Devil in the Lake

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BLOODBOUND – Stormborn

In the hazy days of 2004 in a location within the mighty fine country of Sweden, two creative and passionate minds became one giving birth to the power metal entity known as Bloodbound.  They released a debut studio opus in 2005 and haven’t really looked back as Tomas Olsson and Fredrik Bergh steered the sonically… Read more »


FREAK KITCHEN Video For “Freak of the Week” Streaming Now!

Swedish trio FREAK KITCHEN are back with Cooking with Pagans, their eighth and most frantic album to date. The album was released on September 16th via Laser’s Edge. The album can be ordered HERE. Thanks to a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign, bringing in almost $150,000, a very ambitious animated video, directed by legendary artist (and… Read more »


DR. LIVING DEAD! signs with Century Media Records

Century Media Records is proud to announce the signing of DR. LIVING DEAD! Sweden’s rising force in hardcore-driven thrash metal has managed to build up an excellent reputation with only two albums. The self-titled debut album (2011) and particularly their second album, Radioactive Intervention (2012), have solidified DR. LIVING DEAD!’s foundation as one of the… Read more »


AMARANTHE – Massive Addictive

The Swedish have always had melody up their proverbial sleeves, but it’s in the execution where they pull away from their competitors.  Backyard Babies embrace melody but soak it in a style of sleazy rock with attitude so it’s not overly obvious; H.e.a.t smother their melodies in muscular arena-pleasing rock music and Sabaton champion power… Read more »


WORK OF ART – Framework

It has been a long, long road for these Swedish melodic rockers.  Formed back in 1992 and only now preparing to release their third studio album, you’d be somewhat puzzled at the time line.  Imagine if you will a group of talented melodic rockers only managing three albums of material which was poor in quality over… Read more »


ADRENALINE RUSH – Adrenaline Rush

This self-titled debut proved to be a thrilling surprise.  The name of the band hardly conjures up feelings of excited anticipation, and knowing lead vocalist Tave Wanning used to be in a pop music duo called Peaches didn’t exactly set the right vibes either.  Thankfully, these observations are only on the surface of what is… Read more »


THE SPIN – Just Want To Spread The Love

Scandinavia has a natural ability to produce hook-laden rock music and heavy metal.  Therefore, it isn’t a real surprise that Screamer Magazine has stumbled across another act from that part of the world that is creating a buzz in melodic rock circles.  The Spin started out by announcing their arrival under the guise of Sencelled,… Read more »