I like the cold, dark black metal that Forteresse present on record. It’s like being left alone in a winter wasteland with nothing but snow as far as you can see. Blinded by the snow all you can do is turn to your inner vision for any sort of comfort. Anders Ekdahl ©2012 Continue reading


New Jersey often ends up the end stick of any joke. Resting in the shadow of the Big Apple, NJ is the place you move to to die. But that is not the whole truth. Think Whiplash if you want just one cool meal band hailing from NJ. Think Killed The Fixtion if you want another metal band. Anders Ekdahl ©2012 Continue reading


WYKKED WYTCH is a name that everybody into extreme metal should be familiar with. This band has been at it for some time now and with a handful of albums to their name there is no better time than now for an interview. Anders Ekdahl © 2012 Continue reading


Swedish doom is a well known force to reckon with inside the charred walls of metal. Think Candlemass, Count Raven as well as Draconian and you get a pretty broad picture of what the Swedish melancholia can do to you. Anguish is another of these sad and mellow mindsets put to music. Being a Swede I have this inherent in my genes. I might seem odd to some Mediterranean European, but it makes me happy listening to sad music. The sadder, more doomier the better I feel. No, I’m not some sort of masochist. I am Swedish. So when I heard Anguish’s album “Through The Archdemon’s Head” it made me feel like I’d won a million on Lotto. This is so sad and heavy that I feel like I’ve died and gone to heaven, or pretty close to heaven at least. I feel like I can carry the burden of the World on my shoulders so why not an interview with them. Anders Ekdahl ©2012
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