The Safety Fire – Mouth Of Swords

Five years back when The Safety Fire first popped up with their debut EP, Sections, their take on progressive metal involved swathes of broken, discordant shouting and harsh instrumentation powered by a rumbling war machine of bass-loaded guitars and drums. As they have developed their style they have wound back the distortion and begun showing off a surprising lightness of touch and wicked sense of melody that is characterized by their evocative arpeggiated stringwork. Now with their new album, Mouth Of Swords, continuing this upward trend they have easily their most accessible work to date.

Undying Inc. Make An ‘Ironclad’ Comeback!

Indian progressive-thrash metallers Undying Inc. have made a comeback after a two year long hiatus with their new single ‘Ironclad’. Last year, Undying Inc. saw itself crumbling away when two out of the four band-members, vocalist Shashank Bhatnagar and drummer Yuvraj Sen, left. Luckily, vocalist Shashank and the band resolved their issues with…

Stream Carcass’ Triumphant Return ‘Surgical Steel’ In Its Entirety RIGHT NOW!!!

In case any part of that headline was misleading, Carcass’ comeback album, Surgical Steel, is steaming over at Headbäng, the MSN Music metal blog! Surgical Steel marks the first album since 1996’s Swansong from the death metal legends. Our own Inhumed gave a glowing review of the album, and having heard the album myself, I concur…