Review: Winter Solstice – The Fall of Rome

Review: Winter Solstice – The Fall of Rome
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Winter Solstice The Fall of Rome  Metal Blade Records Ooh, tricky—I thought by the title and statue on the cover, this would be gothic metal or power metal, but it’s

Review: Six Feet Under – Crypt of the Devil

Review: Six Feet Under – Crypt of the Devil
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Six Feet Under = True Carnage–era Six Feet Under – Ice-T + Cannabis Corpse + Anata … read more

Review: Secrets of the Sky – Pathway

Review: Secrets of the Sky – Pathway
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Secrets of the Sky = Anathema + Katatonia + Paradise Lost … read more

King Diamond: A Visit From The Dead

King Diamond: A Visit From The Dead
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King is the kind of guy who has heavy metal in his soul—in a way that goes far beyond the theatrics and posturing that dominate the scene today. When I asked him about the biggest changes he had seen in the heavy metal scene over his long career, his answer was simple but thoughtful. “It hasn’t changed that much,” he says, “but you keep learning more and more all the time.” … read more