The Metal Observer http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o Your guide through metal! Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:33:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 “The Metal Observer”‘s Top 30 Albums of 2016 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/the-metal-observers-top-30-albums-of-2016/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/the-metal-observers-top-30-albums-of-2016/#comments Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:34:22 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=28643 It is done—The Metal Observer’s convent has come to an end, and the votes have been cast. Enter to find out who survived the fire and emerged victorious! Click on the band – album for the review link (if applicable). Click … Continue reading
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Intrinsic’s 30 Year Anniversary of Recording Debut http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/intrinsics-30-year-anniversary-of-recording-debut/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/intrinsics-30-year-anniversary-of-recording-debut/#comments Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:52 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=28067 Legendary Power/Thrash Titans Reminisce on Anniversary of Recording Debut   Formed in 1984, the legendary California-based power/thrash titans Intrinsic are celebrating the 30th anniverary of the recording of their debut, eponymously titled album, Intrinsic, which dropped 1987 through the now-defunct … Continue reading
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A TMO Interview With Garroted http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/a-tmo-interview-with-garroted/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/a-tmo-interview-with-garroted/#comments Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:00:15 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=27754 A TMO Interview with Steven Peyton of Garroted Garroted is a Massachusetts-based death metal band that recently dropped their debut demo, In the Court of Nyarlathotep, a four track chunk of ripping death metal. The band is currently a five … Continue reading
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TMO Albums of the Month: August, 2016. http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/tmo-albums-of-the-month-august-2016/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/tmo-albums-of-the-month-august-2016/#comments Mon, 12 Sep 2016 05:00:29 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=27688 Awesome August assemblies, from the likes of Inquisition, Running Wild, Meshiaak and beyond… Inquisition – Bloodshed Across The Empyrean Altar Beyond The Celestial Zenith by Ailo Ravna Columbian power duo Inquisition returned with the modestly named Bloodshed Across the Empyrean … Continue reading
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TMO Albums Of The Month: July, 2016. http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/tmo-albums-of-the-month-july-2016/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/tmo-albums-of-the-month-july-2016/#comments Sun, 31 Jul 2016 05:00:29 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=27069 Kick off the second half of 2016 with seven of July’s best heavy releases; featuring Whipstriker, Wolverine, Zodiac, Caina,Witherscape, Inter Arma and Revocation. Wolverine – Machina Viva by Nathan Hare Wolverine’s fifth album, Machina Viva, continues the amazing career arc … Continue reading
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A TMO Interview With: Dreadnaught’s Greg Trull http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/a-tmo-interview-with-dreadnaughts-greg-trull/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/a-tmo-interview-with-dreadnaughts-greg-trull/#comments Sun, 24 Jul 2016 21:00:04 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=27024 The vocalist of one of Australia’s oldest and most respected heavy metal acts talks about Dreadnaught’s extensive career, their new album Caught The Vultures Sleeping, the state of the Australian heavy music scene and the virtues of Thin Lizzy. What … Continue reading
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FESTIVAL SPECIAL: Tons of Rock 2016 – Day 3 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/festival-special-tons-of-rock-2016-day-3/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/festival-special-tons-of-rock-2016-day-3/#comments Thu, 30 Jun 2016 19:52:54 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=26655 Tons of Rock Festival in Halden, Norway – June 24th 2016 Photos by Marie Solheim.   After two days of clouds and downpour, the weather gods have taken mercy upon us, gracing us with the warmth of the sun as … Continue reading
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TMO Albums Of The Month: June, 2016. http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/tmo-albums-of-the-month-june-2016/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/tmo-albums-of-the-month-june-2016/#comments Thu, 30 Jun 2016 05:00:59 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=26535 Four of the juiciest June jams going ’round. Ayreon - The Human Equation by Neil Bird In 2004, Ayreon released what is a personal favorite album of mine; The Human Equation was a spectacle in the best way, full of … Continue reading
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FESTIVAL SPECIAL: Tons of Rock 2016 – Day 2 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/festival-special-tons-of-rock-2016-day-2/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/festival-special-tons-of-rock-2016-day-2/#comments Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:11:41 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=26576     Tons of Rock Festival in Halden, Norway – June 24th 2016 Photos by Marie Solheim. After the massive display from the godfathers of heavy metal, it’s no huge surprise that a number of fans are nursing aching heads … Continue reading
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FESTIVAL SPECIAL: Tons of Rock 2016 – Day 1 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/festival-special-tons-of-rock-2016-day-1/ http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/festival-special-tons-of-rock-2016-day-1/#comments Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:06:03 +0000 http://www.metal-observer.com/3.o/?p=26504 Tons of Rock Festival in Halden, Norway – June 23rd 2016 Photos by Marie Solheim. Something big has been stirring in the charming southern Norwegian town of Halden, rising once a year for three days of heavy metal hysteria. Beautifully … Continue reading
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