High Priest of Saturn – Son of Earth and Sky No ratings yet.

High Priest of Saturn – Son of Earth and Sky			No ratings yet.

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in 2016, Doom Metal, H, New Releases, Norway, Stoner Doom, Svart Records |

Usually when I hear a doom metal band, especially as of late, the energy is ┬áblatantly nihilistic. Never would I associate the words cosmic, majestic, nor beautiful to the self-loathing atmosphere of a doom metal band. That is until I heard Norway’s High Priest of Saturn’s new album┬áSon of Earth and Sky. Saturn is the god of a few things, one of which being time. High Priest of Saturn‘s new album will blast you through a cosmic journey that defies space...

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Night Viper – Night Viper 5/5 (2)

Night Viper – Night Viper			    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    		5/5							(2)

Posted by on Mar 17, 2016 in 2015, Heavy Metal, N, New Releases, Svart Records, Sweden |

SHE’S THE CREATURE OF YOUR DOOM! SHE’S THE NIGHT VIPER, THE FLOWER ON YOUR TOMB! Let me set the mood correctly for this experience to hit home. You just ended the nightly edition of your public access rock show. You jump in your AMC Pacer and pick up your buddies and head to the local place that has bands playing. The dude at the door tells you some shitty cover band is playing and another band you never heard of. That band is Night Viper and that chick can...

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Speedtrap – Straight Shooter 5/5 (1)

Speedtrap – Straight Shooter			    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    		5/5							(1)

Posted by on Sep 22, 2015 in 2015, Finland, Heavy Metal, New Releases, S, Speed Metal, Svart Records |

So you think pure heavy metal is dead huh? Well pull your head out of your ass and fasten your seatbelts and listen to Straight Shooter by Speedtrap. Finland is more known for their extreme metal bands in genres of black and death metal in the vein of Impaled Nazarene and Archgoat but Speedtrap is a different kind of animal. The raw talent displayed on this album is quite the fascination. A band like Speedtrap in this era of music is insane. Speedtrap is a lightning fast...

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