Albums

Myrkur – Mareridt 

September 20, 2017 Dominic Abate 0

9/10 It’s almost impossible to talk about Myrkur without the inevitable debate about “is she black metal or not.” Personally, I’ve always thought this was a ridiculous argument to have, as Myrkur (AKA Amalie Bruun) […]

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Big Brave – Ardor

August 31, 2017 Dominic Abate 0

10/10 I have a special place in my heart for Big Brave. My first encounter with them was in early 2016 when they opened for Sleep. I had never heard of them before and somewhat […]

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Mountain God – Bread Solstice

May 17, 2017 Dominic Abate 0

8/10 Mountain God is an atmospheric doom metal trio hailing from Brooklyn, New York. Their latest release titled Bread Solstice is their third release as a band. Before I even began listening to Bread Solstice, I […]

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Radiant Knife – Self-titled

January 27, 2017 Dominic Abate 0

9/10 Hailing from Lafayette, Louisiana, Radiant Knife is a two-piece experimental metal band. Truthfully, I had no idea what to expect when I initially hit play on their self-titled record. Their sound can only be […]

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Speedracer – Deadly Breed

June 30, 2016 Dominic Abate 0

6/10 Hailing from Brisbane, Australia, Speedracer (presumably inspired by the manga/anime series of the same name) are a rock band in the same vein as bands like Queens of the Stone Age, Stone Temple Pilots, […]

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Depwine – Loathe EP

June 24, 2016 Dominic Abate 1

7/10 One thing I’ve always loved about my city (Montreal) is the amount of really good local bands that play on any particular night. You can pretty much go out to any local bar, pub, […]

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Kvelertak – Nattesferd

June 10, 2016 Dominic Abate 0

9/10 Let me start this review off by stating the obvious: if you don’t know who Kvelertak are, then you really should get acquainted with them immediately. Hailing from Norway, Kvelertak are a self-described “Black & […]