Opeth – Pale Communion

When the announcement was made that Opeth frontman Mikael Akerfeldt was not doing harsh vocals on 2011’s Heritage, fans were instantly torn. While some embraced the idea thanks to the phenomenal Damnation, which also featured no harsh vocals, most fans were skeptic. To the discontent of many, Heritage was far from Damnation 2.0, and…

Porcupine Tree On Hold

Porcupine Tree is easily one of my favorite bands. Their evolution from trippy space-prog to prog-metal over the past twenty years is nothing short of the workings of a musical mastermind Steven Wilson, and The Incident was a personal favorite of mine from 2009, both musically and in concept. Anyone…

Gojira – L’Enfant Sauvage

Gojira L’Enfant Sauvage 01. Explosia 02. L’Enfant Sauvage 03. The Axe 04. Liquid Fire 05. The Wild Healer 06. Planned Obsolescence 07. Mouth Of Kala 08. The Gift Of Guilt 09. Pain Is A Master 10. Born In Winter 11. The Fall [06/26/12] [Roadrunner Records] Barring the obvious anomaly of Slipknot,…

Gojira Announce New Album Details!

Finally the beast moves. Gojira have announced that their upcoming highly anticipated Roadrunner Records debut will be titled L’enfant Sauvage and will be released June 26th. Finally! L’enfant Sauvage is French for “The Wild Child.” Guitarist/vocalist Joe Duplantier explains the title: “When you become a musician, you don’t have a…