Metal Reviews

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Architects – The Here and Now (, )
25th April 2011 -

When a band changes style, or tries something new, we always like to praise that band for at least trying to bring something extra to their sound. There can, however, be a thin line between ditching what your band is about – much like Linkin Park have recently done – and injecting a new excitement into the bands music. So… Read More »

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Children of Bodom – Relentless Reckless Forever (, )
25th April 2011 -

On Friday 10th December 2010, I was one of the first people in the world who was given the priviledge to officially preview the new Children of Bodom album ‘Relentless Reckless Forever’. Upon arriving at Metropolis Studios at The Power House in Chiswick (beautiful area, full of wankers), I really had no idea what I was in for; this had been a last… Read More »

Neglience - Coordinates of Confusion Album Cover
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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 »

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Gehtika – This New World ()
25th April 2011 -

Gehtika are a band I had never heard of until this E.P. dropped into my inbox and since I’m always eager for new, unknown music, I was looking forward to giving it a spin. Gehtika are a UK band, based in Warwickshire, and have been going for around 2 years. Originally as a five piece, they’ve been a four piece… Read More »

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Alter Bridge – AB III (, , )
25th April 2011 -

Artist: Alter Bridge Album Title: AB III Release Date: October 2010 Record Label: Roadrunner Records For Fans Of: Creed, Fozzy, Slash, Guns N Roses, Led Zeppellin, Foo Fighters, Metallica I’m going to start this review off by admitting something “uncool”. I really liked Creed back in the day. There, I said it, abuse will descend upon me from Twitter and… Read More »