Interview with Steve Asheim (Deicide)

Two weeks ago, death metal veterans Deicide released their new album Banished By Sin, which happens to be one of the best in their career. That was a good opportunity to reach out to their legendary drummer and a founding member Steve Asheim, who told us how it all started nearly four decades ago and..

Vltimas – Epic (Season Of Mist)

The term “super group” was invented in the Sixties, long before extreme metal existed as a genre in the first place. However, one of the bands which is an epitome of the said term nowadays is Vltimas. Having in its ranks genre legends like Rune Eriksen (Aura Noir, ex-Mayhem), Flo Mounier (Cryptopsy) and David Vincent..

Interview with Rune Eriksen (VLTIMAS)

Even if the name doesn’t invoke immediate associations, we bet you’ve heard at least several of the albums Rune Eriksen (aka “Blasphemer”) has been involved in, be it Mayhem’s early 00s avant-garde opuses, which restarted their career, the epic heavy metal of Twilight Of The Gods or the blackened thrash of Aura Noir. Back in..

Sadus – The Shadow Inside (Nuclear Blast)

Well, hell has frozen over and Sadus are back in action with a new album! I have honestly lost hope these death-thrash vets will release something new, but, The Shadow Inside, their first new material in 17 years, will be hitting shelves next Friday. Formed back in 1985 in Antioch, California, Sadus is a household..

Suffocation – Hymns From The Apocrypha (Nuclear Blast)

Long Island veterans Suffocation have been torturing our eardrums since 1988, and together with Immolation (from the same state and formed in the same year) are among the death metal bands that have persevered on their style and sound through all these years. Their ninth album, Hymns From The Apocrypha, however, marks a big change..

Akercocke announce new live album ‘Decades of Devil Worship’, Released 21st July (Peaceville)

NEW LIVE ALBUM OUT 21ST JULY VIA PEACEVILLE RECORDS  PRE-ORDER HERE - https://akercocke.lnk.to/DODW  Throughout the years, Akercocke has become known for its savage and prodigious live work. Now, with a stunningly produced and meticulously delivered torrent of high-octane blackened death metal captured live in at the Underworld in London in 2007, Akercockeblast through a collection of tracks lifted from the classic..