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ALBUM REVIEW | Falling Through April – Zodiac

ALBUM REVIEW | Falling Through April – Zodiac

Astrology holds a special place in my heart. So naturally, I was enthralled to listen to the album titled, “Zodiac”. The work encompasses colorful album art, showcasing a Ram and Bull that represent the headstrong signs of Aries and Taurus, both of which have corresponding astrological constellation signs dates spanning throughout the month of April. [...]

January 15, 2018 Hope Jordan Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Falling Through April – Zodiac

ALBUM REVIEW | Kadavar – Rough Times

ALBUM REVIEW | Kadavar – Rough Times

Germany’s Kadavar is one of the best psychedelic/stoner/retro bands around.  I remember being introduced to them through their 2015 masterpiece, Berlin.  So when they dropped their fourth album Rough Times, I had high expectations. The album has expanded on previous works and includes a few new twists and turns.  For those of you that are [...]

December 3, 2017 Colin Steele Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Kadavar – Rough Times

ALBUM REVIEW | We Came As Romans – Cold Like War

ALBUM REVIEW | We Came As Romans – Cold Like War

We Came As Romans is back! But this isn’t just a comeback, it is a rebirth! Nowadays it is rare for metal bands to trace back to their original roots. This revamping could be in light of the group’s hindsight from their 2013 album, “Tracing Back Roots” because “Cold As War” is rather nostalgic. WCAR [...]

December 2, 2017 Hope Jordan Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | We Came As Romans – Cold Like War

ALBUM REVIEW | Santa Cruz – Bad Blood Rising

ALBUM REVIEW | Santa Cruz – Bad Blood Rising

Let me start off by saying that I am a huge 80’s Rock fan (still to this day!) so when I read the band bio for Santa Cruz listing Motley Crue & Guns N Roses as influences, I immediately had to take a listen! I decided to watch the video for “Young Blood Rising” firstly [...]

November 10, 2017 KaeOtic Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Santa Cruz – Bad Blood Rising

ALBUM REVIEW | Narcotic Wasteland – Delirium Tremens

ALBUM REVIEW | Narcotic Wasteland – Delirium Tremens

Review by: Dan Johnson Narcotic Wasteland returns with their sophomore album Delirium Tremens, out Friday, October 13th via Megaforce Records/MRI If you are one of the uninitiated, Dallas Toler-Wade split with death metal giants Nile earlier this year, in several interviews he also stated that he would solely focus on only Narcotic Wasteland. And focus [...]

October 5, 2017 CapnBlakkOTR Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Narcotic Wasteland – Delirium Tremens

ALBUM REVIEW | Mastodon – Cold Dark Place

ALBUM REVIEW | Mastodon – Cold Dark Place

Album Review By Dan Johnson Mastodon Cold Dark Place October 27 via Reprise Records The track-listing for Cold Dark Place is as follows: North Side Star Blue Walsh Toe to Toes Cold Dark Place North Side Star opens with a very bittersweet passage that gradually crescendos, harkening back to moments from Blood Mountain, and Crack [...]

October 1, 2017 CapnBlakkOTR Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Mastodon – Cold Dark Place

ALBUM REVIEW | KMFDM – Hell Yeah

ALBUM REVIEW | KMFDM – Hell Yeah

  KMFDM are undisputed legends when it comes to industrial rock.  Having been around since 1984 (the year I was born), they have constantly led the pack and paved the way for some of the biggest names in industrial rock (NIN, Rammstein, Combichrist, etc).  Well, Sascha K and company have come back with album number [...]

September 1, 2017 Colin Steele Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | KMFDM – Hell Yeah

ALBUM REVIEW | Candiria – While They Were Sleeping

ALBUM REVIEW | Candiria – While They Were Sleeping

Review by: Christopher Grier I am a huge Candiria fan so it is my pleasure to do this review, but I am blown away by this Album as it exceeded my already high expectations for this band.  This is a great Metal album with different layers, that give you a break from the constant screaming [...]

August 9, 2017 KaeOtic Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Candiria – While They Were Sleeping

ALBUM REVIEW | Nightstop – Dancing Killer

ALBUM REVIEW | Nightstop – Dancing Killer

  I. AM. IN. LOVE. WITH. THIS.   While I consistently toot the horn of metal, I have a deep love for the retrowave/synthwave movement that has arisen.  I was born in the early 80’s and this style is such a great throwback for those of us who remember that time.  I’m also a big [...]

July 28, 2017 Colin Steele Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Nightstop – Dancing Killer

ALBUM REVIEW | Darling Waste – The Skeleton Key

ALBUM REVIEW | Darling Waste – The Skeleton Key

Cleveland, Ohio’s Darling Waste is an interesting little punk band.  These guys have been around for over a decade and gone through a few lineup changes.  The mainstay has been lead vocalist and songwriter Lance Waste.  After reforming the band a couple years ago, they are back with their newest album, The Skeleton Key.  Darling [...]

July 28, 2017 Colin Steele Comments Off on ALBUM REVIEW | Darling Waste – The Skeleton Key