As soon as I walked into The Riot Room, Arsis took the stage. The technical and progressive style they have with their brand of death metal translates well on stage just as is does on my headphones. Arsis was a tight and heavy band throughout their whole set, however bassist Noah Martin stole the show for me as his energy and playing was just captivating. With such a diverse night of metal, they put on a great tech/prog death metal show! Continue Reading
Epic folk metal is the genre that Ensiferum is listed under and rightfully so. Ensiferum have always been a band to create rather impressively fun music while maintaining a sense of fantasy and awesomeness to it. There is also a lot of catchy song writing when it comes to this band and they bring that sense of musicianship along with their new album “Two Paths“. This new album has that nice stylish flow about it that makes it folk, melodic and incredibly metal. Expect a damn good album this time around!