INTERVIEW: Anders Engberg of Sorcerer Decodes “Reign Of The Reaper” Album


Ghost Cult Keefy caught up with Anders Engberg of Sorcerer to discuss their new album “Reign Of The Reaper” out now via Metal Blade Records! Anders discussed the band shedding their Doom Metal past, embracing their modern Trad Metal present, and much more!

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ALBUM REVIEW: Green Lung – This Heathen Land


 

For lovers of classic British metal with a bewitching, devilish twist – you know who you are, walking ancient ways, creatures of habit, oceans of time – I recommend a deep, deep exploration of the nostalgic but still brand-new and thoroughly splendid This Heathen Land (Nuclear Blast Records).Continue reading


ALBUM REVIEW: Mercyful Fate – Melissa (Remastered)


 

To celebrate the 40th anniversary of Mercyful Fate’s debut album, Metal Blade Records is re-releasing the re-mastered version of Melissa. Remastered albums often feel like a record label trying to sell you the same album twice. Continue reading


ALBUM REVIEW: Enforcer – Nostalgia


 

Enforcer has had some solid success in their career with their easily accessible traditional Heavy Metal style. With some many bands going back to more old-school stylings it’s easy for bands to get lost in the shuffle. Enforcer has been able to stand out ahead of the pack with consistent material and commitment to their style. While the band has constantly gone on record to state that they aren’t merely an old-school retro act, their latest album, entitled Nostalgia (Nuclear Blast) seems to beg to differ.

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ALBUM REVIEW: Night Demon – Outsider


 

Night Demon has done a tremendous job of bringing back the traditional sound of classic Heavy Metal back to the masses. Sure there are plenty of other bands that perform various styles of classic NWOBHM but Night Demon does it best.

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PODCAST: Episode #170: Niklas Stalvind of Wolf – The Ghost Cult Interview


Ghost Cult caught up Niklas Stalvind of Wolf for a new interview on the podcast! Niklas discussed their new album Shadowland, out now via Century Media Records. Niklas discussed the making of the new album, his creative process, the entire history of the band, how he got started in music, how he manages his work-life balance, and much more! Continue reading


Tower Announces “Shock To The System” Album This Fall


Trad Metal outfit Tower will release their new album, their second, Shock To The System, via Cruz Del Sur Music this November. The album was recorded in May and June at ArtifactAudio in Ridgewood, New York, with Sasha Stroud serving as co-producer and engineer. The album’s cover was created by Morgan Jesse Lappin.

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EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Deadline – “High Tops and Bullet Belts”


South African Trad heavy metallers Deadline are back with a brand new album! The band has released High Tops and Bullet Belts, the follow-up to their debut, Black Wolf City. With their triple-guitar assault, they bring the old school heavy metal vibes and the swagger done right, with a few twists and turns for good measure. Ghost Cult brings you the full album stream today!Continue reading


Blade Killer Shares New Single “Midnight Sinner”, New Album Incoming


Los Angeles’ own Traditional Heavy Metallers Blade Killer have streamed a brand new single, ‘Midnight Sinner’! The track comes from their highly anticipated full-length debut, High Risk, due out Nov. 23 via M-Theory Audio. Jam the track, watch the visualizer, throw the horns and hail your new dark lords of old-school metal right now! Continue reading


EXCLUSIVE ALBUM STREAM: Under The Mountain – II


British Columbia’s Stoner Metal dealers Under The Mountain have dropped their new album, II, today. II builds off of the strengths of their debut with killer riffs, melodic trad metal harmony vocals, thunderous beats, and sweet solos. Fans of heavy bands like Clutch, High On Fire, Red Fang, Lord Dying, and Kvelertak will love Under The Mountain from the very first taste. Check out the full album stream below! Continue reading