this phenomenon of Terrorists (no matter what their ideology is) potentially bringing to end something very near and dear to many of our collective hearts: live music
Sure, traditional purists will like this just as much as any other modern retro metal act, but beneath the shiny coating lies a beast that is not quite ready to come out of its shell just yet. Whilst obviously trying to stay as true to the traditional metal formula as possible, the trappings of doing so are quite evident here, for example do we really need another song about HEADLESS HORSEMEN? …
Who says shred is dead? The guitar driven independent label Shredguy Records names as it’s slogan, and a good one that best describes their artists who reminds us that Shred is a good thing and is not dead indeed. Toby Knapp’s release of “The Campaign” displays how true metal still alive and well today as it showcases the skilled guitar player in a heavily driven guitar metal album.