Monthly Archives: January 2016

Omnium Gatherum – “Grey Heavens”

Omnium Gatherum are one of those bands that has gotten better and better with each release. The key is that each release has been really amazing, so each time they top it, it’s quite a pleasant surprise. For me their … Continue reading

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Rikard Sjöblom – “The Unbendable Sleep”

Who is Rikard Sjöblom you ask? He is better known with progrockers Beardfish. Sjöblom is the lead singer, guitarist and keyboardist for Beardfish. Needless to say, the main question is: why does he need to do a solo album when … Continue reading

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Conrad Keely – “Original Machines”

Conrad Keely is a favorite of mine. He is best known as the singer and leader of …And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead. That band has been making some of my favorite music for years now. … Continue reading

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Antimatter announce additional UK dates

Dark Alternative Rockers, Antimatter, are playing at The Castle Hotel, Manchester, on the 26th of March and at Bristol’s Exchange on the 27th of March in support of their critically acclaimed 6th album “The Judas Table” released in October by Prophecy Productions. 5/5 … Continue reading

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Rhine – “An Outsider”

Seattle is home to many well known bands from Heart to Pearl Jam to Queensrÿche. It’s also home to an up and coming progressive death metal band known as Rhine. Their style is certainly comparable to older Opeth but they … Continue reading

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N.y.X. – “The News”

Influences are important to any band. Every band has influences, regardless of how “fresh” they claim to be. I have no issue with a band wearing their influences on their sleeve provided the songs and arrangement are all amazing. While … Continue reading

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Monuments to join guitarist Eyai Levi’s CreativeLive “Metal Recording Bootcamp”

SEATTLE, Wash. – CreativeLive ‘Music & Audio’ has announced an extensive heavy metal production workshop, “Metal Recording Bootcamp,” set to take place over a four week span starting March 7. Hosted by one of metal’s most in-demand producers and educators, … Continue reading

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