Category: Album Review

Album in Review: ABORTED – La Grande Masquerade

Overview: 2 years after their last full-length “Terrorvision” Belgian death metal masters ABORTED , in honor of 25 years as a band, release a brief 3 song ep (clocking in at only 11:50) entitled “La Grande Masquerade” on Century Media Records.  This EP contains 2 brand new tracks and an unreleased song from the “Terrorvision”...

Album in Review: Heaven Shall Burn – Of Truth & Sacrifice

Overview: Four years since their last album “Wanderer” Thurningia, Germany’s HEAVEN SHALL BURN return with their 10th full length album “Of Truth & Sacrifice” on Century Media Records. Released on March 20, 2020, this DOUBLE album features 19 songs at a total length of 97 minutes making it the bands longest album to date. This...

Album in Review: Unfathomable Ruination’s Enraged and Unbound

TRACK LISTING: 1) An Obsidian Perception 2) Enraged and Unbound 3) Codebreaker 4) Defy the Architect 5) A Prophetic Compulsion 6) Maniacal Disillusion 7) Fibers 8) Occulta Violentiam 9) Protoplasmic Imprisonment MEMBERS: VOX – Ben Wright GUITARS – Daniel Herrera GUITARS – Rosario Piazza BASS – Jake Law DRUMS – Doug Anderson PRODUCTION CREW: TRACKING...

Album In Review: Vatican Falling -War

  Who is Vatican Falling?  Vatican Falling comes from the land where hopes and dreams go to die. Not L.A. but the the other prized city of entertainment, Las Vegas.  Comprised of members from bands long gone to form an epic super group of bromance that is Vatican Falling . The band was formed in...

TRIPTYKON RELEASE REQUIEM (LIVE AT ROADBURN 2019) FEATURING THE METROPOLE ORKEST

Press release provided by Century Media via The Orchard Swiss avant-garde extreme metal band Triptykon are pleased to announce their highly anticipated release of Requiem (Live at Roadburn 2019) opus on May 15th, 2020 via Prowling Death Records / Century Media Records worldwide. The release will be available for pre-order in various formats starting March 20th, 2020.   Requiem (Live at Roadburn 2019) marks...

ABORTED RELEASE NEW SINGLE AND VIDEO “GLOOM AND THE ART OF TRIBULATION”

Press release provided by Century Media via The Orchard     ABORTED release their new song and music video for “Gloom and the Art of Tribulation” today. Watch the video HERE. The track is the first released off the band’s forthcoming three track EP La Grande Mascarade on April 17th via  Century Media Records. “Alright, alright alright. It’s time for whoop ass! Here...

Dark Fortress Release New Track “The Spider In The Web” From Their Upcoming Album “Spectres from the Old World”

Press release provided by Century Media via The Orchard DARK FORTRESS RELEASE “THE SPIDER IN THE WEB” FROM SPECTRES FROM THE OLD WORLD Venerated black metal specialists DARK FORTRESS return with a new album, Spectres from the Old World, on February 28th, 2020. Check out “The Spider In The Web” for another taste of the album here: https://youtu.be/sHtnkUkx21E  ...

Album In Review: INSOMNIUM – Heart Like a Grave

Overview:  Finland’s Insomnium return with their 8th full length album on Century Media Records which was released October 4, 2019 and features new guitarist Jani Liimatainen (The Dark Element, Cain’s Offering, ex-Sonata Arctica) which gives the band a 3 guitar attack for the first time in their existence.  Produced by Insomnium and Teemu Aalto (Omnium Gatherum). ...

Album In Review: ANHEDONIA – Virulence

Who is ANHEDONIA?  Their name is fitting to the deathcore realm, meaning the inability to feel pleasure in normally, pleasurable activities. This heavy hitting 4 piece is from Central California, originally formed in mid 2017. Initially starting in the studio at Rapture Recordings in Hayward and growing into a culmination of unfaltering talent to include...

Album In Review: Cattle Decapitation – Death Atlas

Overview:  San Diego’s Cattle Decapitation return with their 7th full length album Death Atlas on Metal Blade Records released on Black Friday November 29, 2019 featuring new members Belisario Dimuzio (Eukaryst) on guitar and Olivier Pinard (Cryptopsy) on bass.  Produced, mixed, and mastered by Dave Otero (Cephalic Carnage, Archspire, Allegion) at Denver’s Flatline Audio featuring artwork by...