Interview with Forlorn Path

  Forlorn Path is a melodic black death metal band from the States (NJ) that in 2013 released their first full length “Man’s Last Portrait” with acclaimed critics. Dave and Yuriy kindly answered our questionnaire.   Define Forlorn Path in one tweet (140 characters) Dave: Brooding, in your face blackened doom metal. I don’t have […]

Interview with Kostnitsa

  Kostnitsa is russian duo totally committed with darkness. Their doomy black metal full of angish and pain takes us into a journey of impenetrable darkness. This band is really worth listening.   Define Kostnitsa in one tweet (140 characters) Kostnitsa is alloy of Black and Doom Metal, in other words cross of scorn and […]

Alt-Fest 2014 new confirmations

  Combichrist, Satyricon, Peter Murphy and more join Alt-Fest’s ever-expanding line-up     Dark festival Alt-Fest has confirmed new bands. Electro Metal five-piece, Combichrist, are the first of several new additions to Alt-Fest taking place 15-17th August at Boughton Estate, Kettering. The band will bring their collision of hardcore and electronic sounds to the main stage […]

Alt-Fest 2014 Trailer

Alt-Fest 2014 will boast 5 days of camping and 3 days of live music, with over 180 bands spread over 7 festival zones. As well as dedicated Extreme Metal, Gothic, Industrial and Steampunk Stages, Alt-Fest will host an eclectic main stage line-up with “must” bands to watch at least once in life such as Front 242, […]

Top Black Metal albums 2013

At Growl Metal Zine love rankings. Now, when 2013 has reached its end we would like to put the last year in review by ranking our top 10 black metal albums 2013:   10- DARKTHRONE – HE UNDERGROUND RESISTANCE 9- AOSOTH – IV: AN ARROW IN HEART 8- DEAFHEAVEN – SUNBATHING 7- TERRA TENEBROSA – […]

Brutal Assault 2014 new announcements

Six new confirmed bands! Brutal Assault 2014 proudly confirms hugely influential UK black metal legendary band VENOM, German thrash metal veterans SODOM, Swedish dark rockers KATATONIA, French orthodox blackers AOSOTH, Irish folk metallers CRUACHAN and funeral doom metal band from Germany WORSHIP.

Interview with Darkness by Oath

  Swedish machinery engineered by basques, Darkness by Oath is a promising band that caught the attention of Metal Blade Records to release their albums in EUA.  A perfect combination and equilibrium of melody and aggression supported by a powerful staging   Define your band in one tweet (140 characters) Darkness by Oath, melodic death metal […]

Interview with Pendulous

  Pendulous is an american heavy doom band with slow and repeated melodies  accompanied with suffering voices from the deeps   Define your band in one tweet (140 characters) Pendulous is a heavy, atmospheric, emotive music for people who strive to understand all that encompasses our human nature.   Whats is the current status of […]

Siberia – A War Inside My Head review

  Siberia is a young band (2009) that punch us with his first LP. Technical, powerful and elaborated metalcore   Style: Metalcore   Better than its predecesor? The previous EP contains two songs of this album. (Not applicable)   Highs: The songs of the album are very well structured, consistent and without forgetting the melody It […]

Interview with Aklash

Aklash have all the elements to thrill the listener. Slow and repeated melodies  impregnated of a mystical atmosphere. It’s naked music without tricks   Define your band in one tweet (140 characters) Aklash exists to pay homage to the nobility of the natural world, explore the omnipotent spirituality of the universe and proclaim the restoration […]