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Pentagram - Last Rites (Metal Blade/Riot)

Bobby Liebling and Victor Griffin reunite to crush the doom opposition
Release Date: 
11 Apr 2011 - 11:30pm

Much like Iron Maiden’s Final Frontier, Pentagram goes with a title for its first album in seven years that could very easily be construed as h

Birth A.D. - Stillbirth of a Nation (Own Label)

Come with us now on a journey into time and space, well... 1985 actually.

Before nu-metal, before metalcore, when metal kids got their guilty pleasures listening to other types of music it was crossover they turned to.

Ghost - Opus Eponymous (Metal Blade)

Faceless Swedes release the anonymous Opus Eponymous. And it's marvellous.
Release Date: 
17 Jan 2011 - 11:30pm

It's very rare in this day and age that an album emerges that is so remarkable, so special, and so different that you just have to keep listening to it time and time again.

Farewell Gary Moore

Veteran metal/blues guitarist Gary Moore found dead, former bandmates shocked, tributes pour in.

Fans of heavy metal the world over are once again mourning today at the news that another member of the genres pantheon of greats - this time former Thin Lizzy guitarist

Ronnie James Dio - A personal memory

Ride on, sing a song, carry on - he rocks.

I was a slave to Holy Diver.

Moss - Tombs Of The Blind Drugged (Rise Above/Riot)

Inspired by the shambling zombie Templar Knight priests of the Blind Dead movies, doom metal band Moss drag forth four tracks of clawing, shambling monstrosities of their own, including a Discharge cover.

Remember the days when Type O Negative were still in the throes of hate and Pete Steele wasn’t yet a goth icon/laughing stock?  That moment during U

Buried Inside – Spoils Of Failure (Relapse/Riot)

Sometimes a band can get a little too clever. Buried Inside are teetering on the edge of that with their latest album, Spoils Of Failure. Eight songs, titled one to eight in Roman numerals (i.e.: I, II, III, etc)? Come on guys, give us a break.