Guitars in Draghkar, Azath, and Serpent Rider. Owner of Nameless Grave Records, and editor of The Highway Corsair print zine.
Entering the Underground #16: Diabolizer Deals Out “Khalkedonian Death”
We speak to Mustafa Gürcalioğlu (also of Decaying Purity, Hyperdontia, Engulfed) about Diabolizer's debut full-length and the fine-tuned aggression behind the project.
Knife’s Filthy Speed Metal Opens Deadly Wounds “Inside the Electric Church” (Track + Video…
The German speed metal group unveils a track and video from their upcoming self-titled debut: a wicked slice of speed metal, black metal, and punk.
Nocturnal Wanderer Bestows Upon Us The “Gift of the Night” (Early Album Stream + Interview…
Mixing classic black metal with classic heavy metal and mesmerizing melody, the debut release from this shadowy band is a captivating listen. Read an interview and listen to the album now.
Ghastly Treads The “Mercurial Passages” Of Delightfully Bizarre Death Metal (Interview wit…
Ghastly's third full-length "Mercurial Passages", released earlier this year, is weirder and more inventive than ever. We spoke with multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Ian J D'Waters.
“At One With None”: Portrait’s Powerful Heavy Metal Remains Peerless (Interview with Guita…
With their fifth full-length out this week, we talked to guitarist Christian Lindell about the band's new album, their writing process, and how they've continued to stand out in the metal scene.
Entering the Underground #15: Decrepisy Rises In The Pacific Northwest
Decrepisy, the latest project of Kyle House (Vastum, Acephalix, and more), has come into existence following House's move to Portland. Read an interview with House about the band's debut "Emetic Communion."
Ænigmatum “Deconsecrate” Death Metal Through Sublime Strangeness (Early Album Stream + Int…
Stream the whirlwind sophomore album from these Portland death metal maniacs and check out a Q&A with guitarist/vocalist Kelly McLaughlin.
Entering the Underground #14: Starlight Ritual’s Classic Metal Is “Sealed in Starlight”
Starlight Ritual channels a powerful yet underrepresented form of classic heavy metal: the hard-rock-rooted majesty of the 1970-80s. Check out an interview with vocalist Damien Ritual.
Timelessly Foul: “World Without God” Demonstrated Convulse’s Death Metal Mastery
This classic Finnish death metal record was released thirty years ago in July 1991 and holds up still. While it wasn't the most progressive of offerings, it hits hard on a level that little else has managed to top.
Entering the Underground #13: Hexorcist Summons “Evil Reaping Death”
The 13th entry of Entering the Underground is suitably wicked: Florida's Hexorcist has set out to make swampy, unrelenting Satanic death metal and their just-out-yesterday new full-length proves they've succeeded. Read an interview with drummer "Hexorcist IV."