Home Tag "Metal"

In Our Wake – Atreyu

After three years of silence, Atreyu are back. If you’ve never heard of Atreyu there is only one description for them that comes to mind, from years ago. “Atreyu is too goth to be emo, too metal to be punk, and too brazenly emotional to be metal” Three weeks ago they announced their second album […]

‘Karate’ – BABYMETAL – Track Of The Day

‘Karate’ is taken from BABYMETAL’s second studio album Metal Resistance. The metal idol band made up of Suzuka Nakamoto, Yui Mizuno and Moa Kikuchi have exploded onto the international scene and are making headway on mainstream music listeners. Thanks in part to their recent appearance on the Late Show and host Stephen Colbert. Still not sure what to make of the band? […]

Music Monday: Asian Powerhouses

It’s certainly been a long time since I’ve written one of these columns and the amount of music that I want to show off and talk about is reaching critical mass. I’ve always liked doing these columns with a theme, rather than a disaparate collection of tracks I just happen to like that week. One […]

Video: Metal Pokémon Theme

Metal music isn’t always on my playlist, in fact you’re only really going to find Babymetal these days. However, I can appreciate a good tune regardless of genre, especially when it’s a cover of one of my favourite opening theme songs ever! YouTuber J:STONE, accompanied by Nick Tuttle, turn their talents to the quintessential Pokémon track. […]

Christopher Lee Releases Festive Metal Single

Legendary actor, Christopher Lee, who has starred in more movies than I can count, has released a new heavy metal single titled “Darkest Carols, Faithful Sing”. The single is a take on the Christmas classic “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing” and it is “…light-hearted, joyful and fun. It’s a band singing on how metal should be […]