Power metal pioneers Helloween are back with their sixteenth album, their first with the Pumpins United line-up featuring Kai Hansen and Michael Kiske back in the band. Was it worth the wait? Continue reading
Sweden’s Therion is back with a new album, Leviathan. But can are they able to put out a solid album after a few unusual side steps? Let’s find out. Continue reading
Every relationship needs a healthy break sometimes, and after a prolonged one with Dutch sympho metallers Epica we’re ready to give them another try. Continue reading
We take a long hard look at Nightwish’s new opus and come away not entirely convinced.
With their third album it seems Burning Witches have finally found their sweet spot. Time to do some dancing with the devil. Continue reading
Twenty years in the making, Blind Guardian’s full-orchestral album has finally dropped. Let’s see if it was worth the wait. Continue reading
Sabaton comes panzering along for the ninth time with The Great War. But is this the war to end all wars? Continue reading
Cellar Darling is back to weave a second spell, but is it strong enough? Continue reading
Battle Beast‘s Anton Kabanen is back with vengeance, and a new-ish kind of beast. We take a look at its debut album Berserker.