Allegaeon – Elements of the Infinite

Tech death giants Allegaeon return once again to shatter the cosmos and your perception of metal with Elements of the Infinite on Metal Blade Records.  2012's Formshifter was a mind-bending foray that pushed into the upper echelons of metal releases for the year.  With that being said the bar has certainly been set and how it unfolds should be a … [Read more...]

Phinehas – “Fleshkiller”

Due to metalcore being among the most watered down of the sub-genres of metal, it is really difficult to stand out and impress. Phinehas is, go figure, a Christian metalcore band from Los Angeles that plays technically sound material that, although overproduced for my taste, contains enough heaviness and talent to make even the most jaded critic … [Read more...]