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PICK OF THE WEEK: Menace Ruine's dreamy beauty shines through the darkness on 'Venus Armata'

Beauty in metal and heavier music is not a commonly written-about topic here. That’s not on purpose. I guess the natural inclination is to steer toward the dark, violent, depressing, crushing. 993 more words

PICK OF THE WEEK: As current era closes, Witch Mountain deliver soul-toppling 'Mobile of Angels'

To use an oft-spouted cliché, all good things must come to an end. That’s a profoundly sad statement if you take time to really analyze what it means. 999 more words

Album Review: Wolvhammer - Clawing Into Black Sun

Label: Profound Lore
Release Date: 7/8/14

Atmospheric black metal. Rock ’n’ roll. Clawing Into Black Sun, the third album by Wolvhammer rides the line between a melodic style of black metal and classic hard rock. 227 more words


Pallbearer - Foundations of Burden (Profound Lore)

There have been lots of metal releases this year from acclaimed acts; Opeth, Mastodon, Triptykon and the like – and it’s clear that you can’t necessarily go faster or slower in pursuit of inspiration now that, to a large extent, extreme metal = metal. 332 more words

Record Review

ALBUM REVIEW: Pallbearer 'Foundations Of Burden'

‘Foundations Of Burden’
Profound Lore (Released 19 August 2014)

Money, money, money. It’s clear from the opening moments of Pallbearer’s follow-up to their magnificent 2012 debut ‘Sorrow And Extinction’ that the band has been given a bigger budget and more studio this time round. 379 more words


Pallbearer - "Foundations of Burden" | ALBUM REVIEW

For the past two years, Pallbearer have quadruple-handedly kept the American doom metal circuit on its knees, forcing it to a point of groveling, thirsting, and paying homage to their mammoth debut, … 792 more words


Yob and Pallbearer - UK tour incoming!

We Must Obey will be attending the Yob + Pallbearer tour when it lands in the UK a week from today, and right now is clearly a great time to be a fan of either band with new releases abound! 344 more words