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Sanctuary are ‘Frozen’

Fine, I'll admit that I haven't even tried with the title pun. But Sanctuary are back and awesome, so it doesn't matter! For the uninitiated, Sanctuary is the thrash metal band founded by Warrel Dane and Jim ... Read More...
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Happy Ben Robson Day, Everyone!

Hi, Heavyblog readers! I’m Ben Robson, a guy who likes metal and stuff! After I suffered a soul-crushing internet contest defeat last week, Jimmy (Alkahest) brightened my day by offering me the consolation priz... Read More...
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The Agonist – Prisoners

You know, The Agonist are a damn solid band. They're one of the few female fronted bands that are actually carried by the immense skill of the singer instead of her looks (even though Alyssa White-Gluz is very pretty), and even without her, the riffing is good enough to make the band worthwhile. Over the years, they've gotten heavier and downright better, and their third album Prisoners sounded like it would be their best to date. Is it so?