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Jaded Heart | Guilty By Design

Jaded Heart | Guilty By Design

by Justin Gaines
– Sr. Columnist —

German Hard Rock turned Melodic Metal band Jaded Heart is back with a new studio album, their twelfth overall, titled Guilty By Design. The band has some new blood this time around, with guitarist Masahiro Eto and drummer Bodo Strickler replacing long time mem[…]

Dynazty | Titanic Mass

Dynazty | Titanic Mass

by Justin Gaines
– Sr. Columnist —

Swedish melodic rockers Dynazty raised a lot of eyebrows when they reinvented themselves as a Heavy Metal band for their 2014 album Renatus. They went from playing Hardcore Superstar/Crashdiet-style Sleaze Rock to a much harder-hitting (yet still melodic) Meta[…]

Grand Magus | Sword Songs

Grand Magus | Sword Songs

by Justin Gaines
– Sr. Columnist —

Sword Songs is a very appropriate title for the eighth full-length album from Swedish heavy/doom metal trio Grand Magus. The band’s evolution over the past few albums has found Grand Magus focused on shorter, catchier odes to Viking conquest and the glory of b[…]

Doro | Strong And Proud – 30 Years Of Rock And Metal

Doro | Strong And Proud – 30 Years Of Rock And Metal

by Alexandra Mrozowska
– Sr. Columnist —

It seems to be only yesterday that the self-described “lady in a Rock n’Roll hell” – or the First Lady of the German Metal Doro Pesch debuted However, facts are that 2014 marked three decades since the world heard Warlock’s Burning The Witches, the anniv[…]

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