Tagged: progressive

Episode #61: Prelude to a Thousand Heartless Wars 0

Episode #61: Prelude to a Thousand Heartless Wars

Again, the show is temporarily retitled "The Siblings of Metal" this month as SonOfOdin is joined by the Mighty English Valkyrie, Explodey Jo! We talk new albums from Ex Deo and Pallbearer, along with a female-fronted Colombian thrash metal act called Lucifera. Finally, we talk about shifting band styles as...

Episode #53: Stolen Vessels for the Miserable Demimonde 0

Episode #53: Stolen Vessels for the Miserable Demimonde

Life throws a wrench into the episode’s format, but nothing can stop the metal! The show features discussion on new albums from Oracles and Be’lakor, two very different takes on the melodic death metal subgenre. Also, there is an advance EP listen from an odd black metal/hardcore hybrid called Calligram....

Episode #47: Looking Thrice at the Circle of Revenge 0

Episode #47: Looking Thrice at the Circle of Revenge

El Goro and SonOfOdin check out new releases from the blackened progressive metal Norwegians in Borknagar and the pounding doom metal onslaught from England’s Conan. They also check out some eclectic instrumenal metal from a French one-man project called BizarrOtural and celebrate Black Metal History month with the blackened thrash...

Episode #46: Purple Rot on Noah's Mother 0

Episode #46: Purple Rot on Noah’s Mother

Under the dual specters of Lemmy’s death and the Odinson’s computer issues, El Goro and SonOfOdin welcome in 2016 with new music from Japanese guitar virtuoso Rie a.k.a. Suzaku and progressive sludgemasters Baroness. In the indie segment, they talk about Denver’s Bloodstrike, and Rammstein’s third album enters Metal Valhalla.

Episode #44: Mutilated Without Principles At Golgotha 0

Episode #44: Mutilated Without Principles At Golgotha

El Goro and SonOfOdin check out new albums from bands of their pasts, W.A.S.P. and Vehemence. SonOfOdin takes them down to Brazil for some genre-defying music from Lothlöryen, and El Goro brings some classic Cannibal Corpse into Heavy Metal Valhalla.

Episode #41: A Blessed Coma After the Chaos Orgy 2

Episode #41: A Blessed Coma After the Chaos Orgy

El Goro and SonOfOdin start out with some high-concept progressive metal from Between the Buried and Me. Then things go less highbrow but more bombastic with Powerwolf’s newest album. If that wasn’t classy enough, then some brutal death metal from RazorRape should hit the spot. Finally, the Valhalla gets a...