Tag: metal

February 19, 2020

February 18, 2020

Song of the Day: The Showdown - We Die Young

HEAVY METAL, Dudes! Despite popular opinions and clearly showing my lack of “scene cred”, I instantly connected with The Showdown “Temptation Come My Way” album back in 2007/2008 and haven’t changed my opinion since. David’s grit-filled voice is front and center just the way a good heavy metal band should be on the song, “We Die Young”.… Continued →

February 14, 2020

February 11, 2020

February 9, 2020

January 26, 2020

January 13, 2020

Song of the Day: Extol - Inferno

I listen to metal rather sparingly, but I love this song. When 1:10 kicks in, I feel like I’ve been transported to medieval times, and it makes me feel freaking epic. The drums sound like horses trotting while they pull their chariots, and the guitars bring to mind knights battling under a glow of flames.… Continued →

January 4, 2020

December 28, 2019

November 30, 2019

Beloved (US) Make Triumphant Return at the 2020 Edition of Furnace Fest

First of all, Furnace Fest will make a return in 2020 with an as yet to be determined/announced lineup….except in the case of BELOVED. Yep, the highly underrated Solid State Records band who released an Ep and Full length on Solid State Records (plus some other indie recordings pre-Solid State) before calling it quits with a few members joining other bands like Advent and The Almost (among others), IS BACK and ready to rock your faces off.… Continued →

November 21, 2019

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November 1, 2019

October 31, 2019

October 24, 2019

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October 5, 2019

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August 8, 2019