Category Archive: Reissue

Jun 07

Album Review: Iron Man – The Passage

Iron Man - The Passage

Iron Man [USA]
The Passage
1994/2014 (Reissue)
Full Length
Hellhound Records/Shadow Kingdom Records
Doom Metal

There is no more obvious way of showing off one’s influences through the name of one’s musical project. In Iron Man‘s instance, rather than the Marvel character that people have come to associate the name …

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May 13

Album Review: Lucifer’s Hammer – The Mists of Time MMXIV

Lucifer's Hammer - The Mists Of Time MMXIV

Lucifer’s Hammer [USA]
The Mists of Time MMXIV
1997/2014 (Reissue)
Full Length
Destro Records
Black/Death Metal

17 years after its original release, Destro Records finally unearths some of the long-lost tracks of cult American black/death metal band Lucifer’s Hammer‘s debut album, The Mists of Time, with the 2014 reissue of the …

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May 03

Album Review: Deathrage – Down in the Depth of Sickness

Deathrage - Down in the Depth of Sickness

Deathrage [Italy]
Down in the Depth of Sickness
1990/2014
Full Length
Metal Master Records/Punishment 18 Records
Thrash Metal

Apart from their debut full length album, Deathrage sees their sophomore (and final) full length album getting reissue treatment as well by Punishment 18 Records. With the Italian thrash outfit’s debut Self Conditioned, …

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May 01

Album Review: Deathrage – Self Conditioned, Self Limited

Deathrage - Self Conditioned, Self Limited

Deathrage [Italy]
Self Conditioned, Self Limited
1988/2014 (Reissue)
Full Length
Metal Master Records/Punishment 18 Records
Thrash Metal

While most focus was on the American, Teutonic and South American thrash scenes in the 80s and early 90s, the Italian underground was also brewing its own thrashing goodness, with Deathrage releasing their …

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Apr 30

Album Review: Angist – Circle of Suffering

Angist - Circle of Suffering

Angist [Iceland]
Circle of Suffering
2011/2014 (Reissue)
EP
Hammerheart Records
Death Metal

After the recent encounter with the brilliant Icelandic tech-death band Beneath, here we are with another dosage of Icelandic brutality with Angist‘s debut EP. While originally released independently by the band in 2011, Angist‘s Circle of Suffering gets vinyl treatment this …

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