A Realm of Tales


Chad Schulz Album Reviews

Custard’s 2017 release ‘A Realm of Tales’ offers well-established, steely Germanic Power Metal.

The Child and the Bitch


Chad Schulz Album Reviews

Snovonne’s 2017 album ‘The Child and the Bitch’ is a melodic, fascinating slice of not-necessarily Metal life.


Blue Öyster Cult

Chad Schulz Album Reviews

Blue Öyster Cult’s oft misrepresented 1988 release ‘Imaginos’ is actually a solid Metal/Rock album.

Ruins of Empires


Chad Schulz Album Reviews

Adding an Oriental flavor elevates Aeternam’s 2017 Symphonic Death album ‘Ruins of Empires’ to greatness.

Dead Sun


Chad Schulz Album Reviews

Nightmare’s 2016 album ‘Dead Sun’ is killer, unadulterated Heavy Metal to its core.

Master of Light

Freedom Call

Chad Schulz Album Reviews

The kings of “Happy Metal” are back with one of their best, 2016’s ‘Master of Light‘. Not yet ready to rest upon their laurels Germany’s FREEDOM CALL triumphantly soars on with engaging power shred, a brisk pound, and more trademark, brain-addling choral hooks. Despite a few easy discards ‘Master‘ holds some of the most addictive, soul etching songs you likely …