For those who followed the site for a while, you would know that we have a section reserved for the weekend dedicated to those elite albums that are a front to back masterpiece. We may have been silent for a while but today the Metal Masterpiece is back! Perhaps not every week but keep an eye out for it so without furth ado today’s Metal Masterpiece is…
On the other side of the world unbeknownst to many, Australia lay. With bands of all sorts of calibre performing all over the country, a double edged sword. Such a beautiful country doesn’t come without its share of limitations. One being distance, Byron Bay born Parkway Drive began as a couple of dudes who just loved jamming and living life to its fullest. What they have since created has transcended much of what people would deem metal.
One of the pioneers of innovative music. Creating an entire sub genre single handedly, the Swedes from Umea began their assault but not quite as you might know them today.
A band that need no introduction, known for their fierce reputation both for delivering devastating live performances and for crafted some of the most influential Death Metal out there, this week we see the fathers of Death Metal grace the title of Metal Masterpiece.
For this week’s Metal Masterpiece we have chosen a work from the modern metal overlords. Returning this year with one of the most anticipated metal albums of the year, Sturm Und Drang, but before this we have to rewind twelve years to As The Palaces Burn.
Enter our Necropolis this week with the masters of the macabre, The Black Dahlia Murder.