Album Review: Ravensire – “The Cycle Never Ends”

Ravensire - The Cycle Never Ends

Portugal’s Ravensire don the chain mail and battle axes once again for their second full length The Cycle Never Ends. In all seriousness, any fan of the 80’s style heavy metal or just really good traditional metal will find a treasure trove within this album. The band’s debut was good but lacked some punch and had a tendency towards repetitiveness. With plenty of brawn plus a raw and dirty sound this album towers over their debut. The combination of epic storytelling and equally epic songwriting makes for a worthy entry into the hallowed halls of heavy metal. Continue reading