HMA Issue 11

This July prepare for a new dose of Heavy Music Artwork, in print, glossy and classy. As with every issue we gathered at your service metal masters in creativity both in music and visuals. We have great returns with Possessed and Nocturnus AD for those, like us eagerly awaiting new music. 11th installation line up…

Arte Arcana Lucifero

Lucifer mythical character is by far metal most mentioned and revered of all villain. Heaven’s outcast and dirty scoundrel, the mighty ruler of all that is below and a materialist bastard par excellence. Artist Devil fascination and representation is overwhelming and is depicted ad nauseam making Eliphas Levi goat more popular than any other deity.…

Adolfo WB

I’d like to say that I studied fine arts, but the truth is my studies had nothing to do with art. I started to be interested in photography in 2000-2001, and this led me to leave my job to follow my dream. I have taken several courses in photography, digital painting and video, and at…

DungeönHammer

Infernal Moon By René Aquarius & Elio Cogo DungeönHammer is all about creating raw old-school black metal. Formed back in 2008 by its two members E (vocals, guitars, bass) and R (Drums) from France and The Netherlands, respectively. We wanted to make a raw and in-your-face album in the style we love. Since we live…

Depressed

Afterlife In Darkness By Giovani Venttura Formed in 1998, Depressed represents the search of founding members Giovani Venttura (vocals) and Rodrigo Jardim (guitars) for an aggressive and authentic sounding Death Metal. After recording the demo “Diabolical Servants of the Cross” in 1999, the band ceased its activities in 2000, but returning with full power in…

Crisix

Against the Odds By Juli Bazooka Spanish Thrash metal champions Crisix released their last album Against the odds this April via Listenable records and toured all year starting with sold out Full metal cruise, series of headlining shows across Europe, summer festivals as Hellfest, Alcatraz, Download, CMOA, Rude, Mise Open Air, Kutten Fest, Metal Scar,…

Cryptworm

Verminosis by Tibor Hanyi & Joe Knight Crypworm is a death metal band formed by Tibor Hanyi (vocals, guitars) and Joe Knight (drums) in 2014 when Tibor moved from Hungary to the United Kingdom. Our first demo got released by Goatprayer Records in 2017 and followed up with the 2018’s “Verminosis” 7” EP released by…

Demonomancy

Poisoned Atonement By Herald of the Outer Realm Formed in 2008 in Rome, Italy by founding member W. W. (guitars/vocals), Black Gods Triumph (drums) and Sin Desecration (bass), Demonomancy begins its journey under Nuclear War Now! Productions, which releases their two demos, EP, first full-length and split with Witchcraft (Fin). As they grew in popularity,…

Ayyur

The Lunatic Creature By Angra Mainyu Started as a one-man project in early 2007 by Angra Mainyu, Ayyur is a Black Metal act from Sousse, Tunisia. Several session members have taken part in the project over the years, but the band’s true nature remains elusive. ‘The Lunatic Creature’ is the first release after a long…

Inhumankind

Self​-​Extinction by Pablo Selnik and Àlex Reviriego Inhumankind is a project by Pablo Selnik (flute) and Àlex Reviriego (double bass), two of the most active, original and fearless musicians on the Barcelona scene. After several years working on projects of such diverse styles as modern jazz, metal, contemporary composition or drone, and being key members…

Device

Godless By Italo Guardieiro & Diego Campos Hailing from Distrito Federal, Device was formed in 2004, propagating mainly politic and religious critics through the aggressive stamp of thrash and death metal genres. Three years after its formation, the band debuted the EP “Behold Darkness”, whose songs were part of the independent movie “A Capital dos…

Abjection Ritual

Soul Of Ruin, Body Of Filth By Doug Corey Hailing from Erie, Pennsylvania Abjection Ritual started life as the project of sole member D.C. in 2014. After two self-released Malignant records unleashed the debut full length ‘Futility Rites’ followed in 2018 by a second full length ‘Soul Of Ruin, Body of Filth’. ‘Soul Of Ruin’…

Demonification

Hell Metal By Psycho Fai In the course of making music, to me, there is no rules and regulations. Riffs will come in during my busy life, for example, when I’m eating my dinner, playing with my kids or sometimes when I’m taking a dump. Once the basic riff comes in, that’s where I will…

Crone

Godspeed By Phil Jonas Crone is a dark rock band from Northern Germany, led and shaped by Secrets of the Moon mastermind Phil sG Jonas and Markus Renzenbrink (Embedded). ‘Godspeed’ is the group‘s first full-length LP and follow-up to Crone‘s 2014 debut, ‘Gehenna’, an EP hailed as “morose, thick, melodic music for cloudy days”. A…

Clandestine Blaze

Tranquillity of Death By Mikko Aspa Clandestine Blaze is a one-man black metal band formed in Lahti, Finland in 1998. During 20 years of existence, CB has published ten full-length albums and various other releases. It is pure Black Metal, in a very straight forward style. It leans towards influences from bands such as Burzum,…

Brainoil

Singularity to Extinction By Greg Wilkinson & Nathan “Nate” Smith Sludge and Doom are often used to describe Brainoil. To us Brainoil has always been a blend of punk, metal, rock with elements of doom, sludge, crust, hardcore. HMA: What can you tell us about your latest release and writing process? NS: Singularity to Extinction…

Blodskut

Forgotten Remains By Henker Blodskut was founded in early 2014 when Farliath (Drums) and Mordoc (Vocals, Guitar) started to meet for regular jam sessions. Later that year, Jonta joined on bass guitar. Shortly after the first songs have been finalized, Henker took over the second guitar, completing the Line-up. While playing some shows in Germany…

Beldam

Pasung By Grahm Reynolds Beldam hails from Tacoma, Wa., playing sludge/doom with blackened touches. With influences like Sleep, Eyehategod, Graves at Sea and Black Sabbath, they pair primordial, buzzsaw guitars and massive low-end bass with earth-shattering drums and intense vocals/lyrics invoking death and despair. Beldam is a Pacific Northwest sludge metal band that incorporates both…