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Self-Release/Independent 2015 Well now what's this? A new album from Canada's Shock? It's not Christmas and my birthday's long past so what's with this gift? Not that I'm complaining or anything. Far from it friends! It's just that this album hit me from out of nowhere. Show More Summary

Lady Beast-Lady Beast II

Cobra Cabana Records/Inferno Records 2015 Lady Beast is a female-fronted traditional heavy metal band that is based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and influenced by both classic metal bands and the N.W.O.B.H.M. scene. The obviously-titled "Lady Beast II" is the groups sophomore release as well as being the follow-up to 2013's "Lady Beast". Show More Summary

Red Morris-Lady Rose

Self-Release/Independent 2015 The recently-released "Lady Rose" is the full-length debut album from Italy's Red Morris. The brainchild of Brescia-based guitarist Maurizio Parisi (who dedicated this album to his wife Rosa), Red Morris...Show More Summary

Catatonic Society-Baptistina

End Times Records 2015 Issued back in March of this year, "Baptistina" is the latest offering from the heavy metal trio known as Catatonic Society. Serving as the group's long-anticipated debut album, "Baptistina" was recorded at Sharkbite...Show More Summary

Free Metal Monday: Swamp Wolf-Demo 2015

Self-Release/Independent 2015 More free metal from Flagstaff, Arizona? You bet your sweet ass! First we had the epic/power metal band Ice Sword with their brand new demo and now we have the latest release from Swamp Wolf. It's another...Show More Summary

Free Metal Monday: Ice Sword-Demo (2015)

Self-Release/Independent 2015 It's time for this week's Free Metal Monday feature and I have just one question for all of you. Is there anyone out there that might fancy some "Power/High Fantasy Metal"? If you answered yes to that question then by all means just drop what you are doing and head here. Show More Summary

Blue Matches-Fear the Truth

Self-Release/Independent 2015 Based in Tennessee and blessed by the presence of a strong lead singer named Michelle Marston, Blue Matches is a highly-infectious and undeniably catchy alternative rock/power pop band with two studio recordings to it's name. Show More Summary

Canyon of the Skull-Canyon of the Skull

Self-Release/Independent 2015 Blackened and doomed to walk a scorched earth in misery for all eternity, Canyon of the Skull is a two-piece instrumental act that is based in Austin, Texas and comprised of Erik Ogershok (guitars, bass) and Adrian Voorhies (drums, percussion ). Show More Summary

Angel Martyr-Black Tales- Prelude (EP)

Self-Release/Independent 2015 Angel Martyr is a N.W.O.B.H.M./80's metal-inspired heavy/speed metal band from Piombino (Livorno), Tuscany that first contacted us on our Facebook page many moons ago. Having previously covered the band's self-titled EP this three-piece band was nice enough to shoot us a message about their three-track EP here. Show More Summary

Interview with Alfredo Martinelli of Italy's La Bottega del Tempo a Vapore

Recently I had the pleasure of interviewing Alfredo Martinelli of Italy's La Bottega del Tempo a Vapore. I want to thank my friend Glenn from Mintotauro Records for not only making this possible, but for turning me onto this epic progressive...Show More Summary

Inconvenience Store-Katabasis Epoch: Enter The 2nd Chapter of Hell

Braindead Media 2015 What's this? Two albums of covers in one day? You betcha! First we had Austin, Texas heavy/power metal band Ignitor with their "Mix Tape '85" and now we have Needham, Massachusetts' (experimental) punk/post-hardcore group Inconvenience Store with their latest release, "Katabasis Epoch: Enter The 2nd Chapter of Hell". Show More Summary

Ignitor-Mix Tape '85

Independent/Self-Release 2013 This short piece is a holdover from yesterday's Free Metal Monday feature as well as a brief news piece about the band's upcoming schedule and their forthcoming album. For those who do not know the name, Ignitor is heavy/power metal band from Texas that is fronted by Jason McMaster (Dangerous Toys and Watchtower). Show More Summary

Ice War-Battle Zone

Self-Release/Independent 2015 "Battle Zone" is the first release from Ottawa, Ontario's Ice War. Formerly know as Iron Dogs (the Canadian band that gave us "Free and Wild") and featuring the skills of Jo Capitalicide (Barrow Wight, Blue...Show More Summary

Free Metal Monday: Wino-Live at Roadburn 2009

Roadburn Records2015 It's Monday again and that means it's time for some free metal to (hopefully) get you through this chilly day. Or at least it's chilly in my small part of Ohio. I have no way of knowing where you are from while you are reading this, but seeing as we already had snow this past weekend (I know. Show More Summary

Psychedelic Witchcraft-"Set Me Free" (Single)

Twin Earth Records 2015 Just released last week (or Wednesday, October 7th to be precise!), "Set Me Free" is a hot new single from Italy's one and only occult rock band, Psychedelic Witchcraft. The vision of lead singer/guitarist Virginia...Show More Summary

Funeral Marmoori-The Deer Woman

Minotauro Records 2015 Funeral Marmoori is a heavy/progressive doom rock/metal band that hails from Florence, Italy and was formed in 2008 by two members of the Italian doom/stoner/sludge band Gum. Those two musicians would be guitarist/vocalist...Show More Summary

[Evertrapped]-Under The Deep

Hellstorm Recordz 2015 Formed in 2007, [Evertrapped] is a five-piece melodic death metal band from Montreal, Qu├ębec that lists the likes of of Death, Unearth, Machine Head, Scar Symmetry, Soilwork, In Flames, and Arch Enemy as their primary influences. Show More Summary

Solipsist-The Burning Mass

Ferocious Records 2015 Solipsist is a long-running metal band that is based in Cleveland, Ohio and has two EPs, two splits and (thanks to this late March release) two full-length albums to it's name. Since day one this five-piece group...Show More Summary

Jupiter in Velvet-The World Didn't Start With U

Free 2b Free Records 2015 Look! Up there in the sky! Is it a bird? No! Is it a plane? Nope! Is it a band? Kinda. You're getting closer! Well then, is it a man who happens to be a singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and electric rock and roller? Yes, you finally nailed it! It's Jupiter in Velvet!! Born and raised here in the U.S. Show More Summary

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