Album Review SACRED STEEL Heavy Metal Sacrifice

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SACRED STEEL “Heavy Metal Sacrifice”

Cruz del Sur Music

Am I getting old? Or is just that Power metal bands don’t impress me too much, unless they have something really extraordinaire? Anyway, these German veterans released the tenth album of their career, and although I’ve been listening to it all day in the office, this doesn’t make me move my ass off.

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Album Review BOOZE CONTROL The Lizard Rider

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BOOZE CONTROL “The Lizard Rider”

Infernö Records

Well, this is made of pure fucking steel. On the third album, this young band delivered a really good piece of heavy metal, seriously. It’s superlative HEAVY METAL that keeps the original spirit of the genre.

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Album Review DARK FOREST Beyond the veil

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DARK FOREST “Beyond the veil”

Cruz del Sur Music

Excellent!! What a piece of shinny and strong heavy metal is here! After last album “The Awakening” (read the review here) in 2014 this English band returned with a new recording which can become a classic in some years.

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Album Review FORCER Spirit of Metal

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FORCER “Spirit of Metal”

American Line Prods/ Mictlan Prods/ Old Speaker Recs/ X Reviews Recs

A new generation of heavy metal bands is alive and kicking ass in Mexico. No doubt we are living important years for this genre, and the revival in some areas are excellent.

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Album Review ELVENSTORM Soulreaper

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ELVENSTORM “Soulreaper”

Infernö Records

The more I hear this 4 tracks EP the more I get hooked with vocalist Laura Ferreux. She has developed a quite melodic but powerful style and definitely she has increased a lot her style since last album “Blood Leads to Glory”.

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Album Review KING HEAVY

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KING HEAVY “King Heavy”

Cruz del Sur Music

Aaaargh!! This is another addition to my list of discoveries of the year. It’s nothing but a finest obscured heavy metal band forged with extremely good metal elements and huge knowledge of the doom metal genre.

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