Tag: Dutch Metal

Mar 04

Epica – Requiem For The Indifferent (2012)

It’s been more than two years since the Dutch symphonic metal band Epica released their highly acclaimed album Design Your Universe. At the time the band had include two new members Issac Delahaye in guitar and Ariën van Weesenbeek in drums, and totally revamped their sound which moved apart from the rest of the symphonic metal movement. …

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Feb 17

Asphyx – Deathhammer (2012)

 The Dutch Classic Death Metal Band Asphyx has returned with their latest release “Deathhammer.”  Originally formed back in 1987 their last released album was  back in 2009, “Death… The Brutal Way.”  Fans have been long  awaiting this album with anticipation of a classic.  The current band  line up is made up of Martin Van Drunen (Vocals), Paul Baayens (Guitar), Alwin Zuur (Bass), Bob Bagchus (Drums). …

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Feb 08

The 11th Hour – Lacrima Mortis (2012)

The 11th Hour was formed in 2008 in the Netherlands by Ed Warby of Ayreon, Gorefest, and Demiurg, and Roger “Rogga” Johansson of Bloodgut, to create a band of a more traditional Doom metal style. Doom metal has been one of the long standing sub-genres of metal where the godfathers themselves Black Sabbath were the …

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Jan 18

Selim Lemouchi from The Devil’s Blood Talks to The Age of Metal

The Devil’s Blood is an interesting band. They play the throwback metal/psychedelic stuff that’s really been on the rise lately (as I mentioned in my end of the year list). Their most recent album, The Thousandfold Epicentre, finally came out on US shores and to be honest, I didn’t know who they were before I …

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