Reviews, Interviews, and Podcasts concerning the best Extreme Metal music

Tag: Death Metal

  • Harsh Vocals – Episode 11 – Metal & Mental Health

    Harsh Vocals – Episode 11 – Metal & Mental Health

    For our eleventh episode, we discuss Metal and Mental Health. How does metal help us cope with our negative emotions? Are all Metalheads violent sociopaths? Is Metal akin to therapy? Christian, the Metal Therapist has answers to all these questions and more! Of course, we also discuss each of our top 3 tracks from the…

  • Harsh Vocals – Episode 10 – What is Heavy?

    Harsh Vocals – Episode 10 – What is Heavy?

    For our tenth episode, we discuss what makes music heavy, and how some music can be considered heavier than others. How can power metal and black metal both be so different, but both be considered heavy? Of course, we also discuss each of our top 3 tracks from the past two weeks as well as…

  • Harsh Vocals – Episode 09 – Lyrical Themes

    Harsh Vocals – Episode 09 – Lyrical Themes

    For our ninth episode, we discuss Lyrical Themes and their importance in Metal. Can good lyrics ever save bad music? Can good music make up for poor lyrics? Listen as we go deep. Of course, we also discuss each of our top 3 tracks from the unbelievably stacked past two weeks as well as several…

  • Harsh Vocals – An Interview with Johnar Håland of In Vain

    Harsh Vocals – An Interview with Johnar Håland of In Vain

    On this special episode, we had the opportunity to interview Johnar Håland – the main songwriter, guitarist, and one of the vocalists of the incredible band In Vain. We talk in depth about his creative process, his passion for music, touring, vinyl, and much much more. We had an absolute blast getting to know him…

  • In Vain – Solemn Review

    In Vain – Solemn Review

    2024 continues to be the year that just gives and gives, at least relating to music. In Vain’s most recent opus, Solemn is the latest (and possibly greatest) incredible gift we’ve been given this year. In Vain’s sound is extremely hard to define. They are a mix of complex progressive melodies, black metal tones, death…