Album Reviews

Clandestine – The Invalid

The main focus point of the band is the female fronted vocals of June Park who does have a resounding voice and very strong vocals. I have always said any lady that wants to play in a metal band and takes the vocal duties, truly has a pair because it takes some guts to go out and hang with the boys.

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Ten – Stormwarning

As any fans of the band knows for such classics albums like “Spellbound” and “The Name Of The Rose” are timeless classics in the genre. But as much as the great music has been a key point, the revolving door of line up changes and split ups had laid a foundation of uncertainty over the band for years.

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Coldspell – Out From The Cold

If fans of Hard Rock can remember in 2005 the Swedish band Coldpsell released their debut record “Infinite Stargaze” and landed a bucket list of solid reviews then, leaving some to want more of their brewing styles of classic 70’s and 80’s classic hard rock/aor rock.

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Fallen Sanctuary – Malevolent Symmetry

Fallen Sanctuary base their sound in a version of thrash metal that reminds me a lot of Testament if you combined their Practice What You Preach era with their Low era, but also added to the mix is a generous helping of power metal elements and a very slight and welcomed death metal element. …

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Drunk – Antwerp City Thrashers

KILL THE PANDAS, I DON’T WANT TO WORK and BEERFART all share a similar sort of arrogance and are perfect songs for a beer fuelled metalhead party…

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Nine Stones Close – Traces

The band Nine Stones Close is pretty much a one man show based around the talents of Adrian Jones. Sure he had some great musos contribute to the album, but the guitars, the arrangements and the lyrics are all credited to Jones…

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Ted Hovis – Let It Shine

Each song sounds a little different from the one before it which keeps the album interesting, but there is still a distinct style running throughout the album that should help Ted stand out a little from the pack…

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The Factory – The Factory

Apparently it caused so much stir in those circles that even Foo Fighter Dave Grohl’s D.C. punk band then, Scream decided to write a song about him called “GLC,”. Safe to say he finally kicked his demons and got clean, sad struggle nonetheless.