The Extol Reunion Theory

People theorize Jim Morrison is still alive, while others strive to prove Paul McCartney died. Some people stay closer to believability and posit ideas about tours or upcoming albums. There’s always some wild speculation going around to some degree, and I’m presently guilty of it. I think progressive metal legends Extol…

Beneath the Massacre – Incongruous

Beneath the Massacre Incongruous 01. Symptoms 02. Hunted 03. Left Hand 04. Hopes 05. It 06. Light 07. Incongruous 08. Pedestal 09. Grief 10. Damages 11. Unheard [02/14/12] [Prosthetic Records] When it comes to overtly technical metal, I drew the line in the sand long ago; if you’re going to…

Everything Went Black – Cycles of Light

Everything Went Black Cycles of Light 01. XI 02. Gods Of Atlantis 03. Halo Of Vultures 04. Lifeless 05. Parades 06. Thorn Feeders 07. Amongst Wolves 08. Kingdoms 09. Baptists [01/17/12] [Lost Shepherd/Prosthetic Records] Crossover, metalcore, metallic hardcore, all these are subgenres of heavy metal, which combine the various elements…

Basick Records Partners With Prosthetic Records/RED For North American Distribution

It looks like Heavy Blog’s favorite record label Basick Records are becoming more accessible. No, it’s not because they’ve stopped signing experimental/prog bands in favor of autotuned genericore, but because they’ve partnered up with Prosthetic Records and SONY’s RED Distribution to bring their catalog of music across the pond to…