INTERVIEWS

INTERVIEW with GOREATORIUM

We spoke to the vocalist Dr. Death, guitarist Goresoaked, bassist Eliotgore and drummer Zombiholocaust of California’s Death Metal/ Goregrind band Goreatorium! MPM: First off, how are you doing today in these dark times during the pandemic? Dr Death: We are working from home and spending time with our family. We practiced weekly before all this went down and are currently perfecting our craft individually. We are using this time to write new lyrics, new riffs, create stage props, and anything […]

ALBUMS

SYMBOLIK – Emergence

In 2019 The Artisan Era have created incredible albums from Inanimate Existence, Equipoise, Flub and Warforged, with all being fantastic in their own way. Now, California’s technical death metal band Symbolik marked their return after nine years being absent in the scene. This time, they’ve created the debut full-length under The Artisan Era called Emergence. To describe their sound is taking influences from The Black Dahlia Murder, Vale Of Pnath, Wretched, Alterbeast and old Inferi but in a much more […]

ALBUMS

…AND OCEANS – Cosmic World Mother

For over 25 years in existence, Finland’s extreme metal legends …And Oceans have returned to unleash their first full-length in 18 years and are back once again with Season Of Mist to create a wonderfully made record with Cosmic World Mother. Originally started playing symphonic black metal, they’ve now shifted multiple variations of extreme metal including death, black, grindcore, electronic, and industrial metal but also maintaining that traditional sound will certainly please fans with this release. From their well crafted […]

INTERVIEWS

INTERVIEW with BLOOD INCANTATION

MPM: We took the time to speak with Paul Riedl the lead vocalist and guitarist of Denver, Colorado’s death metal band Blood Incantation! First off, how are you feeling today during these pandemic events? BI: Hi Jake. Things are fine here, just waiting out this quarantine, same as everyone. MPM: As someone who’s been following the band since 2016’s Starspawn, Hidden History Of The Human Race is getting massive acclaim across the metal world. How’s the reception and overall progression […]

NEWS

NERVOSA Part Ways With Two Members

Brazilian female thrash metal band Nervosa announced that bassist/vocalist Fernanda Lira and drummer Luana Dametto have parted ways with the band, leaving guitarist and founding member Prika Amaral the only one for now. Statement from Nervosa: Nervosa will never die! Despite all the rumours Nervosa will continue. Fernanda and Luana are no longer part of Nervosa, they decided to leave the band. There are many reasons and each one of us has their own but since 2 years Nervosa has […]

NEWS

SPIRITUS MORTIS Begin Working On New Album

Finland’s doom metal veterans Spiritus Mortis are currently working on new material for their new studio record. So far untitled album will be out in early 2021, with the new single coming up later this year. Comments briefly the band: ”In these doomy times we are forging a brand new album. Single coming later this year and the whole beauty in early 2021. Be safe people!”  

ALBUMS

LINDSAY SCHOOLCRAFT – Martyr

It’s very rare in this day and age to enjoy a particular female artist, but I’ve came to a realization that Lindsay Schoolcraft‘s Martyr won me over as the best solo album of 2019. Those who don’t know Lindsay, she was a member from United Kingdom’s extreme metal band Cradle Of Filth from 2013 to 2020 being with the band for over seven years and given that retrospect, she became a global phenomenon when she debuted her musical talent on […]

NEWS

DRACONIAN Unveil New Album Details

Swedish gothic doom/death metal legends Draconian are back with the new album announcement. Almost five years after the release of their latest long player Sovran Draconian now present Under A Godless Veil, due out October 30, 2020 via Napalm Records. Draconian states: “To Draconian, Under A Godless Veil is by far the most diverse album we have created. Inspired by some of the music closest to Johan’s heart; everything from traditional Doom to scaled-down, Gothic rock-inspired pieces and more. Some […]

NEWS

ALESTORM Release New Music Video

Alestorm present “Tortuga”, the new song from the group’s forthcoming studio record Curse Of The Crystal Coconut, coming out on May 29th via Napalm Records. The song is accompanied by the official video, available for streaming down under.  

NEWS

KATATONIA Premiere Third Single Before Album Release

Katatonia‘s new record City Burials is coming out tomorrow through Peaceville Records. Just before the new offering sees the light, “The Winter Of Our Passing” single has surfaced online. This is their third one prior the official release day. Of the new track vocalist Jonas Renkse states: “The Winter Of Our Passing” is a concise song that mixes electronic elements with a classic Katatonia chorus. It’s a song about surrender and trying to navigate the darkness.”