Album Review: The Smashing Pumpkins – Shiny and Oh So Bright Vol. 1 (Napalm Records)

After years of hinting at a reunion The Smashing Pumpkins are back in full force with a brand new album titled Shiny and Oh So Bright, Vol. 1 / LP: No Past. No Future. No Sun out now via Napalm Records.

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Album Review – Sorgir by Skálmöld (Napalm Records)

Icelandic folk/Viking metal band have released Skálmöld have released their 5th studio album titled Sorgir via Napalm Records. Sorgir was released on the 12th of October and it is one of the finest folk metal album you will hear in 2018.

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Album Review: Devildriver – Outlaws ‘Til The End: Vol. 1 (Napalm Records)

Imagine groove-metal played at an intense pace. Imagine that sound but covering some of music’s most famous country songs. Well, what you’ve just pictured is Devildriver’s Outlaws ‘Til the End: Vol. 1.

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EP Review – House of Doom by Candlemass (Napalm Records)

Swedish doom masters, Candlemass, have released a brand new 4 track EP called House of Doom released on the 25th of May via Napalm Records. House of Doom, the song, is actually also the soundtrack to an online/mobile game of the same name, co-designed by the band.

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Album Review – The Shadow Theory by Kamelot (Napalm Records)

Melodic, power, symphonic metal masters Kamelot released their 12th studio album on April the 6th via Napalm Records. That album is called The Shadow Theory and it continues the band’s long tradition of refinement and class.

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Album Review – Wrath of the Beast by Thy Antichrist (Napalm Records)

Respected and hard working American black metal band Thy Antichrist have released a long awaited new album called Wrath of the Beast. Wrath of the Beast was released on the 23rd of February via Napalm records.

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UnholyDarklotus’ Favourite Albums of 2017 ( Numbers 15 to 6)

So this is the second of 3 lists that will count down my Top 25 Albums of 2017. A year that has thrown forth a plethora of top, top quality rock and metal albums.

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UnholyDarklotus’ Favourite Albums of 2017 ( Numbers 25 to 16)

2017 has been a very good year for metal. I feel like I am saying that a lot these days but it is true. I have had the pleasure of listening to some astonishingly good music.

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