Archive for the heavy metal Category

WARCLOUD – earhammer sessions

Posted in hard rock, heavy metal, texas, Uncategorized on May 21, 2020 by vesalahde

in recent years been quite full of all kinda aerial disturbance in Finland so based on cover art i wouldnt buy this, musically reminds of teenage years when heavy metal and long hair were all that mattered, maiden/helloween/motörhead/manowar/accept etc. catchy fast forward rocknroll/nwobhm-metal with tongue in cheek attitude. RIPPLEMUSIC

WOLFTOOTH – firebreather

Posted in hard rock, heavy metal, richmond, Uncategorized on May 15, 2020 by vesalahde

molly hatchet meets black sabbath, quality old school hard rock/heavy metal.

CANDLEMASS – epicus doomicus metallicus

Posted in doom metal, folk metal, heavy metal, LPs i used to have, sweden, Uncategorized on May 8, 2020 by vesalahde

classic, do you hear doom metal this beautiful nowadays? saw the band in kuusrock whatever the year was, had some photos, some thief stole them in Rovaniemi?


Posted in 80s, finland, hard rock, heavy metal, Uncategorized on April 27, 2020 by vesalahde

1st ever finnish metal band i heard, remember buying this as a cassette, still rocking harder than many new bands.

DESTRUCTOR – maximum destruction

Posted in 80s, cleveland, heavy metal, speed metal, thrash metal, Uncategorized on April 3, 2020 by vesalahde

friday nostalgia, lesser-known speed/thrash that was in heavy rotation in the 80s.

HIGH PRIESTESS – casting the circle

Posted in doom metal, heavy metal, los angeles, meditation, Uncategorized on March 19, 2020 by vesalahde

girlschool of doom metal casting meditative spiritual atmospheres, slow riffs for black yoga retreats, highly relaxing alternative to testosterone-powered growlings. RIPPLEMUSIC

GREAT ELECTRIC QUEST – live at freak valley

Posted in california, heavy metal, heavy rock, Uncategorized on March 9, 2020 by vesalahde


reminds of the best from the early 80s (time before speed/black/thrash metals landed in lapland) , priest/maiden/saxon/raven/anvil/running wild/etc. RIPPLEMUSIC