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14 September 2021 / Metal
9 September 2021 / Metal

Wisconsin thrashers, Toxic Ruin, formed in 2014 and released their debut album, Subterranean Terror, in 2016. Now they’ve inked a deal with M-Theory Audio for their sophomore effort, and it’s…

25 August 2021 / Metal
18 August 2021 / Metal

It’s striking how different genres find their way into extreme metal. Look at how jazz-fusion has become a staple of tech death and how the influence of hardcore shapes much…

10 August 2021 / Metal

Dorset five-piece, Anakim, are an enigma. They play an advanced form of progressive death metal with stupendous levels of musicianship and draw upon Lovecraftian lore for their lyrical themes. The…

4 August 2021 / Metal

Australian duo, Beleth, prefer not to pigeonhole their music into one specific genre. Instead, they identify with the wider extreme metal label when answering the inevitable questions about their art.…

3 August 2021 / Metal

Finland’s Mortyfear formed in the late 1990s, yet this is only their second album following a sporadic release of EPs and various line-up changes. Now the quintet are confident enough…

28 July 2021 / Reviews

Corfu quintet, Fragment Soul, are an unusual proposition. Draconian vocalist, Heike Langhans, is a part-time member of the band, and they pivot their sound towards the darker side of the…

20 July 2021 / Metal
13 July 2021 / Metal

It’s not clear why Lower Saxony death metal quintet, Dawn of Disease, split up after releasing Procession of Ghosts via Napalm Records in 2019. You could say that Hiraes is…