heavy metal

Valkyrie

Valkyrie – Shadows

Well, kudos for the name for a start! Opening with ‘Mountain Stomp’,  Valkyrie nail their colours to the mast. This fine tune is somewhat…

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Venomous Maximus – Firewalker

Though I don’t consider Venomous Maximus to be doom—they’re a little too up-tempo, IMO—these guys definitely stole the show at the third installment of Days…

Full Metal Parenting

Full Metal Parenting #8: GODS

A lot of metal fans will tell you that the genre has taken them on journeys to dark, unexpected, and wholly beautiful places, leading…

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Karkaos – Empire

I had not heard of the intriguingly named Karkaos before and this is a shame as they are a pretty decent band. Musically, the…

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Kolony – Sledge

Review by Steve Earles Canada is like a metallic Cauldron (pun intentional!) at the moment, constantly spewing forth molten metal into the world. And…