Interview: Starscape

In this part of the Epic Metal Blog Birthday Special we enter Sweden. Last year, Starscape’s debut Colony was one of Aidan’s favourite records, which kept him excited all year long. I am therefore very happy that Anton Eriksson (all instruments) took the time to chat with us about his band and all sorts of […]

Best of 2021: Newcomers

Like last year, we are presenting a list of “newcomers“. We discussed for a long time which bands could be given this label in 2021. Besides the quality factor, the “surprise factor“ is especially important to us. Bands that appear on the scene out of nowhere are therefore particularly interesting for us in this context. […]

Our Top 10 Albums of 2021 (first half)

After presenting our top songs from the first half of the year yesterday, we continue today with our favourite albums. Only the records that have already been released have been taken into account. That was really a very difficult task…. Aidan (Divine Victim) 1. Wheel – Preserved in Time (album review by Ansgar) 2. Anahata […]

Our Top 3 Songs of 2021 (first half)

You already know if you’re one of our regular readers: We love lists. That is why, after the first half of 2021, we will of course give you an overview of our highlights. We start with our respective Top 3 Songs, plus a bonus of four excellent tracks from albums that will be released in […]

Review: Starscape – Colony

One important aspect that makes bands like Manilla Road, Cirith Ungol, or Pagan Altar so special is the quaintness all of them possess. While sounding a little odd in the beginning, eventually, due to their unique and genius style, they have so much more to offer than most ‚ordinary‘ bands. In combination with their grand […]