The mysticism of Hypothermia

“We have grown from solitude into an order of connected spirits, similar to a brotherhood. We are becoming able to direct ourselves with more precision and efficiency, something which can be experienced through our various forms of actions” – Kim Carlsson says. “It is ritualistic minimalism. The pulse of the void, beating throughout the world in […]

Aborym – About the new album Dirty

Details of Dirty, the 6th full-length album from Italo-Norwegian hard-industrial-electro extreme metallers Aborym have been announced.  The 10-track double album (cover below), which will be available in digipack, jewel case and  double LP formats,  is set for release on Agonia Records on the 28th May in Europe and the 11th June in the USA/North America. Dirty was recorded at the Fear No One Studios in Italy […]

Alcest – A Spiritual Metal Space

Les Voyages De l’Âme, released January last year, is one of the most prestige album of 2012. Alcest, from France gives you with this album a blend of folklore and doom, surprising embraced of film-music melodies, hanging still on the genre of black metal. In fact  their debut in 2001 was more towards the black […]

Cerebral Bore – Europe Tour Updates

Scottish death metallers Cerebral Bore have been tearing their way around the USA for the past month on the Summer Slaughter tour, sharing the stage with the likes of Cannibal Corpse, Periphery, Job For A Cowboy, Goatwhore and more. With the tour coming to an end this week, the band have posted an update from […]

SardoniS – A two-man Battalion

SardoniS is a two-man’s band, Jelle (drums) and Roel (guitars), from Belgium which plays instrumental dark metal. ”Roel and I were walking around with the idea of doing something nasty and heavy. We formed in the summer of 2006. Initiately, we started jamming as a two piece and wanted to add a bass player and a vocalist, but quickly […]

Tombstone Highway – Stoner Rock from Italy!

Italy’s very own Tombstone Highway  just joined Agonia Records roster and they’re a fresh addition to the label’s expanding profile. The band emerges from the muddy shores of The Po River in Piacenza (Italy) and draws strong inspiration from the rural and folklore parts of its homeland. Their upcoming debut album is a classic blend of […]

Lickanthrope – Moonspell

Lickanthrope – Moonspell  By Fernando Ribeiro “I’d say all the time that lyrics are open to interpretation and what we did here is just a pure exercise that regards that. Lickanthrope is a song that starting by its title points to a certain erotic approach to a fable that everybody has always wondered about what […]

Getaway Rock Festival – A Success

Getaway Rock Festival 2012 was a great success in both enforcement and public figures. 12,000 people had a ticket during the  three days’ festival to gather around the Gasklockorna in Gävle, and this is the highest audience number in the history of the festival. Both safety officers for the festival and the police have confirmed that it was […]

Getaway Rock Festival – Today

All the bags are packed and the car is ready to take me to Getaway Rock Festival! The sun is shining and Gävle is preparing for all the great bands that will host this town festival! I will be there and make some reviews, interviews and keeping you all updated under and through the shows! […]

Grand Magus – Heavy Metal!

All that they need. 3 great musicians and Grand Magus is complete with a full sound of a traditional heavy metal band. Now with the release of their new album The Hunt, they go back even earlier in time, let’s say the 70’s, with more softer metal tunes with a blues finnish in it. Folk music is […]

One Week to Getaway Rock Festival

5, 6, 7 of June, these are the dates when Getaway Rock Festival will take place in Gävle (Sweden). Just one week from today! This will be the 3rd year in a row, but it will be stronger, greater and louder! The unique city area Gasklocksområdet in Gävle, can offer the festival great comprehensive range of high […]

Tomorrow – Metaltown!

Tomorrow it’s time to drive to Metaltown Festival, Gothenburg, Sweden! (15-16 June 2012) I just did the list of bands that I will see and actually even review some of them. I think I must bring my jogging shoes, many bands play at the same time, just look Saturday: Goijra, Mastodon and Primordial…Mayhem and Dark […]

Metallica – Keep On Rocking!

Tonight at 11: 35 pm will Metallica make a show at one-day Sonisphere festival in Hultsfred (Sweden). Many people are at the place (Not me unfortunately) and it will be very interesting to read the different reviews of the show tomorrow. Sometimes a concert can be liked very much or very critized. It is sad […]