Tag: speed metal

28 April 2022 / Metal
29 March 2022 / Metal

Denmark’s Slaegt landed a deal with Century Media after impressing with 2019’s The Wheel LP. Maintaining a dedicated line-up since 2015’s Beautiful and Damned EP also helped, as did the…

6 December 2021 / Metal
22 June 2021 / Metal
22 June 2021 / Metal

We asked Marc Dyos, our favourite drummer from Phobetor and Pythia, to check out the metal scene in the Kingdom of Bahrain. This small country in the Arabian Gulf is…

3 June 2021 / Metal

Dortmund thrashers, Vulture, won many new fans with 2019’s Ghastly Waves & Battered Graves and now return with their third full-length LP and second release on Metal Blade. If you’ve…

26 May 2021 / Metal

The resurgent blackened thrash taking hold in the underground looks to the pre-thrash attitude and transgression of Venom for inspiration. Artists like Bewitcher, Hellripper and Stälker adopt the satanic imagery,…

6 May 2021 / Metal

Portland, Oregon trio, Bewitcher, established themselves as a force in modern speed metal with 2019’s Under the Witching Cross. Now Century Media are backing them on their third album, and…

2 February 2021 / Reviews
26 November 2020 / Metal

Over the last twenty years, progressive metal, mathcore, tech death and djent elevated heavy music into virtuoso levels of musicianship on a par with free-form jazz. Though innovative and always…