AETERNUS Heathen

After five years of silence Norwegian based dark metallers Aeternus have returned with perhaps one of the most matured offering that they have crafted so far. Their brand new material reflects many of their legendary stuff coming from glorious 90s. So, yes there are lot of influences coming from  the albums like …and so the…

IMMORTAL Northern Chaos Gods

There are various familiar, nostalgic and brilliant offerings that presents the latest full-length from Harald Nævdal’s Immortal. So, the main question still soars above and below: is this the ”real or true” Immortal that we used to have years ago, all along during glorious 90s? Northern Chaos Gods indeed sounds as it was recorded and…

AMORPHIS Queen of Time

A brand new offering from Amorphis sounds incredibly good, refreshing but also somehow nostalgic… Well, after the return of Olli-Pekka Laine the final link is there, the circle is complete, so in a way latest Amorphis sounds something that could easily stand between Barren Earth and newer Amorphis. So, the old core is there again…

BATTLEROAR Codex Epicus

Greek epic metal heroes Battleroar are forging their name in the scene with series of mighty albums one step at a time and the fact that they have 5 full lengths in 18 years of band’s existence should tell you that they are releasing new music only when they have something to say regardless of…

COR SCORPII Ruin

Unique creation of never forgotten Walfar called Windir is still missed all around the metal globe but there are two bands that are still carrying the torch of Sognametal among the fans. Of course, Vreid is more popular among them but we should not forget about the troop of former Windir keyboard player Gaute Refsnes…

LIK Carnage

Lik (Swedish word for ‘’corpse’’) is the latest signing in Metal Blade’s rich history of bringing the finest of death metal unto the masses and when you just take a glance at album title and cover you will know what to expect right away… That is right, no fancy gimmick or progressive tendencies to be…

NUMENOR Chronicles From the Realms Beyond

Only a year after they had released their re-issue of 2015 album Sword and Sorcery, Numenor is already releasing their 3rd full-lenght album Chronicles from the Realms Beyond through Stormspell Records and their success is still, constantly going upwards since the last album was released. Our first contact with the album has happened with the…