know, all of us are fervent fans of Greek/Italian epic heavy metal band Dexter Ward that this year crafted a true masterpiece called III. That’s why it’s a great pleasure for us to publish our second interview with a member of this outfit: Akis Pastras plays guitar on all Dexter Ward […]

Interview: Robert Lowe (deutsche Version)

Für mich ist jedes Interview auf unserem Blog etwas ziemlich Besonderes. Ich mag es, mit Künstlern aus aller Welt über meine favorisierten Genres, deren Musik und Sichtweisen sowie viele andere Themen zu sprechen. Trotzdem gibt es manche Interviews, die sehr besonders sind. Ihr wisst sicherlich, was ich meine. Heute dürfen wir euch ein Interview präsentieren, […]

Interview: Manolis Karazeris (Dexter Ward)

When I listened to Dexter Ward’s latest output III for the first time, it blew me away. Even after a lot of spins, nine months later, it’s still an engrossing album that never bores me. For me, it’s one of the best records released in 2020, no doubt about it – and it contains a […]