Massacre Records

  • Hatriot – The Vale of Shadows Review

    ‘The Vale of Shadows’, the title of the longplayer, is an energetic album that mixes the more traditional thrash metal with modern and blackened flavors. This creates an explosive...
    August 2, 2022
  • Elvenstorm – The Conjuring Review

    Despite what their name might suggest, Elvenstorm aren't a fantasy power metal band at all. In fact, even their lyrics are much darker than fans of the genre would...
    July 14, 2018
  • Circle of Silence – The Crimson Throne Review

    One of the better bands to emerge from this side of the genre in recent years is Circle of Silence....
    March 31, 2018
  • Stormhammer – Welcome to the End Review

    Welcome to the End is a solid album which features a nice blend between speedy, melodic power metal and some aggressive thrash riffs...
    March 22, 2017
  • Imperia – Tears of Silence Review

    Gothic Symphonic Power Metal is a style I try on a regular basis to enjoy, but often I find it leaving me underwhelmed....
    January 28, 2016
  • Coronatus – Raben Im Herz Review

    There is an old Saturday Night Live skit which plays with an idea that before the Beatles made it big, they once had a trumpeter in the lineup....
    December 16, 2015
  • Scanner – The Judgement Review

    After nearly 13 years of waiting, fans of German metal band Scanner can finally hear their sixth full length album The Judgement. I've had very limited previous exposure to...
    February 27, 2015
  • Maverick – Quid Pro Quo Review

    Maverick were formed two years ago and in that time have released a critically acclaimed EP (“Talk’s Cheap”) and gained a reputation for putting on a great live show....
    October 25, 2014
  • God’s Army AD – God’s Army AD Review

    Have you ever listened to an album that has many elements you love in a band, yet not really be blown away by it? It doesn’t happen often, but...
    June 8, 2014
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  • Dark Sarah – Attack of Orym Review

    Compared to the previous two albums I've heard, Attack of Orym has a much more electronic-flavored sound to it, sometimes going for a more trance-metal-infused sound with light power...
    January 27, 2023
  • Twilight Force – At the Heart of Wintervale Review

    Stylistically, Twilight Force has evolved in ways that very much reflect what Rhapsody themselves went through over the years, starting as a fun, simple fantasy-themed power metal band with...
    January 23, 2023
  • Riverside – ID.Entity Review

    Riverside started in 2001 and hails from Warsaw, Poland. The progressive metal outfit premiered with ‘Out of Myself’, an album that was independently released and led to a deal...
    January 20, 2023
  • The Winery Dogs – III Review

    Kotzen kick things off with impunity, as Portnoy and Sheehan comply to the addicting beat with a master-class instrumentation performance. The chorus here is super catchy and stands out...
    January 19, 2023
  • Jared James Nichols – Jared James Nichols Review

    Unfairly lumped in with the young bluesmen like Laurence Jones, Joe Bonamassa, etc Jared James Nichols is so much more. Yeah, his music is blues based but in the...
    January 17, 2023
  • Uriah Heep – Chaos And Colour Review

    Uriah Heep stepped in at the last minute to headline last year’s Stonedead Festival and at that particular time they were in the middle of recording ‘Chaos And Colour’...
    January 13, 2023
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