Tag Archive: Melodic Death Metal

Dec 10

Album Review: 招魂 (Evocation) – 天靈靈 地靈靈

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招魂 (Evocation) [China]
天靈靈 地靈靈
2013
Full Length
Independent
Melodic Black/Death Metal

The rage has been on for Oriental extreme metal, heralded by bands such as Taiwan’s ChthoniC and their heavily Chinese-oriented melodic black/death metal, with releases that see the band singing in their traditional Taiwanese dialect. Hong Kong’s Evocation presents …

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Dec 01

Heavy Metal Tribune #012

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This month we feature Taiwan’s ChthoniC, and learn more about their latest album Bu-Tik and talk a little bit about their touring experiences. We also talk to the recently reactivated Nocturnal Graves, and their excellent new album …From the Bloodline of Cain. Imperial Triumphant then gives us the …

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Oct 15

Views from the Pit: ChthoniC “Next Republic” live in Singapore

11st October 2013 saw the return of Taiwanese Oriental Metal overlords ChthoniC back onto Singaporean soil for their Asia leg of their “Bu-Tik: Next Republic” tour. Despite this being my third time watching them play, the first was their 2010 “Mirror of Retribution” Singapore date and then at Jakarta’s Hammersonic Festival 2012, I was …

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Sep 06

Heavy Metal Tribune #011 (July/August 2013)

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OUT NOW: Heavy Metal Tribune #011

This month we are honoured to have Singahell Barbarian Horde the Mighty Impiety gracing our cover. We talk to band mastermind Shyaithan to learn more about the glorious history of Impiety, along with some trivia about their brand new release, The Impious Crusade. We follow that up with Dark Tranquillity telling us …

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Jul 24

Album Review: Dichotomy – Paradigms

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Dichotomy [Ireland]
Paradigms
2013
Full Length
Independent
Melodic/Technical Death Metal

Ireland is probably one of the lesser-heard country from Europe in terms of its metal exports, with Dichotomy being one of the very few Irish bands that I encounter so far. This year sees the band release their debut full …

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