Metal Reviews

Exitum – EP review (, )
14th November 2012 -

  The UK is a breeding ground for hot, new, unsigned talent right now in the world of metal and rock – Exitum are just one such unsigned band, having gained a substantial following – principally through online means and not by playing shows (although they managed to bag a support slot for Malefice on their latest tour.) Exitum’s first… Read More »

Dark Roots of Earth
Testament – Dark Roots of Earth (, , )
23rd October 2012 -

It’s been over four years since bay area thrash legends Testament released one of the best albums of their career so far, The Formation of Damnation. They have now returned with The Dark Roots Of Earth, released on the awesome Nuclear Blast Records, and expectations for this album were very high indeed. The opening song of Testament’s tenth studio album… Read More »

Sylosis Monolith Album Cover
Sylosis – Monolith ()
10th October 2012 -

Artist: Sylosis Album: Monolith Record Label: Nuclear Blast Release Date: 8th October 2012 For Fans Of: Opeth, Trivium, Lamb of God, Shadows Fall, Dark Tranquility, Modern Thrash Over the last three years, of all the bands to emerge from the pack of highly skilled, promising British metal bands, Sylosis have become one of the most championed. Their debut album, Conclusion… Read More »

Triaxis Rage & Retribution album cover
Triaxis – Rage & Retribution (, , )
8th October 2012 -

Artist: Triaxis Album: Rage & Retribution Label: Rocksector Release Date: 8th October 2012 For Fans Of: Iron Maiden, Metallica, Nightwish, Symphony X, Joe Satriani 2012 has been a very good year for British metal, with quality new albums emerging from all corners. With Welsh five piece Triaxis releasing their second studio album Rage & Retribution, their first since deservedly getting… Read More »

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 »