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Hällas: ‘Conundrum’ Review

Hällas are a little known band from Sweden formed in 2011. Consisting of Tommy Alexandersson (Vocals and Bass), Marcus Petersson (Guitar), Kasper Eriksson (Drums), Nicklas Malmqvist (Keys), and Alexander Moraitis (Guitar). ‘Conundrum’ is the...

The Album Artwork for 'Islands' - Credit: The Flower Kings

The Flower Kings: ‘Islands’ Review

The Flower Kings have released another behemoth of an album. ‘Islands’ is their latest release in their now 15 strong studio album discography. Coming in at 96 minutes long, none of the tracks individually...

Killer Be Killed: ‘Reluctant Hero’ Review

Killer Be Killed is a sludge supergroup that originally formed in 2011. Up until now, they’ve only released one album, presumably because the members have all been so busy with their main projects that...

Alustrium in the flesh

Alustrium: ‘Insurmountable’ Review

Alustirum are a technical death metal band from Philadelphia. This is the band’s third studio release since forming over half a decade ago. Whilst this release is on the shorter side at 24 minutes,...

Ayreon 'Transitus' Album Cover

Ayreon: ‘Transitus’ Review

Arjen Lucassen is back with another album to add to his Ayreon project, full of royalty from across the power and symphonic metal scenes. Vocal talent from Simone Simons (Epica), Cammie Gilbert (Oceans of...