Islamophobia remains one of the metal scene’s most prevalent problems.
Our first round-up of 2019 takes on everything from innovative blackgaze to underwhelming doom.
One of the best post-metal albums of recent years, HYOM’s Breaching will now be available on tape.
Blackened Death Records’ Richard Weeks introduces us to anti-capitalist black metallers Sarparast.
Expansive doom, experimental cellists, cathartic synths, grinding crust, thrashing black metal and more.
“Sometimes I don’t even think we know what our next move will be.” Pagan on surprising listeners by defying convention.
Death metal and post-metal dominate our latest round-up.
Yith talk Lovecraft, medieval music and environmentalism.
Yet more proof that no one way of utilising a kick-ass riff is superior.
Fear not, Hang The Bastard fans, a new project is in town.
They blew up on social media and rose to the top of Bandcamp, but who are Neckbeard Deathcamp, and what do they want?
“I’m Not Mad That Nazis Make Metal, I’m Mad That Nazis Breathe Air”.
Deafheaven will dominate the headlines, but there’s a whole host of other new LPs that also deserve your attention.
“What could be more black metal than breaking black metal rules?”
Check out a brand new track from Kosmogyr’s ambitious new remix album, alongside an in-depth interview with the duo.
“We should just savour the weirdness of a man dressed like a ghost who desperately wants to spend his life in a gulag.”