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  • Wintersun, Orpheus Omega & Claim The Throne @ Max Watts 02/11/2017

    Images: Shane Henderson Words: Matthew Hansen Being a Wintersun fan for the past 13 years has come with its fair share of patience. After their highly acclaimed debut release in 2004, fans had to endure an 8-year...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Motherslug – The Electric Dunes of Titan

    There’s nothing more enthralling to any music lover than seeing their local music scene thrive. Melbourne based Stoner Rock band Motherslug are continuing the trend of Aussie bands absolutely crushing it with their debut full-length album The...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
  • Claim The Throne – On Desolate Plains

    If Claim the Throne’s 2013 release ‘Forged In Flame’ was a step in the right direction, then their new record On Desolate Plains is set to absolutely destroy souls as they take their folk-infused melodic death metal...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • Paradise Lost – Medusa

    UK gothic metal outfit Paradise Lost have continued to alter their sound over time, shifting between and melding a range of different genres; now onto their 15th studio album the band seems to have found its niche....

    • Posted 3 months ago
  • Cellar Darling – This Is The Sound

    It came as a mighty shock back in May 2016 when Eluveitie announced they were soon to be parting ways with three beloved members. Fortunately, the trio consisting of Anna Murphy (hurdy gurdy, vocals), Ivo Henzi (guitars)...

    • Posted 4 months ago
  • Wintersun – The Forest Seasons

    Jari Mäenpää has never been one without controversy, and amidst the constant speculations of when we would ever hear Wintersun’s infamous ‘Time II’, Jari was off cooking something entirely different – thus leaving us with ‘The Forest Seasons’....

    • Posted 4 months ago
  • Alestorm – No Grave But The Sea

    For years Alestorm has graced the world with something they didn’t realise they needed – pirate metal. Now onto their fifth release titled ‘No Grave but the Sea’, Alestorm brings a mix of power metal, infused with...

    • Posted 6 months ago
  • Royal Thunder – Wick

    It’s essentially impossible to make the perfect album; especially in this day and age when the rock/metal scene spans across a multitude of genres. In saying that, Atlanta’s own Royal Thunder has made their perfect album. Theirs...

    • Posted 8 months ago
  • Steel Panther – Lower The Bar

    Sex, Drugs and Rock and Roll – it’s an almighty combination that has been around for hundreds of years, but when it comes to American glam rockers Steel Panther, it’s always been the basis of their entire...

    • Posted 8 months ago
  • Pallbearer – Heartless

    Since their debut album ‘Sorrow and Extinction’ in 2012, Arkansas doom metal band Pallbearer have proved that they can do no wrong – 5 years later and with their third full-length album on the horizon, they have...

    • Posted 9 months ago