Show Review: Pillorian, Obsidian Tongue, Mavradoxa and Ancalagon

Written by Rachel Ardour* I’ve got so many feelings about the Pillorian, Obsidian Tongue, Mavradoxa and Ancalagon show. It was one of the most profound and all-around surprising (at least to me) shows I’ve seen in a while. And that’s why I specifically asked Mike if I could write this show review, and he said … More Show Review: Pillorian, Obsidian Tongue, Mavradoxa and Ancalagon

Album Review: Greywalker – Without Control

We first discovered this melodic death powerhouse from Pittsburgh 3 years ago, when we started bringing Dethlehem out for our live shows. As it turns out, Pittsburgh has a crop of truly exceptional metal bands and Greywalker are no exception. Fusing the soothing sounds of older Darkest Hour with both modern and old school thrash, … More Album Review: Greywalker – Without Control

Show Review: Order of the Dead’s Retirement Party

Photo by Daniel DeLucenay* We don’t review shows very often, but the bangers we’ve been to in Rochester always seem to bring it out of us. We love our Buffalo scene, but modern Rochester local shows always remind me of how Buffalo was once upon a time, back when we had Showplace and X-Wheelz, etc., … More Show Review: Order of the Dead’s Retirement Party