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Album Review: Pallbearer’s Forgotten Days
October 20, 2020

Album Review: Pallbearer’s Forgotten Days

Forgotten Days, Pallbearer’s fourth album, is heavy in more than one sense. Placing the actual music to one side momentarily, the lyrics deal with some…

A Chat with Lyric Soprano and Symphonic Doom Metal Vocalist Marialena Trikoglou
October 17, 2020

A Chat with Lyric Soprano and Symphonic Doom Metal Vocalist Marialena Trikoglou

Marialena Trikoglou was one of three singers in the Athens doom band Horrorgraphy, who released their debut album Seasons of Grief in 2019. After leaving that group, Trikoglou released her solo album Vanity this March.
These interview excerpts from September 2020 are reposted from The Ripple Effect with the author’s permission.

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…