Chaos Doctrine 2018 album cover

Chaos Doctrine: self-titled debut album out now

Johannesburg, South Africa: armed with a powerful debut single, Chaos Doctrine signaled a great red blip on our metal radar in April last year....
DeamHorth 2018 Spiritual Serpent

DeamHorth: Spiritual Serpent out now

Johannesburg, South Africa: this city's latest instrumental whizkid outfit, DeamHorth, has launched its Spiritual Serpent album to the public space this past weekend. ...
XavlegbmaofffassssitimiwoamndutroabcwapwaeiippohfffX 2018 Gore 2.0

xavlegbmaofffassssitimiwoamndutroabcwapwaeiippohfffx: Gore 2.0

Durban, South Africa: eagerly anticipated by adoring fans of brutality all around the world, tongue in cheek band xavlegbmaofffassssitimiwoamndutroabcwapwaeiippohfffx delivers its second album; simply...

Stille Beendere: Stilte Van Die Beendere

Cape Town, South Africa: another thread weaves itself into the string of Black Metal releases from South Africa this year with Stilte Van Die...
Sinister Superstar 2018 Bipolar God

Sinister Superstar: Bipolar God, first full length released

Richards Bay, South Africa: black metal project Sinister Superstar returns with its first full-length album, Bipolar God. Bipolar God follows after two EPs,...
Lelahell 2016 Alif album art

Lelahell: second album, Alif, out now

Algiers, Algeria: Death Metal reigns supreme in North Africa this month as Lelahell's long awaited second full-length album Alif arrives. Released on Friday,...
Skinflint 2018 Front cover

Skinflint: self-titled album is available now

Gabarone, Botswana: Africa's champion of old-school Heavy Metal returns with its fifth studio album, Skinflint. Following up 18 months after the previous album,...
Dividing The Element 2018 album

Dividing the Element [Review]

  I went into listening to this self-titled debut album by Zimbabwe's Dividing The Element with very few preconceptions - I mean, how many other...
Dividing The Element 2018 album

Dividing The Element: self-titled debut album released

Harare, Zimbabwe: Using the recent Metal United World Wide series of shows, with Zimababwe also participating in the global event, Dividing The Element live-launched...
Scathanna Wept 2018 Archaic Tempest

Scathanna Wept: Archaic Tempest album out

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: some music is hard to discover unless you're looking in the right places. For Black Metal, mystery can be an...