Sara Lambeth

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Nov 04

Ihsahn talked with The Age of Metal about Das Seelenbrechen

Das Seelenbrechen, the fifth studio solo album from Ihsahn (Emperor, Peccatum, Thou Shalt Suffer,Zyklon-B ) revealed itself  October 21st, 2013. The wonderful thing about the way Ihsahn composes music is the variety. No two albums sounds identical which creates a lot of anticipation and excitement for new material. This experimental collection of songs gives us …

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Oct 31

Fates Warning – Darkness In A Different Light (2013)

Fates Warning contrived a genre in which so many bands have based their style and sound on. Their first album, Night On Bröcken, debuted in 1984 and for 20 years they were fairly consistent on releasing new albums. That is until their 2004 release Fates Warning X.   Almost a decade went by since the release of FWX, but progressive metal …

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Oct 14

Insomnium – Ephemeral (2013)

Insomnium, the ingenious melodic death metal band domiciled in Finland, are a hot topic among metal brethren. They have released Ephemeral, off their forthcoming album,said to release sometime in 2014. This track debuts new guitarist Markus Vanhala who replaced Ville Vänni back in 2011 and is available for a digital download. In addition, there are three acoustic tracks, that were featured …

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Oct 12

Neige of Alcest chats with The Age of Metal

Whether it is black metal, post-metal or shoegazing, whatever genre Alcest touches is a guaranteed win. The intellect behind Alcest is a man named Neige. His music is nothing less than brilliant and can only be described as a journey, or an experience. In support of their 2012 release Les Voyages de L’Âme (The Journeys of the Soul) as well as their upcoming album, Shelter (2014), Alcest sailed …

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Oct 03

Ministry – From Beer to Eternity (2013)

Relapse, you bet they did! Or, you can look at it as more of an encore. Something kept tugging at Al Jourgensen‘s Ministry heart-strings after declaring Relapse to be the final album for Ministry. So,in December of 2012 Jourgensen got the gang back together. In 19 days they had riffed out 18 songs. “This was one of the most creative Ministry tracking sessions …

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Oct 02

Devin Townsend – Retinal Circus Live CD (2013)

Devin Townsend the greatest musician, is about to release the DVD/CD/Box Set of his concert Retinal Circus (9/30 Europe, 10/29 North America) The Retinal Circus which was a sold out show a year earlier, took place on October, 27th 2012 at the historic London Roundhouse.  The concert was available to watch live online thru, and since I couldn’t go …

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Oct 01

Max Cavalera of Soulfly talked about Savages with The Age of Metal

The one year anniversary of Enslaved being released is old news. Soulfly, now with Nuclear Blast Entertainment by their side, are ready to put out again. Set for September 30th (NA/UK) and October 4th (EU), Soulfly  will unleash their most  prodigious album yet. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Sep 19

Vattnet Viskar Chats with The Age of Metal

Vattnet Viskar has only been around since 2010, and what they have accomplished in 3 short years is almost unheard of.  In this time they have released a demo, a self-titled EP, signed with Centery Media Records, played the SXSW2013, went thru a small line-up change, and released Sky Swallower (9/3/13), which is being called one of the best metal albums …

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Sep 13

Katatonia – Dethroned and Uncrowned (2013)

Dead End Kings (2012) is considered by many to be Katatonia‘s best album. Dead End Kings take 2, Dethroned and Uncrowned, just hit shelves September 9th, 2013. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Sep 10

Vattnet Viskar – Sky Swallower (2013)

Vattnet Viskar, the New Hampshire based atmospheric black metal entourage have released their debut full-length album, Sky Swallower. I use the term “black metal” loosely. You will not hear any lyrics about Satan or continuous blistering blast beats. What you will hear is one of the best metal releases of 2013. Use Facebook to Comment on …

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Aug 31

Chimaira – Crown of Phantoms(2013)

Crown Of Phantoms  is the new album out from American metal badasses, Chimaira. This album features an all new line-up led by founding member Mark Hunter. Crown Of Phantoms is a much more brutal, technical and mature album than previous releases. It is arguably their best album yet and leaves big shoes to fill for the follow-up album. Use …

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