News Posts

Legendary Norwegian black metal outfit Mayhem announced a brand new EP including additional material from the ‘Daemon’ session and a homage to bands that inspired them!

An early Christmas gift from Brutal Assault with the 4th load of names for the 2020 edition!

The lineup announcement for the 15th anniversary edition of Hellfest (2020)! Are you excited yet? We sure are! Check which bands have been announced!

Out of nowhere, Graspop just dropped 74 new names for their 25th edition.

Horns up with Mayhem’s newest single ‘Worthless Abominations Destroyed’

The legendary Mayhem is unleashing another album of pure and utter darkness upon the world soon!

Synthwave project GosT releases a track in anticipation of the upcoming new album ‘Valediction’!

Mayhem has found a new home under the form of Century Media Records!

New extreme metal super group Vltimas releases a first track to hear of what is coming to you next year!

Festival Reports

On the first day of Hard Rock fest Avelgem we could witness some of the most talented Black Metal artists of our time perform live in the little town of Avelgem.

Tuska 2017 promised to be a huge party for metal and rock lovers. With their 20th anniversary they geared up to make it one hell of a celebration…

Our beloved Winter mass!

Album Reviews

‘Atavistic Black Disorder/Kommando’ is essential for the die hard fans of Mayhem.

Exhumation’s “Eleventh Formulae” is raw and evil for fans of Repugnant and Obliteration this is a morbid fascination of primitive death metal.

Mayhem on the latest achievement grasps a unique and pedagogical approach to black metal.

One of the major contemporary bands to rise from Scandinavia in 1997 was the Norwegian black metal band 1349. During the peak of the second wave of black metal the band became a force to be reckoned with among many other bands such as Satyricon, Gorgoroth , Immortal, etc.  The Norwegian outfit whose music was […]

DSO are masters of cacophony techniques, so intensely ferocious but highly leveled at technical eligibility. ​They’re milestones a head of other bands,

The absolute standard of channeling the primitive style of black metal and the aggressiveness of thrash metal on Saqra’s Cult new album it’s not very common with the bands from this genre nowadays.

Wiegedood are straight black metal band that has forged its own identity and sound in a very short period of time.

Caustic is a very worthy sophomore album for the Doom/Sludge trio Primitive Man. Prepare to be run over by this audible bulldozer.

Enjoy the latest spawn of one of Spain’s great Black Metal acts!

Lists

Mazen lists up his favorite releases of 2019 in the black, death and heavy metal scene, check out what he thinks are interesting releases to check out!

Again, 2019 was an incredible year for music. Check out what we think were the albums of the year!

Gig Reports

The legendary black metal band Mayhem came to play to a sold out Tavastia in Helsinki and brought with them some very special guests!

Photo Reports

Pictures of a night with some of black metal greats, headed by the Norwegian legends of Mayhem!

Hard Rock Fest Avelgem delivered a massive line-up on their Friday with bands that made any black metal adept not want to miss this night…

The pictures of a weekend of celebrations and discoveries at the 20th anniversary of Tuska Open Air!