• Schammasch “Hearts of No Light” album review

    Swiss black metal avant-garde band Schammasch return with their brand new album ‘Hearts Of No Light’, which lays its foundation in the heights of their past work while presenting their most flowing and organic approach to date – pitch-black at its core and vast and expansive in experimentation. The band’s...
  • Dordeduh – Ten Years Anniversary

    I will write this review as a “thank you for your music!” note for this band. Quantic Club venue was embraced with the presence of one of the most renowned Romanian metal acts. Dordeduh celebrates the 10 anniversary with an exclusive set of songs, with lots of friends and...
  • About Amenra, YLVA and E-L-R gig

    Today I find myself in a difficult position because I have to write about one of the bands I like the most. And, of course, I am subjective so needless to say I’m developing something of a crush on this massive doom/sludge band.  As support acts, the evening was...
  • METAL GATES FESTIVAL 2019-DAY TWO

    Sunday, and the second day of the third incarnation of Metal Gates Festival in Bucharest. After yesterday’s fantastic sets from Dark Tranquillity, Hamferd and Molybaron, today promises much with highly anticipated sets from Antimatter and Officium Triste. The second day of the Metal Gates festival starts with the doom/death tunes by...
  • Dopethrone – live in Quantic (opening acts: Tragic & Roadkillsoda)

    After a short break I decided to come back just in time to see one of the best bands from the Sludge/doom genre: Dopethrone. Tuesday night in Quantic was an unforgettable one. Three bands, one night and a lot of headbanging. The first band on stage was Tragic from...
  • Metal Gates Festival 2019-day one

    The rock-festival calendar is largely defined by two elements: the lazy summer months and the long-awaited fall-festivals such as Old Grave Festival. But Bucharest’s Metal Gates is putting in the work to maintain a thriving rock music festival scene in Romania even as the seasons’ change and the skies...
  • Old Grave Fest VIII (2019)

        In case you missed it, last weekend the 8th edition of Old Grave Fest took place in Fabrica, Bucharest. The already renowned old school/extreme metal festival is a staple for the underground crowd in Bucharest and beyond. The whole event stretched for two days, the line-up consisting...
  • BORKNAGAR (Norway) – Voices single / official video

    BORKNAGAR (Norway) – Voices single / official video Taken from Up North LP 2019 Century Media Released 27.09.2019   I somehow saw this coming for almost two weeks now, when the first single of the new album of the Norses of Borknagar Up North was released as a beautiful...
  • Mgła; Martwa Aura and Dagorath- Live in Quantic

    Quantic, the club where the event took place has become in the past months a hot spot for any type of events from concerts to festivals. The club has a separate room from the one with the stage. The room being ideal to get a snack, being open during...