Haunt – Dreamers (Church Recordings)

Being their seventh full length album within seven years of existence, Dreamers is another proof of the unwavering vision of band leader Trevor William Church. Of course, I am not even counting three EPs, two compilations and several one-off singles, but things seem impressive enough even without those. You all should know what to expect..

Crossed Hearts – Forced Perspective (Church Recordings)

Look at that Velio Josto cover artwork – it just screams “old school”! And first impression didn’t lie, as Atlanta’s Crossed Hearts is another female-fronted classic metal band, which reminds me a lot of Blood Star and Lady Beast. Forced Perspective is released today, June 13th, through the label of Haunt mastermind Trevor William Church,..

Haunt reveals details for new album, ‘Windows of Your Heart’; debuts lyric video for title track; launches official YouTube channel with exclusive content; set to kick off North American tour This week

Photo: Andy Lei On July 1st, traditional heavy metal's Haunt will release their seventh full-length, Windows of Your Heart, via Iron Grip/Church Recordings. For a first preview of the record, a lyric video for the title track can be viewed on Haunt's newly launched YouTube channel. Fans are encouraged to check the channel regularly for upcoming Q&A sessions, official..

Haunt – Beautiful Distraction (Church Recordings)

Everybody’s favorite workaholic Trevor Church returns with yet another full-length release from Haunt, just a few months after Flashback, which came out last June. Titled Beautiful Distraction, the fourth proper album from Haunt, once again puts on display the band’s greatest strengths. This is an encapsulation of Trevor’s DIY ethos and his passion for true,..

Saber – Without Warning (Church Recordings)

Saber is a relatively new band from Los Angeles, which we can safely put in the NWOTHM sub-genre. The band first released the speed metal flavored single Speed Racer in 2019, and in June 2020 “upgraded” it with another song in the new single Strike Of The Witch. This is the moment when Trevor William..

Hysteria – Night Closing In (Church Recordings)

Well, this certainly looks like a match made in …. hm… (heavy metal) heaven? Hysteria is not a new band, but a thrash project of drummer Mike Smith and vocalist and guitarist Jake Nunn (both from Hell Fire), which has self-released two albums so far, the last one of which – as far back as..