Tag: prog metal

22 May 2024 / Metal

You could be forgiven for thinking that Dååth would be consigned to history as a promising band from the late 2010s at a time when Gojira were rising to the…

21 May 2024 / Metal

Academics in the social sciences like to point out that Britain and Finland are the only case of two democratic nations engaging in war due to the latter enlisting Nazi…

4 May 2024 / Metal

Australian chart-toppers, Northlane, are proof that modern metalcore can still be relevant. Their 2022 Obsidian album is already a classic. Are they a prog metal band, an alternative metal artist,…

3 May 2024 / Metal

Baltimore prog metal quartet, Exist, write music as an odyssey. As album number four, Hijacking the Zeitgeist welcomes new guitarist and synth player, Charles Eron, into the lineup for the…

4 April 2024 / Metal

The seven-piece Swiss band, Mathilde, come from Neuchâtel’s grindcore and folk metal scenes and find their common ground in the realm of progressive black metal. Those of you familiar with…

29 March 2024 / Metal

Norwegian prog metal unit, Vicinity, started work on their current album as early as 2020. Naturally, Covid-19 delayed things, but the band’s existential threat came in 2022 when founding vocalist,…

6 March 2024 / Metal
4 March 2024 / Metal

We reserve the word “legend” for a select few in the metal scene, and ex-Emperor frontman and multi-instrumentalist, Ihsahn, is one of these elite. The Norwegian is also among the…

28 February 2024 / Metal

The Australian extreme metal scene is one of the most innovative in the global underground. Its focus centres around Sydney and the Brilliant Emperor record label, but Brisbane also has…

15 February 2024 / Metal