KALIDIA – Lies’ Device

Monday, May 16, 2016 : 0 Comments Kalidia - Lies' Device

KALIDIA is an Italian Gothic/Power Metal band, formed in 2010 by the line-up below (extract Gabriele Basile and add Alessandro Cecchini) minus bassist Roberto Donato, who joined two years later. The first output was the EP “Dance of the Four Winds” … continue reading

ASTRALION – Astralion

Saturday, March 14, 2015 : 0 Comments Astralion - Astralion

ASTRALION is a Finnish Melodic Power Metal band that was formed in 2011, after the demise of OLYMPOS MONS in 2010. The new band consists of members of OLYMPOS MONS (defunct), HUMANGOD, THE ADDICATION and TORNED. The band was barely … continue reading

BLOODBOUND – Stormborn

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 : 0 Comments Bloodbound - Stormborn

BLOODBOUND, the Swedish Heavy / Power Metal band, has been around for a long time. Last year, in 2014, they celebrated their tenth anniversary. But it wasn’t until 2006 that a first album would see the light of day: “Nosferatu”. … continue reading

CREATURE – Utopia In Flames

Saturday, December 27, 2014 : 0 Comments Creature - Utopia In Flames

I’ve seen the Belgian Melodic Death/Black Metal band CREATURE, which saw the light of day in 1998, at work a few times, the first time being – I believe – their participation in the Wacken Metal Battle final of 2010. … continue reading

OMEGA CROM – Beyond Control

Wednesday, November 26, 2014 : 0 Comments Omega Crom - Beyond Control

OMEGA CROM is a Canadian Power/Thrash Metal band, formed in 2002, according to Metal-Archives.com. And apparently Stu Block (ex-INTO ETERNITY, ICED EARTH) used to be part of the band. It took them a while to release a first album, which … continue reading

BLACKGATE – Blackgate

Monday, November 10, 2014 : 0 Comments Blackgate - Blackgate

A new Power/Thrash band has stepped up: BLACKGATE. Hailing from Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA, the band saw the light of day in November 2013 (according to their Facebook page). Any data on the time before BLACKGATE is currently unknown to … continue reading

AITTALA – Effigy

Monday, September 22, 2014 : 0 Comments Aittala - Effigy

Back in 2012 was the first time I heard about the American band AITTALA, led by multi-instrumentalist/vocalist Eric Aittala. In that year the band had released their second full-length, “Haunt Your Flesh”. You can read my review here. On that … continue reading

DERDIAN – Human Reset

Saturday, August 30, 2014 : 0 Comments Derdian - Human Reset

Back when MySpace was booming, was the no. 1 social medium, DERDIAN was one of the many bands on that platform that caught my attention. They were then promoting their debut album, “New Era Pt. 1” (2005) like hell. Also, … continue reading

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