Author: Darren Cowan

Incite Interview

American heavy metal, it’s God-damn electric, as a leader of American metal, Philip Anselmo once said in his band, Pantera. …

Destruction – Diabolical Review

German thrash legends Destruction return with another fine offering of thrash metal in Diabolical. The said album is monumental as …

Within The Abyss: March 2022

Welcome to another installment of the monthly black metal column Within The Abyss, examining black metal from all around the …

Vio-Lence Interview

Vio-Lence are a crucial San Francisco Bay-Area thrash band. Forming in 1985, their 1988 debut full-length Eternal Nightmare is hailed …

Ashes Of Ares Interview

Most of our readers know Matt Barlow as the former vocalist of Iced Earth. He showed incredible range and passion …

Cradle Of Filth Interview

2021 is a landmark year for Cradle Of Filth. The group have achieved a milestone. This year marks the band’s …

Within The Abyss: September 2021

Welcome to another installment of Within The Abyss. Each month I review albums from humanity’s darkest form of music, black …

Arcturus Interview

Arcturus are at the forefront of the Norwegian metal scene with their mind-expanding brand of music. They were a vastly …

Within The Abyss: August 2021

Welcome to another installment of Within The Abyss. Each month I dissect albums from the global black metal scene with …

Within The Abyss: July 2021

Within The Abyss is a monthly black metal column meant to shed light (or darkness) on black metal albums featuring …

Within The Abyss: June 2021

Welcome satanic hordes to another installment of Within The Abyss. Each month we review black metal albums from bands from …

Grief Collector Interview

Minneapolis-based Grief Collector are a three-piece doom collective featuring vocalist Robert Lowe. Many of our readers will recognized the name …

Within The Abyss: May 2021

Within The Abyss is a monthly black metal column meant to shed light (or darkness) on black metal albums featuring …

Within The Abyss: April 2021

Welcome to another installment of Within The Abyss. Each month I review black metal albums, looking at a variety of …