CANTO: Hypocrisy, Dream Theater, Soen, and Toska


Hey, I’m doing these again! So exciting. I can’t wait to see the look on Chris’ face.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– cmb

CANTO: The Black Dahlia Murder, Ghost, Der Weg einer Freiheit, and More

Der Weg Einer Freiheit

2/28/2018. Two months in the books.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– cmb

CANTO: Trap Them, Blackdeath Fest II, Epica, and more


“In the name of diabolical oligarchy. In the kingdom of demise rules supremacy. Solipsistic crowned nobility. Stern reigning gunboat diplomacy.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– Corey

CANTO: Updates from Carnifex, Death Angel, and a new project called Oracles


“Who would pray to anything but the mountain, and wish for anything but lightening to split the night? Who would praise anything but the sun above, that brings each dawn and our radiant day?”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– Corey

Initial Descent: February 5, 2016

Guys! Hey, guys! Obscura still exists! I know — crazy, right? But here we are: almost five years after the terrific Omnivium, the Bavarian tech-death crew are back with album number four. If that’s not enough bombast for you, we’ve also got new stuff from Fleshgod Apocalypse (who recorded an entire second disc of orchestral versions of the songs on its new album, King) and Rhapsody of Fire! (Who…well, it’s Rhapsody of Fire — ’nuff said!) Also, remember Drowning Pool? Apparently they’re still a thing, too! Who knew? All that and much more in another solid week of new releases. Here’s what’s on tap for Friday, February 5:
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