Tag: groove metal

31 March 2024 / Metal

Exhorder are legends of the New Orleans metal scene thanks to their 1990 debut, Slaughter in the Vatican. The heavy metal almanac is even kinder, identifying them as the originators…

13 March 2024 / Metal

California metal unit, Contortion, have a long history and a short discography. They formed in 2003 and released two albums before founding guitarist and vocalist, Brian Stone, left to join…

24 February 2024 / Metal

‘One day, Infected Rain will write a masterpiece,’ predicted Scream Blast Repeat when reviewing the band’s 2022 Ecdysis album. ‘They’re not there yet with album number five, but they should…

21 February 2024 / Metal

Oxfordshire death metal crew, Bloodshot, formed in 2015 and have nine years under their belts but just one EP and a slew of singles to show for their efforts. They…

12 February 2024 / Metal

Verminthrone are one of the success stories of the last three years. Five men who look like they belong on a building site, the sludge quintet from Buckinghamshire played Bloodstock…

24 January 2024 / Metal

Portuguese metal bruisers, Karnak Seti, enter their twenty-third year as a band and return with a new EP. The fifth record of their career, following three albums and 2021’s Deadend…

22 January 2024 / Hardcore

Sheffield hardcore crew, Rough Justice, are legends in their home city but unknown to many outside the UK hardcore scene. They produced their first demo as early as 2012 and…

18 January 2024 / Metal

North Carolina trio, Into the Deep, enrich their music and lyrics with oceanic imagery and metaphor and allow their publicists to call their art “dive metal”. What the latter tag…

10 January 2024 / Hardcore

LIES! started life as a metallic hardcore group in 2011, then went on hiatus from 2014 until 2021 due to the work commitments of vocalist, Rene Smit. They announced their…

17 December 2023 / Metal