Lavish, Bombastic, Symphonic cinematic Metal...all adjectives could be used to effectively describe “The Holographic Principle”. This is the Dutch bands 7th release and admittedly the most ambitious to date. Everything from the tones/sound, the lavish production, the choirs, the deathly vocals are bigger, better and more ambitious than anything Epica
When I heard Meshuggah announced a new album, I was super excited.I was not let down by "The Violent Sleep Of Reason". The album opens with "Clockworks", a brutal yet simple track that captures the true essence of the band. A fairly long song at over seven minutes, the music
REBELS RANTS (Meanwhile in Finland) SMALL VENUES… A SWEET MEMORY??
Another day about to start with usual morning routines… Oatmeal, coffee with cream, a few cigarettes and as usual FB and “HEAVY AS F…”-metal group(s). Always nice to post “good morning blaa blaa blaa…” to my virtual Friends all around the
After the great experience of The Mountain album that was released on 2013, progressive metal/rock bad, Haken, coming from the United Kingdom has managed to release another masterpiece. A progressive metal/rock album where you can find anything you wish for as a progressive metal or rock fan. The album is
After the departure of Ezra Haynes, their ex-vocalist, the technical death metal band Allegaeon has declared Riley McShane as their new vocalist to replace Ezra. It’s always considered a major change when the vocalist is replaced, Riley hasn’t just played his part perfectly, but maybe better than Ezra in some
Every now and then a band comes out of nowhere and sets the music industry on its collective edge and you're left wondering where the hell did that come from. In this case it came from Toronto, Canada in the form of Ascendia. Hey are a 5 pc Symphonic Progressive
Hate them or love them, Korn is one of the best alternative metal/nu-metal bands out there. After going a little bit soft with their style, they come back with one of their heaviest albums ever. And it is not just heavy but well sorted too. Jonathan Davis, vocals are pretty
If you don’t know them already “Dreams of Nature” is a one-man atmospheric/ambient black metal band, coming from Bogot, Colombia. All instruments are played by a guy called “L”. He released the debut on 2015 which is called “Spirit of Nature”.
Magic Transcendence is the second album. The album contains 6
Trivax is a circle of mayhem and misanthropy that crawled out of nowhere and will destroy everything that stands in front of it as the existence of a band like this serve very high purposes.
It was originally formed as a one man black metal band by Shayan in Tehran, Iran
Dee Snider Twisted Sister Front man unleashes his new solo cd. Being a fan for many years I anticipated this release greatly. First off it's Dee Snider not Twisted...So no need for the comparison again. That being said onto the album.
"We Are The Ones'
Track 1. We are the ones...Title track
MHF Member of the Month for October is the Wonderful "Nicole Sorensen"
Nicole is 23, and lives in Tampa, Florida. She's been a fan of rock and heavy metal, since the tender age of 9, and in her teens she started getting into heavier music. Her list of favourite bands includes
Metal legends Testament have finally released their highly anticipated follow up to 'Dark Roots of Earth'. A long 4 year gap between "Roots" and the new 'Brotherhood Of The Snake' but finally it has been unleashed. First off I am huge fan of Testament and waiting for this album to
ROAD TO A METAL DREAM
The Road to a Metal dream isn’t always paved with gold or stardom, for some the levels of success can’t be determined or calculated by monetary value or amount of album sales and amount of commercial success. For some the value can only be defined by
In 2010 the World witnessed the birth of Reverence. How did you come up with such an amazing band name?
Well, we wanted something that had meaning, we really struggled to find something and couldn't find anything we felt was right for quite a while so Todd and I just started
Halloween has always been my favorite time of year. Haunted houses, ghosts, witches, kids dressing up and having a great time: everything about it is just so appealing to me! I have always been obsessed with “scary” things, such as horror movies, horror novels and comic books, Living Dead Dolls,
Review Of LUCID FLY - Building Castles in Air
Hour Eleven Music / Vanity Music Group Released 11 October 2016
This band was new to me when i was gonna write this review, i started with blank sheets and no knowledge of this band. Lucid Fly is a melodic prog rock/metal band
On the 14th october norwegian veterans Darkthrone released their 17th studioalbum. When it comes to Darkthrone you never know what you are getting until you hear the album. This was a highly anticipated album after the first track Tundra Leech got released as a taste of whats to come. I
Where did you get the band name?
Anapsique is the name of an antidepressant, as a child I was diagnosed with depression and that was the name of the drug I was supposed to take. I'm against antidepressants because I don't believe in such of thing like depression, we all
London based metal outfit Evyltyde have announced the studio dates for their highly anticipated second album - ‘Rising’.
Evyltyde will return to Boneyard Studio [boneyardstudio.co.uk] in Wales to begin work on the new album on 21st January 2017 - the same studio in which they recorded their debut album back in
Overkill have released the brand new single, “Our Finest Hour” along with an accompanying lyric video. The track is taken from the band’s forthcoming studio album, ‘The Grinding Wheel’ which is set for a November 4 release via Nuclear Blast Records.
"Looks like the 'machine' is up and rolling, but for
Kerry King says that he is "completely open" to the idea of Gary Holt contributing song ideas to the next SLAYER album.
Holt, who is still a member of San Francisco Bay Area thrash icons EXODUS, has been the touring guitarist for SLAYER since January 2011 when the band's co-founding guitarist,
So after a few sporadic reunions over the years Grim Reaper has finally returned and released a new album, under the moniker Steve Grimmett's Grim Reaper. No need for a history lesson as we all know the 3 80's albums 'See You In Hell' (83)...'Fear No Evil' (85)...And their best
Michael Woodruff is no stranger to the metal scene having fronted Motograter, Relevent and Riven before taking his talents and forming The Alpha Complex in 2012. After several versions of the lineup the band released Generate in 2014 and has spent the last two years crisscrossing the country destroying venues
METALLICA drummer Lars Ulrich has once again spoken about how far the digital music industry has come since 2000 when the band launched legal action against Napster, claiming that the pioneering music file-sharing service was illegally allowing users to download METALLICA tracks without paying royalties to the group. Although the
In Flames are less than a month away from dropping Battles, their 12th studio album since forming in 1990. Evolving through a myriad of different sounds, they’re exploring new territory yet again with “The End” and “The Truth” already painting a vast musical picture. With the new song “Through My