Post Tagged with: "album review"

by / on September 16, 2015 at 1:46 pm / in Live Reviews, News

Review: No haze is gonna ruin my MTV World Stage!

 It was unfortunate the air was stifling with haze that tickled your nose and dried your throat, yet close to 20,000 fans were present at MTV World Stage 2015. Located in Sunway Lagoon Theme Park’s Surf Beach, Malaysia, a predictably young crowd alongside their parents cheered and shouted as the hosts opened the show.  

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by / on November 8, 2013 at 12:05 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

Motörhead Aftershock REVIEW

Lemmy and his Motörhead released their 21st studio album, Aftershock: “another relentless collection of tracks that your grandma and your neighbours will not like – and that you will play on volume 11.”

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by / on October 29, 2013 at 12:05 pm / in Album Reviews, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Death Angel – The Dream Calls for Blood

Technical, innovative and groundbreaking thrash metal band Death Angel released their latest album ‘The Dream Calls for Blood’. Review.

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by / on October 7, 2013 at 5:40 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Dream Theater – Dream Theater

Godfathers of progressive metal with a career spanning for more than 25 years, Dream Theater continue to make music. Their new album is the cornerstone of a new period for the band.

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by / on September 30, 2013 at 4:50 pm / in Album Reviews, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Carcass – Surgical Steel

This is Christmas before Christmas: a new studio album from legendary British death metal band Carcass. Read the elated review!

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by / on September 20, 2013 at 6:21 pm / in Album Reviews, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Avenged Sevenfold – Hail To The King

Avenged Sevenfold are back with an interesting stylistic change and a brand new album, ‘Hail To The King’. Review.

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by / on September 11, 2013 at 10:15 am / in Album Reviews, Dance / Electro

REVIEW: Goldfrapp – Tales Of Us

‘Tales Of Us’ is probably the most distinctively different album from British duo Goldfrapp: intimate, narrative and cinematic.

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by / on September 9, 2013 at 9:54 am / in Album Reviews, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Turisas – Turisas2013

Epic chanting, face painting, battle themes – Finnish folk metal band Turisas is back with a new album!

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by / on September 2, 2013 at 4:38 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Annihilator – Feast

Among the handful of metal bands coming from the land of the maple leaf are the resilient and talented Annihilator. Review of their latest album, Feast.

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by / on August 23, 2013 at 4:10 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Orphaned Land – All is One

Take Middle Eastern music, folk and metal, shake them well and you’ll get Orphaned Land’s latest opus, All is One.

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by / on August 22, 2013 at 3:45 pm / in Album Reviews, Indie / Alternative

REVIEW: White Lies – BIG TV

White Lies step up their 80s synth rock sound with BIG TV. So how BIG is this release anyway? Read the review.

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by / on August 8, 2013 at 3:24 pm / in Album Reviews, Culture, Indie / Alternative

REVIEW: Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros

“A good musical journey back into the era of flower power.” Read our review for Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros’ self-titled album.

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by / on August 6, 2013 at 4:30 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: U.D.O. – Steelhammer

U.D.O.’s fourteenth full-lengh can best be described as a solid collection of classic tunes for the ’80s metal afficionado. Album review.

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by / on July 22, 2013 at 2:50 pm / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Editors – The Weight Of Your Love

Cheesy? Overwrought? Just plain bad? Or, unequivocally honest and visceral? Read Indran Paramasivam’s review of Editors’ latest album.

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by / on July 1, 2013 at 12:16 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Autopsy – The Headless Ritual

Autopsy’s latest is a mind-blowing, gut-wrenching collection of tracks that is targeted at strong stomachs, sore seeking ears, bold minds, and necks that can take such a beating. Read the review.

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by / on June 24, 2013 at 1:52 pm / in Album Reviews, Artists / Bands, Culture, Hip Hop

REVIEW: Kanye West – Yeezus

In a wave of hype almost as big as his daughter’s name, Kanye West’s sixth studio album ‘Yeezus’ has landed on the scene. It already split the music world in half with love/hate reactions – which side are we on? Read the review.

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by / on June 3, 2013 at 2:17 pm / in Album Reviews, Culture, Dance / Electro

REVIEW: LOUISAHHH!!! – Transcend EP

LOUISAHHH!!!’s “Transcend” delivers two booming, deep and driven techno tracks that will take you back to the night. Read the review.

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by / on June 3, 2013 at 1:07 pm / in Album Reviews, Culture, Metal / Hard Rock

REVIEW: Amorphis – Circle

Amorphis’ “Circle” seems to be destined to be their best effort in years. Read Fabio Marraccini’s review.

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by / on May 22, 2013 at 10:02 am / in Album Reviews, Rock

REVIEW: Thirty Seconds to Mars – LOVE LUST FAITH + DREAMS

Thirty Seconds to Mars hit back with their fourth studio album. Was the band’s latest effort 2954 seconds of marvelous or 2954 seconds of mediocre? Read the review.

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by / on May 20, 2013 at 12:41 pm / in Album Reviews, Dance / Electro

REVIEW: Daft Punk – Random Access Memories

The French electronic prodigies rose to the occasion with an expectation-defying album focusing on their funk roots over their hyped electro stylings. Read the review.

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