Classic Metal Reviews

Fozzy Sin And Bones Album Cover
Fozzy – Sin And Bones Review (, , )
12th August 2012 -

Band: Fozzy Album: Sin And Bones Release Date: 14th August 2012 Record Label: Century Media Records For Fans Of: Iron Maiden, Metallica, Anthrax, Foo Fighters, Avenged Sevenfold, Stuck Mojo Back in 2010 I deemed Fozzy’s fourth album, Chasing The Grail, my album of the year for this website. A wonderful blend of modern hard rock and metal, it ticked all… Read More »

dream theater - a dramatic turn of events album cover
Dream Theater – A Dramatic Turn Of Events (, , )
8th September 2011 -

The first Dream Theater album without Mike Portnoy was always going to be a very interesting experience. After the band’s long and well publicised search for his replacement, they found a most capable drummer in Mike Mangini, no less than the fastest drummer in the world. With Mike on board the band set about carving out the first Dream Theater… Read More »

hell - human remains
Hell – Human Remains ()
12th May 2011 -

[gameinfo title=”Album Info” album_name=”Human Remains” publishers=”Nuclear Blast” genres=”NWOBHM” release_date=”13/05/11″ buy_link=””] Albums like this really don’t come along too often. In an age where music is so easily accessible and consequentially disposable, it is rare to find an album that will bully its way into your eardrums, kicking out any other bands vying for your attention. Way back when, I would… Read More »

Cauldron Burning Fortune
Cauldron – Burning Fortune ()
25th April 2011 -

The problem with Traditional Metal is in the title, it’s traditional, hence it’s been done before by bands who created the sound, and that we now love. Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Saxon, Def Leppard, Diamond Head, the list goes on. These bands shaped the new wave of British heavy metal and produced albums that are now part of our psyche,… Read More »

Neglience - Coordinates of Confusion Album Cover
Negligence – Coordinates of Confusion (, )
25th April 2011 -

I have recently had quite a large backlog of albums for review, so I decided to pick one at random, and landed on a band called Negligence, who I knew nothing about, so I was in the world of the musical unknown. Negligence hail from Slovenia, and to my knowledge are one of the first metal bands from their country (if… Read More »