Combining equal parts Anathema, The Gathering and Isis, Cork natives Ealadha present to us their debut EP Limit of our Sight. The group have been working away, perfecting their sound since their inception evolving from the original instrumental sound to the ambient post-rock they play now.
Below the Hengiform is the first E.P and second release from Irish super group Malthusian. With members from Mourning Beloveth, Altar of Plagues and Wreck of the Hesperus, the band have made quite a name for themselves already with their immersive live shows, including a support slot to Behemoth and, more recently, Mayhem. Their music can best be described as blackened death/doom with some psychedelic/hallucinogenic elements to give it an uneasy feeling.
Hail the Tragedies of Man, the third album from Sonus Mortis, was released right at the end of November but lots of pushes and advertising from their side meant that it didn’t fall through the cracks. Sonus Mortis is the one man project from former Valediction bassist Keven Byrne, who handles all vocals, instruments and drum programming.
Trivium has always been a band who liked to switch up their music, with each album usually being a mix and match of heavy, thrash and metalcore. Their latest album Silence in the Snow is one that see’s vocalist Matt Heafy dropping the screaming completely along with all traces of metalcore. The result is one of their most melodic albums to date, with the music strongly rooted in traditional heavy and power metal.
With the band gearing up to perform at their official release show for debut EP Found Footage we thought we’d get you up to speed with Irish band Screaming Giants and why you should check them out.
Jenova (any video game nerd will appreciate how awesome this bands name is) are a young melodic death metal band from Dublin. They have impressed many with their earned work ethic, live shows (including earning a place in the semi-finals of the county’s Metal to the Masses shows) and early demo material.
Band Name: Bleeding Through (USA) Release Name: The Truth (Full-Length) Genre: Metalcore Formed in 1999 by former Eighteen Visions and Throwdown guitarist Brandon Schieppati alongside guitarists Javier Van Huss and Scott Danough, bass guitarist Chad Tafolla and drummer Troy Born, Bleeding Through were one of the 21st centuries leading metalcore bands. They stood apart from…