Gromilton’s Favorite Albums of 2021

2021 was another crazy year in which the world started opening up again only to have the leash pulled back on us. COVID continues to morph into variations keeping us on our toes. People are scared and extremely frustrated with how this virus has taken over the world and effectively kept us from living withoutContinue reading “Gromilton’s Favorite Albums of 2021”

Epica Omega Alive Livestream Event Review

By Gromilton What’s up Skull Smashers?! I haven’t had much time for writing album reviews lately. I have been very busy with my own music endeavors as of late. Anyway, I digress. I took some time last night with a few brews to watch the Omega Alive streaming event put together by Epica. I’ll tellContinue reading “Epica Omega Alive Livestream Event Review”

Gromilton’s Favorite Albums of 2020

As is routine for me each year; below is a list of my favorite albums of 2020 with descriptions. In no particular order. Let me know if you agree with any of mine. Let me know some of your favorites of 2020 if I don’t have them included. Nicumo – Inertia – This album isContinue reading “Gromilton’s Favorite Albums of 2020”

Living Tribute to Tom Croxton of Impaler fame, Thor, Hex Vortices and more!

The Hessian: For years, I have interviewed many people in national bands. There has been a very diverse mix. Some of them would give you the shirt off their back. Others would wonder why you would consider bothering them since you are nowhere near worthy enough to do so. Then there’s this man. He hasContinue reading “Living Tribute to Tom Croxton of Impaler fame, Thor, Hex Vortices and more!”

Interview with John Gallagher of British Metal Band Raven

Notes from Devin: I’ve always been a huge fan of this band and I was very stoked when their mighty frontman willingly did an interview with me!!! I bring you John Gallagher of the British Metal band, RAVEN!!! John, it’s a pleasure to interview you! Raven has been a vital, well respected band and hasContinue reading “Interview with John Gallagher of British Metal Band Raven”

Review of Hex Vortices Precipice EP released December 2020

Normally, this is Gromilton’s place for album reviews but I felt strongly about this one and he was kind enough to let me do this review: Hex Vortices “Precipice” (2020) From the frozen land of Minnesota comes the thrash machine powerhouse, Hex Vortices!!! Based out of the Twin Cities, this is the quartet’s second album,Continue reading “Review of Hex Vortices Precipice EP released December 2020”

Get to Know Hessian

Devin “Hessian” Hess has been the longtime force and creator behind Portland, Oregon’s oldest Metal fanzine, Soldiers Of Metal. Through the years, he’s interviewed many legendary bands and gave many bands of the genre a place to be heard in the Pacific Northwest especially in the time of alternative music. He never lost heart and pushed hardContinue reading “Get to Know Hessian”

Get to Know Gromilton

Gromilton, a nickname earned in college, is a guitarist/pianist/and music lover of all types with a preference for heavy metal. Among his favorite genres are Melodic Death Metal, Symphonic Metal, Thrash Metal, Hard Rock, Industrial Metal and Rock, Nu-Metal, Power Metal, Blues, Classic Rock, and much more. Due to his love of music he enjoysContinue reading “Get to Know Gromilton”