doom metal

Album Review: Stygian Crown (s/t, Cruz Del Sur)
May 15, 2020

Album Review: Stygian Crown (s/t, Cruz Del Sur)

Scanning the press release for Stygian Crown’s upcoming, self-titled release, a phrase jumped off my screen: “Candlethrower.”  For the uninitiated, it might seem like an…

Interview with Rik Surly of THUNDERCHIEF
May 1, 2020

Interview with Rik Surly of THUNDERCHIEF

Richmond, Virginia metal stalwart Rik Surly was just about to spend months on tour promoting his band Thunderchief’s awesome new album…. And then the pandemic…