AFM Records

  • Iron Allies – Blood In Blood Out Review

    Yes, you have something special here. Top-notch metal which sounds fresh and vibrant thanks to the mix master himself Dennis Ward. Reece and Frank work well together because the...
    October 17, 2022
  • Dragonland – The Power of the Nightstar Review

    In what has already been a very crowded year for new releases, including many big names, one of my most anticipated new albums was from the fairly underground Swedish...
    October 11, 2022
  • Borealis – Illusions Review

    Their sound has evolved rather subtly, but steadily over the past few releases, all leading up to their fifth and latest full-length release, Illusions, which is their most complex...
    September 27, 2022
  • Edenbridge – Shangri-La Review

    In the symphonic metal scene, one of the most consistent and longest-running bands is Austrian band Edenbridge, who have been around since the late '90s, putting out quality albums...
    September 20, 2022
  • Dynazty – Final Advent Review

    When it comes to a modern melodic metal with addictive choruses, consistently excellent songwriting, and killer performances, one of my favorite bands for the past decade has been Sweden's...
    August 19, 2022
  • Dead City Ruins – Shockwave Review

    In the end, Dead City Ruins just oozes with groove and feel, attitude and thunder. A big display of patented Hard Rock with enough diveristy in its core to...
    July 29, 2022
  • Fallen Sanctuary – Terranova Review

    I was curious to see exactly what kind of sound Fallen Sanctuary would go for since Serenity has a fairly traditional symphonic power metal sound, which has evolved somewhat...
    June 22, 2022
  • Anvil – Impact Is Imminent Review

    I’m going to do something I vowed when I started doing that I wouldn’t do. I’ve got to lower the boom. We all have a friend in our lives...
    June 20, 2022
  • Burning Point – Arsonist of the Soul Review

    Overall, Arsonist of the Soul is a very fun, high energy power metal album with consistently impressive songwriting and performances throughout, to help make it my favorite Burning Point...
    November 13, 2021
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MGM Archives
  • Dirt Forge – Interspheral Review

    I love this sort of stuff, it's heavy and goes through different movements adding color and warmth then quickly returns to the massive riff. Call it what you like...
    November 23, 2022
  • Rage Behind – Season Of Blood Review

    This is impressive. Great grooves, riffs that hack and slice, rhythms that knock you about, harsh vocals that tell you about yourself, and some fantastic lead lines. This is...
    November 23, 2022
  • Threshold – Dividing Lines Review

    The imagery in their music and their artwork has always awakened new things each time you listen to their music......
    November 18, 2022
  • Devin Townsend – Lightwork Review

    Devin Townsend is a jack of all trades when it comes to music. The Canadian artist from British Columbia seems to be gifted with an endless flow of creativity. In...
    November 16, 2022
  • Xentrix – Seven Words Review

    With ‘Seven Words’ the four Englishmen have created a superb record, which takes up the roots of thrash metal and transports them into the present time. Old school, that’s...
    November 16, 2022
  • Freternia – The Final Stand Review

    No matter how hard I try to keep up with any power metal band I can find, there always ends up being at least a few out there that...
    November 10, 2022
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