9 Notable Rock And Metal Albums From The 1990’s

For many the decade of 1990's was a strange, transitional time period for popular music. This was especially true for rock, hard rock and heavy metal music. The decade saw the rise of alternative rock, grunge, alternative metal, pop punk and nu-metal, among other genres and sub genres. I must admit that for a time … Continue reading 9 Notable Rock And Metal Albums From The 1990’s

Album Spotlight: Where Moth And Rust Destroy By Tourniquet

Tourniquet is a heavy metal band much like Megadeth.  Both bands began as thrash metal bands.  Over the course of each band's career they rode the roller-coaster ride of the musical landscape.  Both have navigated numerous band lineup changes and essentially retained their signature sound.  At the heart of both bands is one constant member … Continue reading Album Spotlight: Where Moth And Rust Destroy By Tourniquet

Album Spotlight: Erasing The Goblin By Mortification

Much like Stryper, Mortification is a bold, in your face Christian metal band. Whereas Stryper opted for melodic metal, Mortification has predominately produced extreme metal. Primarily known as a death metal band, Mortification has also released thrash metal albums, as well as more traditional heavy metal albums. Regardless of the metal subgenre the one constant … Continue reading Album Spotlight: Erasing The Goblin By Mortification

My A To Z Music Challenge: Letter G – Gojira

Gojira is such a unique metal band, mixing elements of thrash metal, technical metal, death metal and progressive rock. Lyrically they steer so far clear of clichéd heavy metal lyrics. Their approach to metal is so refreshing. Even their album covers avoid the morbid and macabre album cover art far to prevalent in heavy metal. The … Continue reading My A To Z Music Challenge: Letter G – Gojira

My A To Z Music Challenge: Letter B – Believer

Believer began their career in 1986 as a heavy metal band. A few years later they transitioned into thrash metal. Throughout their history the band has experienced line up changes on every album. Despite these changes the band's overall sound has remained constant. Kurt Bachman, (vocals, guitars), and Joey Daub (drums) have remained the constants … Continue reading My A To Z Music Challenge: Letter B – Believer