GOD DETHRONED The World Ablaze

The war machine returns! We are all happy that Henri Sattler reconsidered his decision to put God Dethroned to rest and after three years of reformation we have new album entitled The World Ablaze in front of us. Pause and years of break obviously did not took anything away from Henri’s mind as he has…

SANCTUARY Inception

American unsung power heavy heroes Sanctuary are enjoying a bit of a resurgence lately with their 2014’s reformation album The Year the Sun Died and subsequent tours, it seems that the world gave them the praise they have always reserved but maybe did not fully receive in those turbulent grunge years. Inception has just been…

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…

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…

GRAVE DIGGER Healed by Metal

German HM veterans Grave Digger are once more back with their latest effort Healed by Metal. I have to admit that I was expecting much more from their latest effort, since their 17th full-length Return of the Reaper was quite a good release. Needless to say that I am a true fan of their previous…

PALADINE Finding Solace

I guess that for the most of our readers Greek based power metal band Paladine is still very unknown name, but I can assure you, that they are much better comparing to their older colleagues. Finding Solace is their debut record and the potential and quality is more than obvious. Not to speak that they…