LES DISCRETS Prédateurs

Finally the time has come for the third full length of unique artistic French creation Les Discrets! Five years have passed since their previous album entitled Ariettes Oubliées… and in that time band’s mastermind Fursy Teyssier has given the announcements that all the fans took with heavy heart. First off, he has announced that he…

VAMPIRE With Primeval Force

I will make one statement right out of the gate: With Primeval Force is the album I was always hoping to hear from Vampire! I have become acquainted with Vampire ever since their demo hailed by Fenriz, soon thereafter debut album and Cimmerian Shade EP followed and while being very cool slabs of metal I…

ENDEZZMA A Grave so Deep

Endezzma comes from Norway and they have just issued their 2nd full-length The Arcane Abyss. Although that the band has issued only two full-lengths so far they are well-known when it comes to field of black metal. Please, could you present your Endezzma to Metal Sound’s since this is the very first interview that we…

MORTIIS Towards the Gate of Stars

Since I am just collecting material for the book which will be based on fantasy influences in heavy metal genre, one of the obvious moments was to do one investigation in the field of black metal. Fantasy stuff has played quite a role when it comes to black metal style (lyrical and visual) and one…

Bal-Sagoth re-release CDs on Cacophonous

Just recently British based Bal-Sagoth has issued once again their first 3 CDs. All 3 re-releases have different cover artwork, booklet and diffrent production (in fact, cover for Starfire Burning Upon the Iced-Veiled Throne of Ultima Thule is not so diffrent, rather there are some smaller changes made). As a matter of fact Bal-Sagoth are…

ICED EARTH upcoming album Incorruptible out June 16th 2017

It’s been three years since Iced Earth‘s last release, meaning it’s time for a new album in 2017! The band will be releasing Incorruptible on June 16, which will be Iced Earth’s first album with guitarist Jake Dreyer (ex-White Wizzard, Witherfall) and its third with vocalist Stu Block (ex-Into Eternity). Incorruptible is 10 tracks long,…

RHAPSODY OF FIRE When Demons Awake (2017) AFM Records

Italian symphonic power metal kings, Rhapsody Of Fire, have re-recorded their biggest classic songs of the “Rhapsody” years (1997 – 2002) Mixed and mastered by Seeb Levermann (Orden Ogan), Legendary Years will be released on May 26th via AFM Records, available as Digipak CD and Limited Edition 2LP set (coloured vinyl). Tracklisting: “Dawn Of Victory”…