Posts Tagged: Death

Mantas — Death By Metal

Originally written for About Heavy Metal. *                    *                   * Before Chuck Schuldiner formed him now-legendary band Death, one of the pioneers of the very early death metal sound, there was Mantas. Based in Orlando, FL, they existed… Read more »

Dim Mak — The Emergence of Reptilian Altars

Originally written for About Heavy Metal. *                     *                   * Dim Mak are a death metal band from New Jersey, featuring John Longstreth (Gorguts) on drums and Shaune Kelley (Hate Eternal) on guitars. The Emergence Of Reptilian Altars is… Read more »

Vile — Metamorphosis

Originally written for About Heavy Metal. *                   *               * An album title like Metamorphosis prepares the listener for a rebirth or a renewal, a transformative effort that redefines the band’s soundtrack. In the case of Vile’slatest full-length album, the title could… Read more »

Vallenfyre — A Fragile King

Originally written for About Heavy Metal. *                   *                * British death/doom metal band Vallenfyre is not a traditional super-group. The story of Vallenfyre and A Fragile King has its origins deep in grief. Late in 2009, vocalist and lead guitarist Gregor… Read more »