If you’re looking for one last shot of thrilling heavy metal to round out the year, then this is a must, but, if you really want to see what the fuss is about, buy the trilogy, set aside three hours and revel in the true glory of this magnificent piece of work. 9
Doom-laden, replete with the dark melodies that have long formed the heart of Paradise Lost’s unique sound, ‘Medusa’ sees Paradise Lost embrace their past whilst maintaining sight of the elements that have allowed them to endure for so long. 9
With the caveat that those who like their metal rigidly defined should exercise caution, this is a highly recommended album that deserves attention. 9
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Short, sharp and devastating, this album rules. It’s as simple as that. 10-666 / 10
If you like your metal black, then this is definitely the EP for you. 8
Heavy, atmospheric, and quite often beautiful, ‘Rebirth’ is a stunning record and well worth tracking down. 9
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