Tag Archives: goth

The Dead XIII

The Dead XIII release a solid collection of tunes with a touch of the dark stuff

In a time when a lot of the more ‘mainstream’ rock and metal outfits seem to be stepping away from the darker side of their genre, it’s always refreshing when a band like the Dead XIII so unashamedly bring it right back to the borderline satanic sector in which it belongs. Lots of black, spades full of make-up, demonic screaming and ...

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Fields Of The Nephilim release new single ‘Prophecy’

Hertfordshire goth-rock legends Fields Of The Nephilim return with their first track in 12 years. Their last release being 2005 album ‘Mourning Sun’ . As its title implies, ‘Prophecy’ is a taste of what’s to come hinting at a full album to follow. A statement on the band’s Facebook page offers: “As its title implies, ‘Prophecy’ is a taste of ...

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Ashestoangels 4th album will be released in 2016

After laying waste to 2015, frightfully fantastic four-piece Ashestoangels have announced the first details of their eagerly awaited fourth studio album. The Bristol natives’ as yet untitled album is currently in the final stages of being recorded on location at Hell’s Half Acre in Seattle with the Godfather of Goth William Control. With a new single expected in early January, we can expect the ...

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Epica – The Quantum Enigma

Fifth album in from Epica the symphonic metal band who hail from Holland, but the first I’ve had the opportunity to listen to. Increasingly I’m hearing bands, and predominantly European ones, whose albums tend to be what you might term concept orientated, that is to say there’s an overall story or theme behind them. Each of the five digi-pak versions ...

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