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Latest Metal Reviews

To date we have reviewed 2871 releases. Our latest metal reviews are below. You can also browse the reviews archive by type and find reviews on the corresponding band pages. Here are our latest metal reviews:

Reverie - "Bliss" CD cover image - Click to read review

Reverie - "Bliss"

CD

"These youngsters from Denmark offer up a mix of raw old school blackend metal with a punk attitude and non-traditional song writing."

Rated 3.5 out of 5 skulls

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Xandria - "Fire & Ashes"

CD/EP

"Xandria knows what symphonic metal fans want and delivers it spades, along with a bizarrely awesome Meat Loaf cover."

Rated 4.5 out of 5 skulls

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Between The Buried And Me - "Coma Ecliptic" CD cover image - Click to read review

Between The Buried And Me - "Coma Ecliptic"

CD

"Concept album wanders directly into Dream Theater's territory, but it's still plenty good."

Rated 3.5 out of 5 skulls

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Fin'amor - "Forbidding Mourning" CD cover image - Click to read review

Fin'amor - "Forbidding Mourning"

CD

"Death, doom, and atmospheric gothic elements come together from a fledgling U.S. band ready to play among the big names."

Rated 3.5 out of 5 skulls

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Recent Reviews

Published Artist Release Name Reviewer Rating
7-14-15 Paradise Lost The Plague Within (CD) Rex_84 Rated 5 out of 5 skulls
7-9-15 Cradle Of Filth Hammer of the Witches (CD) xFiruath Rated 3 out of 5 skulls
7-3-15 Eskimo Callboy Crystals (CD) bloodofheroes Rated 3.5 out of 5 skulls
7-1-15 Fortid 9 (CD) xFiruath Rated 3.5 out of 5 skulls
6-29-15 Abiotic Casuistry (CD) xFiruath Rated 4 out of 5 skulls
6-26-15 black Queen The Directress (CD) Rex_84 Rated 4.5 out of 5 skulls
6-24-15 Unleash The Archers Time Stands Still (CD) bloodofheroes Rated 3.5 out of 5 skulls
6-23-15 Diabolicum Ia Pazuzu (CD) xFiruath Rated 3 out of 5 skulls
6-23-15 Cathedral In Memoriam (reissue) (CD) Rex_84 Rated 4 out of 5 skulls
6-18-15 Dendera Pillars Of Creation (CD) CROMCarl Rated 4 out of 5 skulls
6-17-15 Orakle Éclats (CD) xFiruath Rated 4 out of 5 skulls
6-12-15 Lucifer Lucifer I (CD) bloodofheroes Rated 3 out of 5 skulls
6-9-15 Darkology Fated To Burn (CD) CROMCarl Rated 4.5 out of 5 skulls
6-9-15 Abnormal Thought Patterns Altered States of Consciousness (CD) xFiruath Rated 4 out of 5 skulls
6-3-15 Luca Turilli's Rhapsody Prometheus: Symphonia Ignis Divinus (CD) CROMCarl Rated 5 out of 5 skulls

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