Brutal News

Cirith Ungol launches new single, “Brutish Manchild” from upcoming EP “Half Past Human”

On May 28th, Cirith Ungol will release their new EP, Half Past Human, via Metal Blade Records. For a first preview, the new single, “Brutish Manchild”, can be heard at – where the EP can also be pre-ordered in […]

Brutal News

BYZANTINE announces 21st anniversary USA tour

Formed in the summer of 2000, progressive groove metal band Byzantine will headline 15 performances this July and August, with local support acts TBA. Frontman and founding member Chris “OJ” Ojeda comments: “Maintaining a band with 4 members […]

Album Reviews

Killswitch Engage – Atonement

Though I’ve been a Killswitch Engage fan forever and a day. I have some opinions on this album.  This is the follow up to 2016’s Incarnate and 2013’s Disarm the Descent. This also marks the […]