Interview with Wrathblade.

For a few years now Wrathblade have been one of my favorite active heavy metal bands, and last year’s devastating God Of The Deep Unleashed just solidified that. Though they’ve been around for fifteen years now, they’ve only put out a handful of releases, and their relative lack of activity made me want to knowContinue reading “Interview with Wrathblade.”

Interview with Zealous Hellspell of Ordeals

New York City’s Ordeals came blazing into existence in 2011, but didn’t release anything until 2016’s Apotheosis,which was a malignant piece of black/death released originally as only a run of less than a hundred cassettes on a small German record label. Now they have their first release out since then, a split on much largerContinue reading “Interview with Zealous Hellspell of Ordeals”

Interview with Andrew D’Cagna of Ironflame

Ironflame came out of nowhere early this year from the mind of Andrew D’Cagna, shocking the world with potent riffs, catchy choruses, and gorgeous melodies. Despite having already played Legions of Metal fest in Chicago and having been invited to play Keep It True next year, not too much is known about the band atContinue reading “Interview with Andrew D’Cagna of Ironflame”

Interview with TG of Nihil Verum Nisi Mors (NVNM)

One of my favorite parts of the metal scene is how the passion of genuine diehards has led to various splintered microlabels across the world (according to the venerable metal-archives, there are tens of thousands of the things). A lot of those labels put out a single release or two and crumple under the responsibilityContinue reading “Interview with TG of Nihil Verum Nisi Mors (NVNM)”