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20.09 Horisont - Announce Disbandment & Final Shows
Hard rockers Horisont have decided to break up after 15 years and six full length releases. The Swedes have also confirmed two final shows in their homeland - in Gothenburg (Pustervik) on October 30th and at Muskelrock festival next year. Read more

Getting Into: Power Metal: Part I
by ScreamingSteelUS | 19.09
Heavy metal truly is a boundlessly expressive form of art. Over the years, it has branched out into countless scenes and subgenres that all incorporate their own forms of expression and musicality. None of them are important except for power metal. Now get ready to fly through the rainbow - we're going crusading.
Bloodstock 2021: Part I
by musclassia, omne metallum | 15.09
Against all odds, live music returned to Derbyshire, UK this summer. Omne metallum and musclassia are here to give you the lowdown on Bloodstock 2021.
Wait A Minute! This Isn't Metal! - August 2021
by RaduP, musclassia | 12.09
We here at Metal Storm pride ourselves in the metal that we live and breathe, and most importantly, write about. But there's a whole world out there aside from Satan-worshiping black metal and dragon-slaying power metal. Here's what we checked out this month.
Clandestine Cuts Vol. 11 Issue #8 - Awesome New Demos and EPs
by nikarg, musclassia, Starvynth | 06.09
Clandestine Cuts are the best demos and EPs from the metal underground. This issue features music from Tabernacle, Telomēre, Guhts, Pulsus Furor, Glass Mimic, and Coffin Breath.
Getting Into: Rotting Christ
by nikarg | 29.08
If the extensive discography of the Hellenic black metal pioneers is scaring you, here is a guide to help you pick where to start and what to expect.
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