"Bloodbound" War of Dragons - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: AFM Records 2017
Throughout Heavy Metal history, there are certain countries that helped shape the sound we know today. The UK gave us Black Sabbath, Judas Priest and Iron Maiden, the USA passed on Metallica, Megadeth and Slayer with Germany offering
"Lynch Mob" Wicked Sensation - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: Elektra Records 1990
Sometimes Heavy Metal is so incestuous that it makes the Game of Thrones franchise blush. In the grand scheme of Heavy Metal family trees, it is so easy to get lost within who is in what, who was
""Blaze Bayley" Endure and Survive - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: Blaze Bayley Recordings 2017
Since the disbandment of Blaze 10 years ago, Blaze Bayley returned in 2008 with his ‘new’ band writing and performing under the recognisable name, Blaze Bayley. Ask any Heavy Metal fanatic what the name Blaze Bayley
"Battle Beast" Bringer of Pain - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: Nuclear Blast Records 2017
Out of all the Nordic countries, it is safe to assume that Finland have a cornucopia of melancholy, cold, sadness and minor chords that run deep into its heavy metal roots. Finland is the country responsible
"Dark Fortress" Interview by Christina Thompson
Originally, the band is over two decades old. At this point, only Asvargr is the sole remaining original member. Do you feel that the changes in members have been what has propelled the continued success of Dark Fortress? The "freshness" and progression of your music?
"Goatwhore" Interview by Keith Clements
We had the pleasure to talk over the phone with frontman Louis Benjamin Falgoust II of the American Extreme metal band Goatwhore. The band was formed in 1997 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The band has released 6 full length albums and the 7th Album is scheduled
"Epica" Interview by Christina Thompson
First off, how did the concept for Holographic Principle originate? I know the answer (due to research) but I found it fascinating the amount of work that went into the concept before the songwriting process. I don’t think the average fan can even imagine the amount
"Revocation" Interview by Santtu “Rebel” Kaskela
So honored to have this chance and opportunity to speak with you. How are you doing?
Doing great, thanks for asking!
Back in 2000 you guys were just about to start your career, while studying in high school… 3 young guys having something to say !!! Was
"Varg" Interview by Keith Clements
Greetings from MHF Magazine, It's a really a pleasure to have you guys with us, how is everyone doing? Can you tell us about the band and it’s formation?
Hey Keith, we’re doing good. These days we are on our “WOLFSFEST” Tour, playing Berlin tonight and Hamburg
"Sanctuary" Inception - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: Century Media Records 2017
Think of Sanctuary and what do you think of? The movie from the 1970’s, Logan’s Run? Or the band that are named after this? Or do you think of the powerful cover to Sanctuary’s 1988 debut album Refuge Denied?
"Megadeth" Dystopia - CD REVIEW by Nabil Hossam
The American thrash metal pioneers and one of the “Big Four”, Megadeth, have come up with a new addition to the music industry on the year 2016, which is their 15th album Dystopia. After the fuss we have all witnessed over Super Collider
"Majesty" Rebels - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: NoiseArt Records 2017
There are two sides to the Power Metal coin, there are those bands which take their influences from the likes of Stratovarius and Helloween and then, there is Manowar. Manowar take no prisoners, why do with a guitar what you
"ETERNAL TEARS OF SORROW" Interview by Santtu “Rebel” Kaskela
So honored to have this chance to have a moment with You. How are You doing ?
Hello! We’re fine, thanks for asking. Summer is finally coming to Finland after the long, cold and dark winter. One might think we Finnish and Nordic
"Harakiri For The Sky" - III: Trauma CD REVIEW Trauma by Nabil Hossam
Harakiri for the Sky is a post/black metal band that comes from Austria. The band formed in 2011 and it consists of only two members: Michael V. Wahntraum who is the vocalist and Matthias Sollak who plays
"Iron Reagan" Crossover Ministry - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: Relapse Records 2017
Cast your mind back into the midst of time when different sides of the coin started to push into more extreme territories. Both Thrash Metal and Hardcore Punk took their respective origin points and turned up the violence
Buyers Guide - Megadeth by Adam McCann
Dave Mustaine and co took the Thrash Metal rules and re-wrote it to fit them. Megadeth were selling… and we were buying!
The ‘Big 4’, that age old quadrant of Thrash Metal, the one that causes so many debates with your friends, acquaintances and colleagues.
"RED MOON ARCHITECT" Interview by Santtu “Rebel” Kaskela
Red Moon Architect is a melodic doom metal band originating from Finland’s gloomiest town, Kouvola. Their debut album ‘Concealed Silence’ saw the daylight in October 2012 and was greeted with excitement among metal fans all around the world. Red Moon Architect’s second album
"ASHES OF ARES" Interview by Christina Thompson
I somehow keep getting blessed with some interesting interviews and covering Ashes of Ares continues to keep my winning streak alive. The band was formed in 2012 from previous Iced Earth members Matthew Barlow (lead vocalist) and Freddie Vidales (guitar, bassist). In the beginning,
"Edge of Paradise" Interview by Keith Clements
Greetings from MHF Magazine, We are really happy to have you with us on this Interview, how are you doing?
I am well, Thank you for having me! Kindly welcome, it’s our pleasure.
"Alive" has come out just weeks back, how are you feeling about the
"Striker" 2017 - CD REVIEW by Adam McCann
Record: Breaking Records 2017
One of the best things to happen to Heavy Metal in the last 10 years is the rise of bands playing a more Traditional Heavy Metal sound. These bands have taken their inspiration from the likes of Judas Priest, Iron