"Overkill" The Grinding Wheel CD-Review by Jason Hartsock
You have Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer, and Anthrax and then you have Overkill. Overkill released “The Grinding Wheel” on February 10, 2017 through Nuclear Blast Records in Europe and eOne Music in North America. With that being said, let’s take a look at The
"TERRIFIER" WEAPONS OF THRASH DESTRUCTION CD-REVIEW by Santtu “Rebel” Kaskela
The Canadian thrashers are back after 6 years of wait. The earlier album “Destroyers of faith” was originally released in 2011 (by the band SkullHammer) but the band changed their name in 2012 and released the same album… So You might
"Mouth of the Architect" Path of Eight 2016 CD-REVIEW by Nabil Hossam
Mouth of the Architect is a post-metal band from Ohio, United States. The band formed in 2003 and it consists of five members: Jason Watkins [vocals & keyboards], Steve Brooks and John Lakes [guitar & vocals], Evan Danielson [bass
"Wolfheart" Tyhjyys 2017 CD-REVIEW by Nabil Hossam
Tuomas Saukkonen, the Finnish melodic death metal genius and one of the most talented musicians out there and the mastermind of many bands including, Before the Dawn, Dawn of Solace, Black Sun Aeon and recently Wolfheart, has come along with his band with a
"Cnoc an Tursa - The Forty Five" CD-Review by Geir Olaisen
This band is unknown to many, Cnoch an Tursa was formed in 2006. Their music is folk/black metal, a mix of great folkmusic and Catchy riffs. The text is about scottish heritage, struggles, and celtic poetry. I discovered them by
WARRIOR SOUL: Tough as fuck, Live In Athens (ALBUM REVIEW) by David Maloney
What can be said about a band and a front man that’s been around to experience the highs and lows of the turbulent and competitive Metal music industry? What can be said about a band that has toured
"Review of Saor" Guardians - CD REVIEWS by Geir Olaisen
Saor is a one man band, where the only constant member is Andy Marshall. Only additional musician on this album was Cnoc An Tursa`s drummer Bryan Hamilton. The word Saor means free on scotish and gaelic Guardians is his third
COBALT Review of Cobalt's Slow Forever by Horridhavoc
After being given this assignment I learned that Cobalt has been around for a while, but this is my first experience with them. Since I had never heard of them before I decided to do a little looking into their past so could
"Opeth" Sorceress – 2016 CD-REVIEW by Nabil Hossam
Opeth, as we all know, are progressive death metal pioneers from Sweden. Led by their vocalist and mastermind Mikael Åkerfeldt. The band was formed on 1989 and since then they have come up with many successful and outstanding releases that left a mark
"Animals as Leaders" - The Madness Of Many CD-REVIEW by Nabil Hossan
Animals As Leaders is a progressive/instrumental/djent band from USA that was formed on 2007. It’s a trio project: Tosin Abasi and Javier Reyes (guitars) and Matt Garstka (drums). They are considered one of the finest djent bands and one
"Emperor" - Nightside Eclipse,1994 CD-REVIEW by Patrick Philip
This is my review on one of the absolute most important albums in the history of Black Metal, the album in which I speak of is Emperor's first full length studio album In the Nightside Eclipse. This album is the pinnacle, the magnum
by Matthew Dearborn
It's already been a year since the progressive metal band Dream Theater has released their second double-disc studio album, "The Astonishing", and I would go so far as to say it was one of 2016's best metal albums, not to mention one of the most ambitious albums in
by Craig Obert
PENETRATION - HELL WANTS MORE SOULS
Okay, full disclosure: I like this band!
1. They make great heavy and driving music that demands to be cranked.
2. They allowed MHF to use one of their songs as our theme song. First class guys. Thanks.
Personally, when I hear the about a band
by Nabil Hossam
Elemento is a progressive metal/djent metal band from Italy. It’s a trio project formed in 2009. Many people don’t consider “djent” as a genre as it’s a sub-genre of progressive metal (which is a sub-genre itself), but it’s a way to identify that kind of music. So let’s
Zero Tolerance is a Death / Thrash metal band from Quillota, V Region, Chile, which begins its journey in 2010 and starts the composition of their debut album ''ABISMAL'' that debuted in 2015. The album is a death/thrash metal piece with groove influences.
The album contains ten tracks, and each one
After they released Construct 3 years ago, which wasn’t really what you wish to hear from Dark Tranquillity, the Swedish melodic death metal band has made a great comeback by releasing Atoma this year 2016. By great I meant everything you would love to hear from a melodic death metal
Quite often, when a band has been around as long as Testament, there is always a risk of a lackluster effort. Let’s face it, some established artists release “okay” material and it is
wildly successful. If it was their debut, there probably wouldn’t be a follow-up album.
This is NOT the case
Hjel is a one-man atmospheric/melodic black metal project, coming from Germany. Max, the mastermind plays the guitar, bass and performs the vocals of this project.
Kalte Asche is the debut, and what a great start. The album is what atmospheric black metal fans want to hear. So let’s talk about it:
If you don’t know them already Destrage is a metalcore band coming from Italy. This band, unlike many metalcore bands nowadays, doesn’t introduce mediocre or traditional metalcore albums.
You can see that from the effort they exert and the quality of music they introduce as a metalcore band.
After three successful albums
In Flames, as we used to know them, was a melodic death metal band coming from Gothenburg, Sweden. The band has changed its style gradually into alternative metal in the past few years.
Some of their old fans did not like this change in style, some others accepted it as nothing