Pagan Metal is pretty hip at the moment and the new trend in the Metal scene.
The likeble Swiss Eluveitie might have their breakthrough with their new album Slania, featuring perfect Pagan/Viking Metal mixed with traditional Death Metal style, that can easily compete with genre celebrities like Amon Amarth, Finntroll or ... more/mehr
Everything Remains (as it never was)
Those who liked Eluveities ``Slania``, should now be very happy. After the rather quiet ``Evocation I``, the Swiss guys and girls are now back with full force. When listening the first time to their new one, you will quickly recognize that this one is neither for whimps, nor easy to consume, and by no means one-dimensional. It needs ... more/mehr
The last release of Eluveitie called "Everything Remains" really blew me away. The mixture of a really hard and heavy basement combined with hoarse growls, melodic components and some folk elements was simply great. Interestingly, their new opus "Helvetios" works exactly the same way but this time, the Swiss are not able to knock ... more/mehr
Since forming their gang in 2002, Eluveitie have been known for hard (Death) Metal with Gothenburg influences and folky elements inspirations. Once a pure studio project, the band has since become the most successful Metal export from Switzerland. Over the past ten years, the Swiss did not only develop their own sound, they also ... more/mehr
The fourth album of those Fantasy Metallers opens a new and glorious chapter in Elvenking´s history.
The guys from the south offer an innovative Power Metal CD that impresses with intensity, creativity, poetry and power, the band with singer Damnagoras pulls off a perfect balance between tough stuff and melodies.