Buckcherry – Time Bomb

Buckcherry – Time Bomb

Buckcherry are the new saviors of good time rock n roll.  Time Bomb is the follow up to their wildly successful debut CD and...
Transcendence - The Meridian Project

Transcendence – The Meridian Project

Rarely these days does a song send a chill through me on the first listen. Upon hearing “No Trace” by Transcendence from their CD...

Usurper – Cryptobeast

Typically, bands like Usurper have not been my preferred listening over the years.  However when "Twilight Dominion" was released in 2003 and I put...
Wave - See-through Hearsay

Wave – See-through Hearsay

Based out of Helsinki Finland where they formed in 1999, Wave has recently released a 2 track CDr demo which should definitely be of...
Virgin Steele - Guardians of the Flame

Virgin Steele – Guardians of the Flame

Regardless of the member vs ex-member politics involved, the first two full-length Virgin Steele CD's are just as important as Manowar's "Hail To England"...
Of Infinity – The Essence Of Infinity

Of Infinity – The Essence Of Infinity

Formed in 1999, Little Rock, AR based Of Infinity is lush atmospheric metal band in the vein of Nightwish, The Gathering and Lacuna Coil...
Labyrinth - Labyrinth

Labyrinth – Labyrinth

Labyrinth's most well known release "Return to Heaven Denied" was released back in 1998, and the band has come up with a new release...
CETI - Lamiastrata

CETI – Lamiastrata

This 2002 symphonic power metal release for Poland's CETI apparently was overlooked by most Western metal web sites as there is very little information...

Pharaoh – After The Fire

Pharaoh is a 4-piece band that features the vocal prowess of Tim Aymar (313, Psycho Scream, Control Denied) and the guitars of Matt Johnsen. This...
Kamelot - Karma

Kamelot – Karma

"Karma" is the masterpiece that Kamelot has shown to have the potential for since their debut CD "Eternity" 6 years ago.  Marking their prolific...

XYZ – Forbidden Demos

After our horrible review on the last XYZ release, "Letter To God", I was surprised to see "Forbidden Demos 1985 / 1991" arrive on...
Condition Red – II

Condition Red – II

The second release from Condition Red features 13 songs, 7 of which are instrumentals.  Lead vocals on this release are once again handled by...