I have to admit that I have never been a big fan of Soulfly´s output. Certainly there were two or three real hits on every album but the rest was too weird for me with all that tribal and drum stuff. But with the recent CD „Dark Ages“ Max Cavalera created an overall fantastic album. Brasilian influences cannot be denied but are put ... more/mehr
No rest for Cavalera fans. As soon as the last Cavalera Conspiracy concert is over, you get a fresh breeze from another direction, in form of the new SOULFLY-Album ‚Conquer’.
And this wind turns into a tornado as soon as you listened to the first riffs. No matter how high the stakes were, SOULFLY put out their heaviest Metal ... more/mehr
Hola! Max Cavalera and his men delivered a really heavy album, Enslaved. It´s good that one can´t see or smell Max when listening to the album because it could turn one off from the otherwise mighty creation. Brutal hardness is mixed with melodic and slightly oriental impact. It looks like bassist Tony Campos (Ex-Static-X) and ... more/mehr
Love is a lie we both believed
The album “Love Is A Lie We Both Believed” lies in a specific way right between the areas of nowadays popular Dark Pop and Rock. You cannot avoid a comparison with the band „Negative“ just looking at the Cover. Guitars and drums dominate the verses, during the chorus they usually drown in keyboard waves. This is basically the recipe ... more/mehr
Writings On The Wall
The five Finnish guys of Sonicmind release here their own production of the single “Face Off”, which contains three songs. It is difficult to put the music into one special genre, because already in the title track the Scandinavians change a lot between the different styles. While there is melodic Power Metal in the stanzas, the ... more/mehr