CANTO: Magic Circle, Ozzy, Bodom Beer, and More

 

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I’ve been listening to these In Flames tracks way more than I probably should.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– cmb

Album Review: Gorod – “A Maze of Recylced Creeds”

gorod a maze of recycled creeds

The French don’t get the credit they deserve when it comes to pushing the boundaries of extreme metal. Sure, plenty of bands get their dues here and there, but how often do you read or hear about the virtues and quality of French metal, specifically when it comes to progressive, experimental, and avant-garde music. The country is home to some of the best metal acts around; Blut Aus Nord, Peste Noire, Kronos, Benighted, and my personal favorites, Deathspell Omega and Gojira all call France home. Hell, even their French-Canadian cousins create some of the best metal around, evidenced by almighty acts like Voivod, Cryptopsy, and Gorguts, all of which hail from Quebec. Clearly, there’s something in the Foie Gras. Continue reading