Rating: 9/10 Release: 1 January 2020 Label: Independent Mexican Guitars mixed with Aztec Folklore and Melodic Death Metal are opening my folk-metal.nl year 2021 with the first track “Sangre por Sangre” from the second full-length release “Legion Mexica” by Aztlan. The seven-headed band out of Mexico City is once again …Continue reading →
Rating: 10/10 Release: 11 December 2020 Label: Inverse Records First of all I really need to state that the rating of this album has nothing to do with the upcoming holidays and is not ment as a gift.Einvigi just deserved to get the full score and are for sure one …Continue reading →
Rating: 9/10 Release: 1 February 2021 Label: Shaman Voice Production With “The Chant of the Trees” we received the first debut album to review for the next year, which is scheduled to be released via Shaman Voice Production on the 01.02.2021 (digital release). At the moment there is not really …Continue reading →
Ratng: 7/10 Release: 24 November 2020 Label: Sliptrick Records Helena Aleksandre’s is discribing themselves as Russian Progessive Folk Metal and Hard Rock artist who is presenting us with “Angels don’t sleep” their debut album, which had been released on the 24.11.2020 via Sliptrick Records. The release is combining a lot …Continue reading →
It is a pleasure for me to have the opportunity to make today an interview with Zagan from the Folk/Viking Metal pioneers of Black Messiah.
Even that your latest release “Walls of Vanaheim“ already leads back three years ago, there is always some activity going on within Black Messiah. Already in the summer of 2019 you announced a re-release of your first full length release “Sceptre of Black Knowledge“ ( Black Metal Release) and you planned to play some exclusive “Old School Shows” with songs from your first two albums. Why you decided to do so? What was the feedback out of your fan base?
Rating: 8.9/10 Release: 24 Oktober 2020 Label: Independent CelestiC out of Aix en Province in France is a one man project band from the Raphael, who just released on the 24.10.2020 its full length debut album “Glory to the Sword”. Even that we are talking here about a debut record …Continue reading →
Rating: 9/10 Release: 20 November 2020 Label: Trollzorn If you would have asked me in March 2020 what we could expect from this year in respect of Folk Metal I would had been quite reluctant to forecast anything. Nearly a half year later the situation looks quite differently. The year …Continue reading →
First of all thanks a lot for your time! Could you please be so kind and introduce yourselves to our readers and give us a little information about your bands history? “Hello there! Thank you for having us. We are an eight-member pack from the biggest village in Czechia, Brno, combining symphonic and folk metal music since 2013. Strong male growl, soft feminine vocals, guitars, drums, keyboard, flute and violin are our weapons and stage is our battleground. It all comes in the wild and animalistic package on our gigs and melancholic, emotive and beautiful mood in our music.”
Rating: 9/10 Release: 20 September 2020 Label: On Fire Records “Gritaré para aquellos que se niegan a ver: ¡que seguimos, seguimos, seguimos en pie! ” English Translation “I will scream for those who refuse to see: ¡That we continue, we continue, we continue standing! ” The first verse of Lepoka’s …Continue reading →
Rating: 9/10 Release: 24.07.2020 Label: Hellbone Records Stilema out of Ladispoli (Rome) is already active since 2004 and started as an accoustic folk band which recorded at that time a 6 six track demo, before they changed their name (formally Stilema XXI ) and released a more folk rock …Continue reading →