Band Interview: Warbringer

Matt Albers Ask any die-hard metal fan from just about any time period which movement of their favorite genre of music was the most important, and chances are pretty good that they’ll at least mention the thrash movement of the 1980s. The speed, ferocity, and aggression of the music, coupled with dark, vivid lyrics of…

Photo Album : Tribulation @ The Ready Room (St. Louis, Mo)

Every once in a great while, a band catches your ear and immediately you can feel a bond with their music. I don’t know what it is about Sweden’s Tribulation, be it the Rock n’ Roll elements, the Black Metal Elements or just the horrific nature of their lyrics, but once I got a hold…

Photo Album: SepticFlesh @ The Riot Room, Kansas City

A month or two ago we were contacted by Prosthetic Records about covering a show at the Riot Room. That show was the Conquerers of the World tour Pt. III featuring SepticFlesh as the headliner, Moonspell as the co-headliner and Deathstars as the opening act. Now seeing as this show was so far off we…

Album Review: Tribulation – The Children of the Night

The best thing to come to the Rock n’ Roll world since Ghost, only better! Tribulation comes from Sweden and puts a Black Metal twist on the good ol’ fashioned RnR we are all used to. An album full of solid riffs, huge drums and gritty vocals “Children of the Night” is one that will…

Album Review: Dynazty – Renatus

Band: Dynazty Album: Renatus (2014) Band Origin: Stockholm, Sweden Record Label: Spinefarm Records Written By: Sean Cantor I am going to assume if you are reading this you are well aware that there is something in the water in Sweden that makes them inherently more metal than those of us in the United States. I…