October 2017 Highlights – Transcending Obscurity Webzine Staff

Dreadnought (USA) – A Wake in Sacred Waves (Progressive Metal/Doom/Black Metal, Sailor Records)   Denver’s Dreadnought has been writing some of the more exciting progressive rock/metal out there for the past five years. They’ve always been hard to pin down, encompassing elements of just about every type of metal while pulling in a considerable amount […]

SPECIAL HIGHLIGHTS – Swedish Death Metal Highlights

Continuing from what we attempted to do with our German death metal article, which met with a good response, with several known and unknown bands getting highlighted in the style, this time around we have shifted our focus to Sweden, which was once known as the Mecca of death metal and influenced thousands of bands […]

September 2017 Highlights – Transcending Obscurity Webzine Staff

Drouth (USA) – Knives, Labyrinths, Mirrors (Black/death metal, Independent) Drouth is red-hot. They bring the kind of heat that US-based black metal bands like Uada and Void Omnia have been stoking recently, that black/death conflagration that you just to jump into and immolate yourself upon. The vocals are scathing, the drums unrelenting, and the guitars […]