Tag Archives: traditional heavy metal

Borrowed Time – Borrowed Time (2013)

If god made man In his graven image Why quarrel with a jealous god? You know his nature so! Borrowed Time, Libertine Borrowed Time are no more, but on this, their sole full length, gave the world an album full … Continue reading

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Sinister Realm – World Of Evil (2013)

The beauty of so much traditional heavy metal lies in the simplicity of its chord progressions, a vast chunk of which are shared by bands across the genre. Utterly predictable to seasoned ears yet capable of being emphatic punctuation in … Continue reading

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Albatross/Vestal Claret split (2012)

Albatross have good musicians, save for the vocalist, but all it does is exemplify the point that above-average skill at a musical instrument doesn’t always translate to proficient songwriting chops. Their ‘Kissing Flies’ side of the split EP with Vestal … Continue reading

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