Blake Harrison

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Moonspell, Sadistic Drive and Summoning the Lich

February 20, 2021

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on goth metal legends, death metal upstarts and, um, something with “goblin vocals.”

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Swampbeast, Wombvoid and Gravesend

February 5, 2021

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on a trio underground death, black and crust offerings his latest new release preview.

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School: Metal Musicians Reveal Their High School Bands: Part 2

February 3, 2021

Members of Eyehategod, Darkest Hour, KEN mode, Possessed and more discuss the humble beginnings of their first high school bands.

For Those About Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Revulsion and The Ruins of Beverast

January 22, 2021

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on a pair underground death and black metal underground faves in his latest new release preview.

Rock ‘n’ Roll High School: Metal Musicians Reveal Their High School Bands: Part 1

January 13, 2021

Members of Converge, Exhumed, Municipal Waste, Integrity and more discuss the humble beginnings of their first high school bands.

For Those About Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Asphyx, Nervosa and Accept

January 8, 2021

Our cooped up correspondent has kind pecks for classic death and heavy metal and new thrash heroes in his latest new release preview.

For Those About Squawk: Waldo Pecks the Best of 2020

December 11, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks back on the year in metal and metal-adjacent.

For Those About Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Undergang and Paradise Lost

November 20, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on filthy death metal derelicts and a majestic doom-laden classic in his latest new release preview.

For Those About Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Sodom, Tombs and Witchwood

November 6, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on thrash metal legends, U.S. black metal’s unsung heroes and, um, a flute rock.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Carcass, Evil Dead and Nothing

October 26, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on death metal legends, thrash metal’s unsung heroes and, um, a shoegaze band.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Heathen and Skeletal Remains

August 28, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on new jack old-school death metal and the classic thrash this week.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Necrot, Incantation and Venom

August 14, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on the old school and the new school in extreme metal this week.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Defeated Sanity, Bedsore and Rumahoy

July 17, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on tech-death metal, blackened death metal and, uh, pirate metal this week.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Voivod, Skeleton and Khthoniik Cerviiks

July 3, 2020

The Hatebeak frontbird is home for the holiday, reviewing the new Voivod, Skeleton and Khthoniik Cerviiks

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Cro-Mags, Beyond the Black and Ulthar

June 5, 2020

The Hatebeak frontbird wants to fly the coop, but not before dishing out a pecking ZERO. Find out whose feathers will be ruffled this week.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Triptykon, Old Man Gloom and Cauldron Black Ram

May 8, 2020

The Hatebeak frontbird wants to fly the coop, but not before reviewing the new Triptykon, Old Man Gloom and Cauldron Black Ram.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Cirith Ungol, (0) and Abysmal Dawn

April 10, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on classic metal, progressive black and brutal death this week.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Haunt and Rat King

January 3, 2020

The Hatebeak frontbird pecks in the new year with a pair of January releases.

For Those About to Squak: Waldo’s Pecks of the Year!

December 20, 2019

You didn’t really think we’d close out 2019 without the top pecks of the year from our resident birdbrain, did you?