PHOTOS BY: Melody Ryan
PHOTOS BY: Melody Ryan
Canadian Black/Death Metal band Arkos released their new video clip “Black Moon Ritual” from their album «Black Moon Ritual». The video was filmed by “Pete Jonze Productions” in Québec.
The band was formed in 2014 at Sherbrooke, Québec. After releasing their first demo in 2015, the guys entered the studio and the result was their first album «Black Moon Ritual», that was released in March 2016.
Russian Heavy/Gothic metal band The Suicider released their new album “Never Alive”. The album was recorded at “Day Records Studio” in Moscow by Evgeniy Vinogradov, who also did the Master/Mixing of the album.
The Suicider band was formed by Mikhail Tatarinov at the beginning of 2005 in the Korolyov city that is located in the Moscow region. In 2010 the band released their debut album “Death Surrounds” and in 2011 came out the EP “Four reasons to die”.
Austrian Post/Doom Metal band Anderwelt has released their new video clip for the song “Trinity of Decay”. The video was directed by James Quinn, starring Heike Christiane Kotsios & Ralph Saml.
The band was formed in 2013 in Linz, Austria by Markus Steinberger and Alexander Dornstauder. Their debut album “Schattenlichter” was released in 2015 and now the guys really busy touring Europe and working on their second album.
Label: Pure Steel Prmotions
Oh man Poltergeist! The band I…never heard of. Yep. That’s right. I had no idea who or what this band was and never would have if not for me seeing a random Facebook newsfeed from Destruction’s frontman Schmier about one of his favorite bands putting out a new album. I had interviewed Schmier several months ago and he seemed like a cool guy so I thought I would Poltergeist a try. So let go bust some ghosts! Continue Reading
Available: October 31, 2016
Label: Self-Released / Dripfeed Records
I don’t hear of many metal acts coming out of Milwaukee, Wisconsin to be honest…much less a solo doom act that has a guy dressed up like an elf going to a LARP battle or Lord of the Rings Convention. But…here we have Unearthed Elf and his album ‘Into the Catacomb Abyss’. I will admit I didn’t know exactly what to expect from this band with him claiming to be a form of doom I was expecting some slow droning guitars and maybe some mumbling vocals. What I got…was a bit….different. Continue Reading
By: Scott Foster
Label: More Hate Productions
Available: June 25th, 2016
Well, it’s certainly been a while since my last review. Just as I’m thinking the business of life has me hanging up my keyboard…or whatever, a review request comes across my desk that piques my interest. This time we have Ukrainian band Majesty of Revival with their latest release, Duality. The press release promises influences ranging from gothic, to symphonic metal, to folk. Now, if you’ve read more than one of my reviews (and you most likely have NOT) then you know that symphonic and folk are going to especially get my attention. Continue Reading