Third Ion – Biolith 5/5 (1)

Third Ion – Biolith			    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    		5/5							(1)

Posted by on Jun 27, 2016 in 2016, Canada, Glasstone Records, New Releases, Progressive Metal, T |

Canadian Progressive Metal Outfit Third Ion, featuring former members of The Devin Townsend Band, Into Eternity, and Annihilator, have announced the July 8 release of sophomore album Biolith. The new album will be released on Glasstone Records and is the first to feature ex-Annihilator vocalist Dave Padden. Padden’s years of experience with Annihilator, and the many records on which he has appeared, has already proven to be a major asset, and has brought the band to...

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Crucial Fix – Crucial Fix 5/5 (4)

Crucial Fix – Crucial Fix			    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    	    		5/5							(4)

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in 2015, C, Heathen Tribes, Power Metal, Progressive Metal, Thrash, USA | 2 comments

During the early 90’s thrash was developing more matured sounds and structures. There was a lot of outside influence that took the raw animosity of thrash and found itself fusing to thrash like a hyperactive molecule of hydrogen. There was a lot of post-thrash, half-thrash, and even industrial sounding bands, but very few took the approach that Crucial fix did with their long unheard, self titled, debut album that was recorded in 1994 and just recently released....

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