Best New Noise

Album Review: Abbath – ‘Outstrider’

July 5, 2019

Goodnight Wintermoon – the former Immortal frontman emerges from the cold with album #2.

Album Review: Memoriam – ‘Requiem for Mankind’

June 19, 2019

Former Bolt Thrower and current Benediction members return with their third LP in as many years.

Album Review: Pinkish Black – ‘Concept Unification’

June 13, 2019

There are no other colors in the extreme music rainbow quite like Pinkish Black.

Album Review: Pelican – ‘Nighttime Stories’

June 3, 2019

Instru-metal heroes return with their first full-length LP in six years.

Album Review: Gaahls WYRD – ‘GastiR – Ghosts Invited’

May 29, 2019

The controversial ex-Gorgoroth frontman returns with what may be his best work to date.

Album Review: Haunt – ‘If Icarus Could Fly’

May 23, 2019

The ever-prolific Trevor William Church returns with the strongest collection of Haunt anthems to date.

Album Review: Noisem – “Cease to Exist”

March 13, 2019

After four years in purgatory, Noisem are back and ready to reclaim their crown.

Album Review: Soilwork – “Verkligheten”

January 3, 2019

Soilwork continue their tear through melodic death metal with Verkligheten.

Album Review: Evoken – “Hypnagogia”

November 5, 2018

Evoken unleash their first concept album with Hypnagogia.

Album Review: Soulfly – “Ritual”

October 17, 2018

Word on the street is that Ritual is a return to form for Soulfly. Is it true?

Album Review: Backwoods Payback – “Future Slum”

July 30, 2018

Backwoods Payback are Pennsylvania’s best-kept secret and our Best New Noise.