Melodic death metal is not exactly the genre to watch these days. It seems the heyday of it came and went rather quickly; if you ask some folks on the Internet, that golden age never came. That seems a bit harsh. The basics of the genre seem solid as they…
For the last six years in a row, we at Heavy Blog have continued a tradition of reaching out to friends, family, and other independent and unsigned artists in the online metal community and curate a free Christmas compilation as a gift to you, dear readers.
Featuring over 20 tracks from artists such as Sul ad Astral, Frontierer, Sectioned, Instar, Closet Witch, The Central, and more!
I’m extremely proud of this episode title, honestly. Anyway, this week we’re discussing a bunch of stuff. Machine Head falling apart, Sigh collaborating with an unsavory character, Spotify wanting your DNA, Siriusm XM wanting Pandora (and Eden wanting Sirius XM’s CEO, apparently), new stuff by Unearth, Promethean, Darkaeon, Abstract Void, “Germany’s Latest Black Metal Rapper” Grafi (thanks Axl), and the 10th anniversary of what is objectively the greatest album of all time, Trivium’s Shogun. Then, cool people time with Cultist Simulator, Maniac, and Mandy (both of those previous titles would apply to Mandy as well, by the way). Enjoy!