Rings of Saturn – Ultu Ulla Album Review

Rings of Saturn have been abusing musical boundaries since their inception in 2009. Despite numerous member changes, founding member Lucas Mann continues to lead the charge with mind bending compositions and other-worldly riff-packed albums. They do so once again with the soon to be released, Ultu Ulla Nuclear Blast Records.  It's no wonder behind the band name. … Continue reading Rings of Saturn – Ultu Ulla Album Review

Chiral – “The Gazer’s Throne” Single Review

Italy's Chiral is one of those bands that is impossible to categorize.  In fact, the "band" is but one incredibly talented man. "The Gazer's Throne" is the new single from Chiral.  exclusively released on the cassette version of Gazing Light Eternity on Folkvangr Records. However, the digital download version is also available now. What we have … Continue reading Chiral – “The Gazer’s Throne” Single Review

Marzi Montazeri ft. Tim “Ripper” Owens – “The Uprising” EP Album Review

Hold the press!  The plan was to cover some dark ambiance until I saw the words "Tim Ripper Owens" in my Inbox.  I've been a fan since the ridiculously underrated Judas Priest "Jugulator" days. I'll be blunt...I'd never heard of Marzi Montazeri prior to this listen.  Hailing from Houston, Texas, he was a member of … Continue reading Marzi Montazeri ft. Tim “Ripper” Owens – “The Uprising” EP Album Review