Archive for the Metal Category
From the Shadows – released in 1993 – is known for possessing a dark textured Death/Doom Metal style mixed with unusual, often avant-garde, arrangements. Unholy’s willingness to experiment with sounds and moods helped create a strong and uniquely twisted atmosphere as slow pounding Doom Metal epics are aided by the […]
Kivenkantaja is the third full-length album by Finnish pagan metal band Moonsorrow. It was released on March 10, 2003 through Spinefarm Records. Now Blood Music Records comes out with a 2017 Vinyl Re-issue!!!
Author: Lord Audiopile
The Body and Full of Hell are both unique and influential forces in heavy music. Both artists welcome challenges and eschew self-promotion. Each artist seems driven to take risks and push boundaries of what is considered heavy. A clear example being that on recent tours The Body have performed without […]
Nuclear War Now! is honored to present the first reissues of the “Heinous Noise,” “Spasmo Paralytic Dreams,” and “No Regret” demos from the legendary Blood (Germany) on vinyl LP format. Blood formed in March of 1986 with the lineup of Evil Radtke (drums), Satanic Taki (bass), Destroyer Eisen (guitars) and […]
Nuclear War Now’s 2017 reissue of The fourth Blood demo, “Heinous Noise,” out now!! This album was originally released in October of 1987 after having been recorded immediately beforehand.
Originally released in 1990 and out of print for almost two decades, the now legendary debut album from Doom godfathers THE OBSESSED will once again see the light of day in multiple deluxe formats. Now completely remastered with previously unreleased bonus tracks, including the highly sought-after Concrete Cancer Demo, expanded […]
Produced by Tony Newton and Iron Maiden founder member and bass player Steve Harris, the album is based on this year’s set list and is a faithful record of the epic show, including six songs from ‘The Book Of Souls’, the band’s most recent studio album, along with many other […]
Produced by Jus Oborn and Liz Buckingham, and mixed by Oborn, this stripped back, all-analogue affair sees the band rising above convention and genre to construct their own vision of classic heavy rock… a sound harking back to the dreaded days when ‘heavy’ meant Grand Funk and Black Sabbath, and […]
Clandestine is the second studio album by Swedish death metal band Entombed. It wa originally released on November 12, 1991, in Europe, and on February 11, 1992, in North America. It helped establish a distinctively Swedish sound in the death metal genre! Now this 2017 Re-release is available from Earache […]
Many words come to mind when you hear the name Cannibal Corpse, but one truly defines the soon-to-be thirty-year death metal veterans: Unstoppable. Returning with their 14th full-length, the monstrous Red Before Black, serves to not only reiterate this but to once more raise the stakes, making it very clear […]
Live Kreation is a two-Lp live album by German thrash metal band Kreator. Released in 2003 by Steamhammer Records it contains 24 tracks recorded at various points during the band’s extensive 2001-2002 tour.
The discovery of WITCHFYNDE’s Lost Tapes illuminates a fascinating missing link in the history of British heavy metal. In the lull between the Purple/Zeppelin/Sabbath revolution and the angry charge of punk rock and NWOBHM, in the East Midlands county town of Derby, four lads came together to create a tentatively […]
This album was originally released 12 months after their 1980 debut album ‘Give ‘Em Hell’. Digitally re-mastered from the original 1/4″ master tapes and now sounding even better than it did the first time around – should please metal fans all over the world! The package contains the original artwork […]
ULTHA returns with two extended tracks. “The EP features two songs: 1). ‘And They Will Carry Death In Their Eyes’ is a song we started writing around the time we recorded Pain Cleanses Every Doubt. It marks the end of phase one of this band, as songwriting changed quite a […]
Author: Lord Audiopile
Recorded on a tight budget of stashed dole money and with little knowledge or regard for conventional recording techniques, the chaotic results speak for themselves. Distorted vocals, out of tune harmonies, ragged musicianship and everything pushed to the red. The clatter of mic stands falling over mid performance, the rustling […]
Wo Fat’s heavy swampadelic riffs captured live at Freak Valley Festival (Germany). Blistering, pummeling, groove-infused psychedelic heaviness is what you’ll get from this, Wo Fat’s sixth full length album, Live Juju, on limited edition vinyl.
This album contains what happened in between. No tracks are re-mixed, nothing has been touched up. It’s all straight from original tapes. These recordings feature legendary artists (members of BURZUM, IMMORTAL, HADES, The BATALLION) in several unique line ups pioneering some of the oldest Norwegian black, deathrash and death metal! […]