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Diskreet: Infernal Rise
3 out of 5 skulls

Infernal Rise

DISKREET is billed as a technical death metal act. Sure there are some instances of DESPISED ICON start and stop brutality, but these guys from […]

All Out War: Assassins In The House Of God
4 out of 5 skulls

All Out War
Assassins In The House Of God

I’ve been waiting for this album for a long time. After listening to the band’s 2003 release Condemned to Suffer ad naseum, I’ve been itching […]

Chimaira: Resurrection
3.5 out of 5 skulls


There are parts of me that really wanted to like this release more than I did. With the recent split from Roadrunner Records and internal […]

Thumbscrew: Within Hearts of Redemption
3.5 out of 5 skulls

Within Hearts of Redemption

Thumbscrew has a pretty interesting mix of influences heard in their brand of noise/metal. There’s a good amount of Dillinger Escape Plan technicality, Converge’s raw, […]

Terror: Always the Hard Way
4 out of 5 skulls

Always the Hard Way

After releasing on incredible EP and an even more impressive debut full length with Trustkill records, how could this L.A. band seriously top themselves? Simple. […]

Bury Your Dead: Beauty and the Breakdown
3 out of 5 skulls

Bury Your Dead
Beauty and the Breakdown

After the huge success that was Cover Your Tracks, you would think that Bury Your Dead would have lost a bit of their sense of […]

Raised Fist: Sound Of The Republic
3 out of 5 skulls

Raised Fist
Sound Of The Republic

Raised Fist is a band that I’ve been listening to for quite some time now. While their sound may shift slightly from album to album, […]

Full Blown Chaos: Within the Grasp of Titans
3 out of 5 skulls

Full Blown Chaos
Within the Grasp of Titans

Before I get into the review, there are a couple of items that I need to address regarding the difference between Full Blown Chaos‘ last […]

Remembering Never: God Save Us
2.5 out of 5 skulls

Remembering Never
God Save Us

So what do you do when your message is repeatedly taken out of context and totally misunderstood, misinterpreted and spun the wrong way? Well, if […]

First Blood: Killafornia
3.5 out of 5 skulls

First Blood

I hope you’ve got your mouth piece in and helmet strapped on securely, because you are about to take a hell of a beating. First […]