From Thy Ashes – Harbinger

Reviewed: January 2002Released: 2001, IndependentRating: 3.5/5 Reviewer: JP Cool band from Germany! I love getting, listening to and reviewing new independent metal bands..they are the future. Although in this case..they are not the future. After I received this excellent CD, From Thy Ashes announced that they have decided to split…

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Snakegod – Invitation

Reviewed: January 2002Released: 2001, Mastedon / MTMRating: 3.5/5 Reviewer: JP Melodic metal from Finland…five out five automatically….kidding…seriously Snakegod are pretty cool but weird… Sankegod are a schizophrenic band where image, lyrics and music all do not really match. At first look the band name and the cover, a crudely drawn…

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Braindance – Redemption

Reviewed: January 2002Released: 2001, Progressive DarkwaveRating: 5.0/5 Reviewer: JP I heard about Braindance ages ago. In a very short-sighted and regrettable move I assigned them lower priority to listen to. “Cheap Annihilator clone…”, I muttered to myself basing that erroneous assumption on the name of the band alone and the…

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