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Got of the album from Cadaver

Norwegian Death Metal duo Cadaver are back with another full length. Their fourth album, ‘Edder and Bile’ is a ten track thirty-one-minute chunk of death and gore. Cadaver – Edder and Bile (Nuclear Blast) Release Date: 27 November 2020 Words: Jools Green The line-up currently consists of founder and primary …
Scour, whoo have released The Black EP

The Black Metal supergroup Scour return with their third EP, continuing with a colour theme for the title of ‘Black’ which follow 2016’s ‘Grey’ EP and the ‘Red’ EP of 2017. Scour – The Black EP (Nuclear Blast) Release Date: 27 November 2020 Words: Jools Green Scour are fronted and …
Photo of the band Revolting

Rogga Johansson is back again, this time with his band ‘Revolting’ and there is something to be said for his creating on average ten to twelve albums a year. Revolting – The Shadow At The World’s End (Transcending Obscurity Records) Release Date: 27 November 2020 Words: Jools Green That is …
Photo of the band Toxaemia

It’s taken over three decades to reach fruition, but Swedish cult Death Metal outfit Toxaemia are finally set to release their debut full length ‘Where Paths Divide’.  This will enthral anyone lucky enough to have copies of their 90’s EP’s demos/compilations as well as Old School Death Metal fans who …
Photo of the band Soulburn

Dutch Death/Black/Doom Metal outfit Soulburn do not surface very often, but when they do, you know that it is to deliver a brutal slice of audio devastation and that time is on us once again with just their fourth full length since 1998. ‘Noa’s D’ark’ is a further exploration into …
Photo of Garagedays

Austrian Heavy Metal Thrashers Garagedays are back again with their fourth studio full length ‘Something Black’ and I will confess to having a special place in my heart for this band. Garagedays – Something Black (El Puerto Records) Release Date: 13 November 2020 Words: Jools Green Their debut full length …
Sylvan Realm album cover

It has been nine long years since Sylvan Realm released their debut album ‘The Lodge of Transcendence’, due to band mastermind Sylvan being in a Master’s program, but they are back with follow up, the thirty-four-minute, six track offering ‘Waldeinsamkeit’. Sylvan Realm – Waldeinsamkeit (Independent) Words: Jools Green Line-up wise, …
Photo of the band Vyrion

Brisbane Black Metal outfit Vyrion return with their third album ‘Nil’, an eight track, forty-nine minute offering that is Black ‘N’ Roll at the core, but is as progressive as it is aggressive and as furious as it is nuanced. Vyrion – Nil (Independent) Release Date: 26 October 2020 Words: …
Photo of Autopsy, who have a new live album 'Live in Chicago' out this month

Live is where Metal is truly at it’s best and any Metal band that performs live should eventually have a live album in their catalogue. Autopsy are, for me, all about the live experience, so a good one should encapsulate that vital live essence. Autopsy – Live In Chicago (Peaceville) …
Photo of Pedro Mau , from Kneel

It has been close to seven years since the release of his debut solo album ‘Interstice’, but multi-instrumentalist and producer Pedro Mau (ex-Kneeldown, Wells Valley) is back with a new studio effort called ‘Ailment’ for his project Kneel. Kneel – Ailment (Raging Planet/Planet K) Release Date: 16 October 2020 Words: …