Metal Marmite Episode 2

Many thanks for all those that checked out last weeks Metal Marmite. It ended up being the most viewed page on the blog. So here we go again with 3 releases that you’ll either love, or hate. We begin with Oklahoma City based progressive Death Metal trio Dischordia. A band that’ll definitely fuck with your…

Verwoed – Bodemloos

Verwoed – Bodemloos (Argento Records) It’s becoming a very common theme this year, one man bands that eventually end up as full blown bands. Here we have Verwoed from Utrecht in Holland, formed by Erik B. as Woudloper in 2014, who released one (very good) demo under that name and then a single, which was…

Metal Marmite Episode 1

Metal Marmite I receive so many promos each month. Some get rejected straight away based on genre, and others, well, I can appreciate the musicianship and the production etc… but the music isn’t always to my taste. So here’s a selection of new releases. Some you may like, and some you may hate. We’ll begin…

Album of the Week: SpiritBell

Album of the Week SpiritBell – Guided by Evil Light (Witches Brew) SpiritBell were formed from the ashes of an Accept tribute band named Aiming High. Which was a good choice as it’s one of Accept’s better tracks. And that influence can still be heard in SpiritBell. A band that mixes up a whole load…

L’Homme Absurde – Monsters

L’Homme Absurde – Monsters (Fono Ltd) It’s horrible and grey outside. We’ve had rain the past 12 hours and the last of Storm Angus is blowing itself out. And we’ve only got another 12 or so hours of pissing down rain forecast. If only I had an album to play that fits this mood perfectly……