Devcord: In charge of everything!

24. November 2021 // 0 Comments

One of the privileges of being a music journalist is that I meet a huge number of very nice industry people. I also meet many incredibly talented musicians who all too often do not get the recognition they deserve. It is extremely unfair so I do my [...]

Mantric: With some real superb tracks…..

28. June 2020 // 0 Comments

Mantric is a band composed entirely of former Extol members, even though most of them were only with Extol for a handful of years. The band plays a prog metal music with some very aggressive metal track some more rock track and some softer track. [...]

Atomic Witch: Not pretentious

28. August 2019 // 0 Comments

Atomic Witch is from Cleveland and they have released their debut EP Void Curse the last day of August. After years of decaying and rotting inside a mental prison, taking various forms and shape shifting in the shadows, the spectral limbs necessary [...]

Umpfel: Versatile, adventurous and with epic soundscape

20. April 2019 // 0 Comments

As The Waters Cover the Sea marks Umpfel’s other full lengths since the 2015 debut Cactus. The Karmøy duo Andreas S. Sjøen and Anund Vikingstad is back as a driving force for production, songwriting and recording, focusing on bringing out a [...]

Azusa: Uncompromisingly experimental

21. August 2018 // 0 Comments

Eleni Zafiriadou (Sea + Air) voice, Liam Wilson (The Dillinger Escape Plan) bass, Christer Espevoll (Extol) guitars, David Husvik (Extol) drums. That’s the lineup for the new band Azusa. These four musicians have joined their creative forces and [...]

Fleshkiller: I bøtter og spann

2. September 2017 // 0 Comments

Det virker som det norske bandet Fleshkiller har mange og dedikerte tilhengere. Da passer det jo bra for fansen at 15 september så byr bandet på ny skive, «Awaken». Kritikerne er i alle fall begeistret og lovordene hagler. «Den beste death [...]