HIBRIA – Silent Revenge

Wednesday, August 14, 2013 : 2 Comments

The Brazilian Heavy/Power Metal band HIBRIA was founded back in 1996. It took ’em two demos to put out the debut album, “Defying The Rules” (2004). I heard of a few of those songs on YouTube and honestly, it sounded … continue reading

FREEDOMS REIGN – Freedoms Reign

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 : 0 Comments

FREEDOMS REIGN is the new band of FATES WARNING guitarist/founding member Victor Arduini, who is said to be making his comeback into the world of Metal since FATES WARNING’s album “The Spectre Within” (1985). The idea behind FREEDOMS REIGN is … continue reading


Saturday, June 29, 2013 : 0 Comments

The Polish Heavy Metal band GRIMLORD released its latest album, “V-Column”, in 2012. This was three years after “Dolce Vita Sath-an As” (see my review here). I got to know about them when in 2008 they put out “Blood Runneth … continue reading

VISIGOTH – Final Spell

Saturday, June 8, 2013 : 0 Comments

VISIGOTH is a US Heavy Metal band, formed in 2010 in Salt Lake City, Utah. They are said to be influenced by DIO, TWISTED TOWER DIRE and ATLANTEAN KODEX. In that same year the band released the “Vengeance” demo. Anno … continue reading

SINOPHIA – Blessed & Cursed

Tuesday, January 1, 2013 : 1 Comment

SINOPHIA is a Serbian Heavy/Power Metal band, formed in 2008. Each member has acquired musical experience in other bands and it isn’t until early 2012 that work commences on a first release. This first release is a 5-track EP called … continue reading

SANITY BURNS – Sanity Burns

Thursday, November 15, 2012 : 2 Comments

SANITY BURNS is a young, London-based Heavy/Thrash Metal band. Bassist Don Merritt is the only surviving member since the founding in 2007 as AS SANITY BURNS BLACK. When guitarist James Phoenix joined, Don switched to bass (he was guitarist) and … continue reading

PARAGON – Force Of Destruction

Tuesday, October 30, 2012 : 0 Comments

The last I heard about PARAGON, this German Heavy/Power Metal band, was a few years ago, when guitarist Martin Christian left. Bassist Jan Bünning had prior to this returned to the fold. In terms of releases, “Forgotten Prophecies” (2007) was … continue reading

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