20 Classical Bands From Brazil

[Dorsal Atlantica] 1 – Sepultura – Schizophrenia 2 – Dorsal Atlântica – Antes Do Fim 3 – Vulcano – Bloody Vengeance 4 – Sarcófago – I.N.R.I. 5 – Psychic Possessor – Toxin Diffusion 6 – Ratos de Porão – Brasil 7 – Chakal – Abominable Anno Domini 8 – Taurus – Signo De Taurus 9 […]

Top 20 Albums Of 2016

[Ignite] Mass Hysteria – Le Trianon   Gojira – Magma   Ignite – A War Against You   Wolves At The Gate – Types and Shadows   Rotting Christ – Rituals   Fates Warning – Theories Of Flight   Madder Mortem – Red in Tooth and Claw   Devil Drive – Trust No One   […]

20 Classical [Death] Metal Bands

[Opprobrium] 1 – Hellhammer – Apocalyptic Raids  2 – Slaughter – Strappado 3 – Possessed – Seven Churches  4 – Death Strike – Fuckin’ Death  4 – Master – Master  5 – Death – Scream Bloody Gore 6 – Morbid Angel – Altars Of Madness 7 – Entombed – Left Hand Path 8 – Sacrifice […]

Sirenia

SOURCE – In order to start, can you talk a little bit about Sirenia’s last album Dim Days Of Dolor? How has the repercussion and the reception of the album by the fans been? It’s a great album, so can you talk a little bit about that? Morten Veland (Guitar, Vocals) – Most of the […]

10 Of The Best Bands From France

[Mass Hysteria][1] – Mass Hysteria L’Enfer Des Dieux Même si j’explose   [2] – Dagoba The Great Wonder The Sunset Curse   [3] – Eilera Your Way Fusion   [4] – Sidilarsen – On en veut encore Des milliards   [5] – C R O W N The Words You Speak Are Not Your Own   [6] – Eths Harmaguedon […]

Madder Mortem

SOURCE – First of all congrats on the early response to the new album Red In Tooth And Claw. It’s getting great word of mouth. Did you had a specific idea in mind of what you wanted for this album before entering the studio and how close did you come to that original vision? BP […]

In Flames – Battles

In Flames – Battles Nuclear Blast Records 7,0/10,0 Tracklist: 1. Drained – 4:06 2. The End – 3:58 3. Like Sand – 3:43 4. The Truth – 3:04 5. In My Room – 3:25 6. Before I Fall – 3:27 7. Through My Eyes – 3:50 8. Battles – 2:58 9. Here Until Forever – […]

Sick Of It All – When The Smoke Clears

Sick Of It All – When The Smoke Clears Century Media Records 8,5/10,0 Tracklist: 1. When The Smoke Clears (1:55) 2. Black Venom (2:23) 3. Doomed Campaign (2:13) 4. Blood & Steel (2:11) 5. Fortress (2:39) Main Focus Tracks: 2. Black Venom (2:23) 3. Doomed Campaign (2:13) 4. Blood & Steel (2:11) Other Recommended Tracks: […]

Dark Tranquillity – Atoma

Dark Tranquillity – Atoma Century Media Records 8,0/10,0 Tracklist: 01. Encircled (03:32) 02. Atoma (04:20) 03. Forward Momentum (03:41) 04. Neutrality (04:17) 05. Force of Hand (04:22) 06. Faithless by Default (04:32) 07. The Pitiless (04:08) 08. Our Proof of Life (04:23) 09. Clearing Skies (03:33) 10. When the World Screams (03:57) 11. Merciless Fate […]

Amaranthe – Maximalism

Amaranthe – Maximalism Spinefarm Records 7,0/10,0 Tracklist: 01. Maximize – 3:10 02. Boomerang – 3:22 03. That Song – 3:13 04. 21 – 3:05 05. On the Rocks – 3:09 06. Limitless – 3:10 07. Fury – 2:58 08. Faster – 3:25 09. Break Down and Cry – 3:56 10. Supersonic – 3:17 11. Fireball […]

Obituary

SOURCE – We’re about a week off from your highly anticipated CD Ten Thousand Ways To Die being released, what are you and the rest of Obituary feeling as the countdown is getting smaller? Donald Tardy (Drums) – We are super excited about this release and hope that the fans enjoy a couple new tunes […]

Testament – Brotherhood of the Snake

Testament – Brotherhood of the Snake Nuclear Blast Records 7,5/10,0 Tracklist: 01. Brotherhood of the Snake 02. The Pale King 03. Stronghold 04. Seven Seals 05. Born in a Rut 06. Centuries of Suffering 07. Neptune’s Spear 08. Black Jack 09. Canna Business 10. The Number Game Main Focus Tracks: 01. Brotherhood of the Snake […]

Xandria

SOURCE – Olá Philip! Como surgiu o convite para vocês participarem do Epic Metal Fest? Philip Restemeier (Guitar) – We have played with Epica several times now since we first toured together in 2012. Of course we are happy to be on the bill for this awesome festival. After our South American Tour we are looking […]

Master

SOURCE – Your newest record, titled Edge of the Abyss, recently came out on the label Soulseller Records. What was the recording/songwriting process like and was it any different than previous releases? Paul Speckmann (Vocals, Bass) – No, to be honest brother the writing process is always the same whether it comes from my side […]

Fates Warning

SOURCE – Where do you think Theories Of Flight stands in terms of your past releases? Ray Alder (Vocals) – I think it’s a bit more straight forward than some of our other albums. Of course it has a couple of 10 minute songs, which is very like us but it also some very melodic […]

Lacuna Coil – Delirium

Lacuna Coil – Delirium Century Media Records 8,0/10,0 Tracklist: 1. The House Of Shame (5:17) 2. Broken Things (3:59) 3. Delirium (3:16) 4. Blood, Tears, Dust (3:55) 5. Downfall (4:21) 6. Take Me Home (3:45) 7. You Love Me ‘Cause I Hate You (3:49) 8. Ghost In The Mist (4:14) 9. My Demons (3:56) 10. […]

Sodom – Decision Day

SODOM – Decision Day Steamhammer/SPV Records 5,0/10,0 Tracklist: 1.In Retribution 06:14 2. Rolling Thunder 04:22 3. Decision Day 04:03 4. Caligula 04:01 5. Who Is God? 04:35 6. Strange Lost World 04:59 7. Vaginal Born Evil 05:15 8. Belligerence 04:00 9. Blood Lions 03:17 10. Sacred Warpath 05:34 Main Focus Tracks: 2. Rolling Thunder 04:22 […]

K-X-P

SOURCE – III Part 2 signalled the stronger re-emphasis on electronics with this album. What inspired heading down this route again? Timo Kaukolampi (vocals, synths & misc.) – K-X-P is live electric hybrid. We usually never have guitars on records. This is maybe one of the reasons. Guitar sounding things are usually bass by Tuomo […]

Rotting Christ

SOURCE – Even though the band has been at this for years, was there a song on Rituals that stands out as one of the most challenging to write or complete? Is there a song where the end result was totally worth the time and energy expended on it? Sakis Tolis (Vocals/Guitar) – I do not […]

Nervosa

SOURCE – Considerando que o segundo álbum Agony foi gravado no renomado The Foundation studio em Ashland – Oregon, como você avalia a produção do primeiro álbum Victim Of Yourself lançado em 2014? Prika Amaral (guitars) – Foi bem diferente, não só em relação ao lugar em que gravamos, mas como a experiencia individual de […]

Candlemass

SOURCE – Tell us a bit about the new record Death Thy Lover. How could you describe the new material? What are the main differences from your previous works? Do you already have any favorite tracks? Mats Levén (Vocal) – The title track is a bit more modern I guess, the other three more old […]