MAGIC KINGDOM – Savage Requiem

Sunday, January 31, 2016 : 0 Comments

Belgian guitarist Dushan Petrossi is a very active musician, having two bands to write music for: IRON MASK and MAGIC KINGDOM. The first is set up as a Hard Rock band with neo-classical influences, while the other aims more to … continue reading

DERDIAN – Human Reset

Saturday, August 30, 2014 : 0 Comments

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


Tuesday, July 29, 2014 : 0 Comments

2012 was the year I got to know about the Spanish Gothic Metal band DIABULUS IN MUSICA, as they released their second full-length then, called “The Wanderer”. And it was a positive experience, I must say. See my review here. … continue reading

MEADOWS END – The Sufferwell

Sunday, June 29, 2014 : 0 Comments

MEADOWS END, the Swedish Symphonic/Melodic Death Metal band, first came to my attention in 2011, when they released their debut album, “Ode To Quietus”. See my review here. Since then I’ve played the album many times, for the lads did … continue reading

ANCIENT BARDS – A New Dawn Ending

Sunday, June 8, 2014 : 0 Comments

ANCIENT BARDS, the Italian heirs to the throne of RHAPSODY (OF FIRE), stepped into the spotlights in 2010 when their debut album, “The Alliance Of The Kings”, was released via Limb Music. Finally, Limb had found another diamond like he … continue reading


Friday, May 2, 2014 : 0 Comments

NIGHTQUEEN is a Belgian Heavy/Power Metal band with symphonic influences. The band was formed ten years ago and has so far five releases up its sleeves: a self-titled demo from 2005, the EP “Inauguration” (2010), “X-mas Wonderland” single (2011), their … continue reading

MUNRUTHEL – Epoch Of Aquarius

Friday, May 10, 2013 : 0 Comments

MUNRUTHEL is the solo project of THUNDERKRAFT (see my review of their latest album here) drummer… Munruthel. Everything started around 1995, when the debut album of SILENTIUM was released. It was a CDemo titled “The Ancients’ Wisdom”, containing 18 electronic … continue reading

FOGALORD – A Legend To Believe In

Sunday, December 16, 2012 : 0 Comments

Italy and melodic Power Metal, it’s become a tradition: RHAPSODY (OF FIRE), LABYRINTH, KALEDON, ANCIENT BARDS, DRAKKAR, DOMINE, THY MAJESTIE, SECRET SPHERE, VISION DIVINE and many more. Now, a new one steps to the forefront: FOGALORD. FOGALORD is the brainchild … continue reading

EX DEO – Caligvla

Monday, October 29, 2012 : 0 Comments

After KATAKLYSM’s ninth album, “Prevail” (2008), vocalist Maurizio Iacono found the time to begin an own project called EX DEO. With this he would focus, lyrically, on Roman history, on its emperors, the important figures and happenings of that time. … continue reading
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