The higher you climb, the further you fall. – Unknown Most would say the best time in melodic death metal was the late 90s and early 2000s’. This also happens to be the best time of Swedish melo legends In Flames.
From a land that has seen its share of violence and complete civil unrest Vomitile brings its Cypress roots to the forefront on an album that’s filled with references to a time of sheer chaos and brutality.
I’ve never really been a fan of the music bands put out when it’s in a demo form, re-mixed, or even live, especially live. But today’s artist, have recently released a new Demo collection of tracks, one that I am highly fond of and could not get enough of.
I had 15 or so minutes to talk to Vogg of the always heavy Decapitated. One of my personal favorite death metal bands, and Vogg was a great person to talk to. Very nice guy, open to questions, and he really wanted to make sure his answers were good and clear.
It’s always interesting when you encounter a band that has a different sound than many of the artists out there. You wonder if their sound is the first, maybe even wonder if their sound will usher in similar bands to come.
Nachtmystium is a huge name in USBM, and it came as a huge letdown for people everywhere when Blake said he was going to stop making music. So for months people waited for their last album, and it’s finally here.
I got the pleasurable honor of interviewing Anna Murphy, the master of the Hurdy-Gurdy and the female vocalist behind Eluveitie. Their most recent release, Origins, is their most perfect album to date. Rich in Folk Elements, Death Metal factors, Amazing Melodic components and historical references with lyrical concepts, the album is one to check out, without a doubt.