ALBUMS OF THE YEAR: STAFF PICKS – Matt Cook’s Top 25 Albums of 2023

With our sights set on the end of one year and the start of another, we are sharing End of Year lists from staff, bands, and some friends in the business. Ghost Cult scribe (and part of our new, expanded reviews editorial team) Matt Cook has great taste in metal, has the most luxurious beard on staff, and is a great dude. Check out his top picks for his Top Albums of 2023!Continue reading

GUEST POST: Drummer Matt Wild of Pyramid Mass – 13 Amazingly Heavy Recordings of 2022 

Avant-Garde Blackened Thrash band Pyramid Mass (formerly Doubtfire) will release their debut full-length record, Monolith, on 1/20/23 on Ossien Records. We just premiered their new video and you can check it out and pre-order the album here. Drummer Matt Wild has shared his favorite 13 Amazingly Heavy Recordings of 2022, “in no particular order.” Continue reading