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Fyrecross – Burn Them to the Ground

Staked heretics from Athens, Fyrecross  play traditional old-school metal with crosses between power, shrieking vocals and melody. The inquisition began when four NWOBHM influenced guys met in late 2013 with classic heavy metal on the mind. Guitarists Giorgos Skourtaniotis and Matt Kliszka, drummer Charis Kambitsis, bassist Theo Karageorgos and vocalist

Böneyard – Below Mediocrity

Black thrash n’ roll from Athens, Greece come from the guys of Böneyard recording their Below Mediocrity EP earlier this year via Witches Brew. The sound is a low budget throwback to the vintage sounds of the thrash masters from their back in the day infancy when they did the

HorrorHound Bring Scares and Screams to Sharonville

The weekend of March 17-19, the Sharonville Convention Center, in Sharonville, Ohio hosted the area’s first weekend horror gathering of 2017. Mother nature was in a mood Friday afternoon as the horde of bleeding beauty’s, monsters, cosplay characters, creatures and fans waited for the doors to open for the bi-annual

Disboskator-Terror in Dreamland


  1/12/2017 - From Tuscany Italy, the trio known as Disboskator, unleash their new four song EP Terror in Dreamland with a sound laced with arachnid venom. The Italian thrashers formed in 2012 and in 2014 after a few rotations decided to pursue their path as a three-piece. They’ve proudly and

Celeb Car Crash -People Are the Best Show

Celeb Car Crash

Written by Mike Ritchie, November 16, 2016, at 4:05 p.m. Celeb Car Crash have put together 12 songs incorporating and encapsulating influences ranging from heavy grunge reaching back to ‘70s prog, showing respect to Buck Cherry, Nirvana, Foo Fighters and Smile Empty Soul along the way. People Are the Best Show

Holy Serpent Stream Temples at Metal Injection

10/7/2016 - Melbourne’s psychedelic stoner rock outfit Holy Serpent are streaming their new five track sophomore set Temples via Metal Injection here. Taking a rather punk attitude toward their musical flavoring, they’ve painted a portrait of ‘70s groove landscapes with psychedelic effects dripping off the strings with vocals that sound both

Unlit Face’s Everlasting Transformation

Unlit Face

Written by Mike Ritchie, August 7, 2016, at 1:49 a.m. Gothenburg’s Unlit Face brings multiple elements of prog, folk, death metal, grindcore and acoustic together delivering a multi-decade historical experience per song. Starting with gritty growls and ending with the fluent tranquility of folk with clean vocals. The sounds of the

Lacuna Coil’s Delirium

Lacuna Coil's Delirium

Lacuna Coil's Delirium Written by Mike Ritchie, June 5, 2016, at 1:31 p.m. Milan’s Lacuna Coil has brought forth a new record, self-described as pure insanity. Lacuna Coil's Delirium is explained as a record telling the stories of captured, entombed spirits and soul’s asylum bound, trapped in real life unhealthy, dangerous relationships

Halestorm bring women of rock to Cincinnati

Written by Mike Ritchie, May 2, 2016, at 6:53 p.m. Friday, April 29, the Taft Theatre was packed and treated to a night of powerful women behind the mic. The show featured three female fronted bands, showcased by two vocalists blazing the strings with adrenaline and attitude, and the opener delivering