Forest of Gloom is an immersive single that plays out like a dirge with an ironic yet welcome leaning toward the epic. This epic web runs throughout the length of this piece, bringing to mind a bard’s chronicling of a great adventure, trudging decisively through plains soaking in the nature’s majestic splendor before all calm is pierced with bloodletting, the clash of weapons and a forest of wailing souls.
Shun the Reptile, the vicious new album from Cape Town’s Zombies Ate My Girlfriend releases on the 2nd November 2018. The band have decided to give you a taste of what’s to come and release one track before the album drops. Immolation delves into some dark and very real subject matter about daily life in South Africa, guitarist Adriano Rodrigues comments: “ We live in a very violent place. There […]
Plug Music Agency and Pure Grain Audio are very happy to announce South African tour dates for Swiss melodic metal giants Dreamshade for early 2019. Playing their infectious style of metal, the band has taken the metal world by storm with their melodic hooks and amazing performances.
This writer still contends that Petrika is one of the most versatile rock bands out of the 254, representing a new generation of ragged college bound, brown bottle wielding rockers, perhaps a testament to how much the local scene has changed over the years.
Nairobi’s metalcore/post-harcore quartet Irony Destroyed just dropped their second single this year. Immortal Ego is the band’s first official single that includes a feature, and from none-other than Lord Spikeheart (The Seeds of Datura/Lust of A Dying Breed).