Release Day Roundup – 5/11/18

Each month, we always seem to come to the same conclusion when it comes to our Editors’ Picks column: Friday release days open the floodgates and unleash a seemingly endless stream of quality new music. But while some of our Editors and Contributors sit down gleefully each week to dive into this newly stocked treasure…

What Heavy Blog Is Really Listening To – 3/1/15

During his time as weekend editor here, one of the consistently most popular features Brian Shields would run was the What We’re Really Listening To column, which would ask either Heavy Blog staff or musicians to share the music they’ve been jamming the most recently. We’ve decided that it was too fun…

Engel Question Your Place

For those unaware, Engel is Dark Tranquillity (DERP) In Flames guitarist Niklas Engelin’s side project. They perform a more alternative influenced style of Gothenburg metal, and their new video for ‘Question Your Place’ is a great introduction to their sound. They’ve included some dubstep elements in their sound and went…