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SPELLBOOK – Deadly Charms (Album Review)

Metal That Remembers To Swing Spellbook release their second album Deadly Charms on 23 September on Cruz Del Sur  Music. The band are obviously massive fans of 70s Black Sabbath and unlike many bands that also are, these guys noticed that in Bill Ward, early Sabbath had swing and groove. Yes, they have riffs, guitar solos, etc but they capture the […]

MIRROR – The Day Bastard Leaders Die (April 22, 2022)

Check out all our Upcoming Release announcements New release from: Mirror – The Day Bastard Leaders Die April 22, 2022 Multi-national metal bastions Mirror return with nine stirring, melody-driven numbers that catch the true spirit of NWOBHM and 70s proto-rock! On The Day Bastard Leaders Die, Mirror wields the mighty sword of unbreakable true metal […]

ERIC WAGNER – In The Lonely Light Of Mourning (Album Review)

I knew Eric Wagner‘s In The Lonely Light Of Mourning was going to be a melancholy album from the start. After all, Eric Wagner only passed away a few months ago, on August 22, 2021. The former Trouble singer’s first and last solo album reflects on Eric Wagner‘s life through collaboration with friends he made over […]

THE NEPTUNE POWER FEDERATION – Le Demon L’Amour – (Album Review)

Background The Neptune Power Federation is a new name to me although they have 4 albums out previous to this and have been around since 2012 (when they released their first album “Mano A Satano“). This Australian band have names such as singer Screaming Loz Sutch, guitarists Search And Des Troy, Inverted Cruci Fox, bassist Jaytanic Ritual and finally drummer River […]

ERIC WAGNER – In The Lonely Light Of Mourning (March 18, 2022)

Check out all our Upcoming Release announcements New release from: ERIC WAGNER – In The Lonely Light Of Mourning (March 18, 2022) The posthumous solo album from one of doom metal’s most legendary voices. Former TROUBLE singer ERIC WAGNER‘s posthumous solo album, In The Lonely Light Of Mourning, will be released March 18 on Cruz Del Sur Music. […]

WHITE MAGICIAN – Dealers of Divinity (November 20, 2020)

Check out all our Upcoming Release announcements New release from: WHITE MAGICIAN – Dealers of Divinity (November 20, 2020) Classic, mystical metal with a high dosage of ’70s rock influences and unparalleled guitar work! On their first LP, Dealers of Divinity, Detroit, Michigan’s White Magician seamlessly blend the magic(k) of Blue Öyster Cult with the spellbinding […]

SPELLBOOK – Magick & Mischief (September 25, 2020)

Check out all our Upcoming Release announcements New release from: SPELLBOOK – Magick & Mischief (September 25, 2020) Vintage, adventurous proto-metal that taps into the deep well of ’70s rock! Formerly known as Witch Hazel, SPELLBOOK marries Black Sabbath, Pentagram and progressive rock for seven songs of entrancing classic metal! During the writing process for what […]

SMOULDER – Dream Quest Ends (March 13, 2020)

Check out all our Upcoming Release announcements here. New release from: SMOULDER – Dream Quest Ends (March 13, 2020) Hot off the heels of their well-received Times of Obscene Evil and Wild Daring debut, Canadian epic doomsters SMOULDER close the first chapter of their career with the Dream Quest Ends EP! A snapshot of 2019 for […]

LADY BEAST – Vicious Breed (Album Review)

Anyone who knows me, indeed who has even read any of my reviews or just follows the Decibel Geek or CGCM Podcast will know that I’m a rabid Lady Beast fan. That certainly creates a biased opinion. I admit that. But isn’t every review biased? It’s all just the writer’s opinion. Anyway, Lady Beast are set […]

WALPYRGUS – Walpyrgus Nights (Album Review)

WALPYRGUS – Walpyrgus Nights (Album Review)

And soon I shall be off to Chicago for the Legions of Metal Festival (May 18, 19 & 20, 2017). It’s a completely new fest on my radar. Loving a good majority of the bands attached to the “NWOBHM” stigma label, there’s no way I could pass this up. There are stalwart attractions, some I’ve […]

 
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