• New Releases (Apr)

    5 Mar 2011, 14:49 by urolithiasis

  • Best (and worst) of metal 2011

    28 Jan 2011, 18:07 by Thor Bear

    Die Apokalyptischen Reiter - Moral & Wahnsinn 9/10
    A wonderful and varied album. It might not be totally on par with the even better Licht from 2008, but for fans of the band this album certainly will be no let down. It's quite short but with online streaming becoming more and more popular it should be less of a problem since the paying methods are monthly fees rather than a fixed price per album. Highlights are the happy and catchy Die gehört Nichts, the heavier and memorable Erwache, and the ear slaying Hört Auf. One of the best and less predictable bands out there at the moment - at least within the melodic realm of metal.

    Bloodbound - Unholy Cross 9/10
    The Swedes in Bloodbound are not original. They steal, not to say outright plunder, from back catalogues of bands as Manowar, Hammerfall, and Helloween. Sometimes such a lack of originality can be annoying, but when the songs are as good as on Unholy Cross everything is forgiven. …
  • 2011

    12 Jan 2011, 15:48 by SneiderRus