Review: Exist Immortal – Breathe

London experimental metalcore outfit Exist Immortal recently dropped their new full-length Breathe. They are without a doubt a group of talented musicians. While still a relatively young band – they formed in 2011 – they have major potential. Stylistically I think I would put them in the ranks of bands like TesseracT and Periphery (that…

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Review: Mandroid Echostar – Coral Throne

Ever heard of Mandroid Echostar? No? Well, take that name and commit it to memory because I think you’ll be hearing a lot more about this young progressive metal sextet. The group’s new full-length Coral Throne dropped recently and one listen will tell you that the band has promise. Coral Throne is a combination of…

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Review: Repentless by Slayer

Slayer have been through a lot in recent years. In 2011, guitarist Jeff Hanneman was bitten by a spider and contracted necrotizing fasciitis, which sidelined him from playing guitar and performing with the band. Then, 2013 saw the second departure of founding drummer Dave Lombardo, followed by the unexpected passing of Hanneman due to alcohol-related…

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