Alicia Zemanek, Author at CrypticRock

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One of the more popular and universally respected American Metal bands around today, Mastodon has travelled a long path over the past two decades. Hailing from Atlanta, Georgia, the band, formed back in 2000, consists of Bassist Troy Sanders, Guitari  More...

Begun as a duo back in 2000 in Thessaloniki, Greece by Guitarist/Songwriter Marios Iliopoulos (formerly of Exhumation) and Guitarist Kostantinos Karamitroudis, aka Gus G., Nightrage was born. Relocating the project to Gothenburg, Sweden,they com  More...

After a five year gap between records, Evocation finally returns to the Death Metal scene with a new feel and enhanced sound on their latest album The Shadow Archetype. Hailing from BorĂ¥s, Sweden, Evocation has been in and out of the scene for   More...

Putting the Dark Metal act Before the Dawn to rest in 2013, musical powerhouse Tuomas Saukkonen decided to continue putting his talents to good use with the formation of new project Wolfheart. No doubt one of the Finnish Metal scene’s most tale  More...

What started as a three-piece band back in 1999, Mors Principium Est were one of Finland’s bright young Melodic Death Metal bands. Standing out among the pack, the band had unleashed their debut album, Inhumanity, in 2003 via Listenable Records  More...