Playlist: 1 Hour Doom 2021

Today we’ll keep our playlist short and sweet – even though it’s about the slowest kind of metal: 1 hour of excellent doom from the year 2021. 7 gems to enjoy! We dedicate this playlist to Eric Wagner. Rest in peace. Purification – Unholy Resurrection Wheel – When the Shadow Takes You Over Mortajas – […]

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 […]

Playlist: Hail to the King

Just in time for the weekend, we have a new playlist for you. The motto is: Hail to the King! Enjoy listening to it. Manilla Road – Road of Kings Visigoth – The Revenant King Wytch Hazel – Mighty King Possessed Steel – Skeleton King Helloween – Robot King Manowar – Kings of Metal Omen […]

Interview: Wheel (Teil 2)

Wie zuvor angekündigt: Hier ist der zweite Teil unseres großen Wheel-Interviews. Wir wünschen euch viel Spaß beim Lesen – und danken Benjamin Homberger für den angeregten Austausch! Das werden wir auf jeden Fall in absehbarer Zeit mal wiederholen. Aidan: Benjamin, wir sprachen im ersten Teil über eure letzten Live-Aktivitäten. Was sind eigentlich deine Lieblingsfestivals? Einmal […]

Playlist: Epicus Doomicus Teutonicus

Today we present to you another playlist which surely contains some gems you haven’t checked out yet. Enjoy listening. (by Aidan/Divine Victim) Genre: Epic Doom Place of Origin: Germany Rules: no full-length released before 2010 Playlist Servants to the Tide – North Sea Lord Vigo – Six Must Die Fvneral Fvkk – When God Is […]

Review: Thronehammer – Incantation Rites

Release: 2021/03/04 Ich habe in den letzten Jahren zahlreiche herausragende Konzerte erleben dürfen. Dabei gab es jedoch bloß zwei Bands, die mich komplett niedergewalzt haben: Sulphur Aeon und Thronehammer. Intensiv, mächtig, erhaben – Musik, die durch Mark und Bein geht. Erfreulicherweise ist der Effekt auf Konserve ähnlich, sodass sich beide Formationen einen festen Platz in […]

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 […]