This is definitely one for the denim ‘n’ leather brigade to savour and it certainly gave my neck a good workout!
When I’m dead and gone whether it be tomorrow or way down the road, I’d like to be thought of, not with a tear in somebody’s eye, but with that wicked grin like “that motherfucker could run through walls!”
Iron Maiden remain one of the finest and most beloved bands on the planet for a good reason and there is a strong argument that ‘book of souls’ ranks up there as one of the very best albums the band have ever put their name to.
Ultimately ‘Utopian Void’ is an enjoyable, well written heavy metal CD, with good musicianship throughout. Give it a listen.
it’s well worth checking the demo out on Soundcloud if you dig your metal loud, proud and irony free.
The true sound of musicians who only give a flying fuck about the art of making music, it’s an all too rare sound in the modern world and ‘napalm nights’ is, therefore, a release that should be treasured by metal fans everywhere.
If you love heavy metal; if you’ve ever sewn a patch on to a denim shirt; if you wear your hair long and worship at the almighty altar of the NWOBHM then ‘terreur et tourment’ is for you.
All hail Darkthrone for their fiery, primitive passion and undiminished spirit – this will be hailed as a classic in years to come.