Lucky thirteenth for German pure metal stalwarts Primal Fear on Metal Commando
Who says sequels are never as good as the originals? The UK prog kings pick up from where 2018’s Vector left off – and serve up a modern masterpiece in the process.
Corpsing’s new album Civilisation Under Nefarious Tyrants prove UK death metal is alive and seething
US hardcore bruisers The Acacia Strain offer a savage state-of-the-world address on new album Slow Decay
Euro thrash warhorses Destruction show no sign of slowing on new live album Born To Thrash
It took ten years for Blackfoot to become an overnight success, and a week for the Album Of The Week Club members to compose the definitive review of Strikes
Asylums build up a head of steam for third album Genetic Cabaret with producer Steve Albini
Former Accept vocalist Udo Dirkschneider hooks up with the concert band of the German armed forces on We Are One. Of course he does.
Joy Division's Closer: as the NME commented with wry understatement: “[This album] cannot have been easy to record”
Lancaster rockers Massive Wagons unleash the decibels with studio album number five, House Of Noise
British radio-rock stalwarts Bush let their guard down on album number eight, The Kingdom
Fantasies Of A Stay At Home Psychopath by The Blinders is the definitive dark rock diatribe for lockdown Britain