Beeho Author

Founder and editor of The Heavy Chronicles since 2010. Likes to turn into a complete freak once in the pit. Loud music and beer is my motto.

VIDEO PREMIERE: post-metallers LABIRINTO reign supreme with “Demiurge”

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Brasil’s cornerstone post-metal act LABIRINTO are gracing us with a sumptuous new video for “Demiurge” today. Their third full-length “Divino Afflante...

VIDEO PREMIERE: RUFF MAJIK exorcize their demons and get “Schizophrenic”

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What would happen if Immortal bumped into Black Sabbath in the undergrowth? Pretoria’s relentless doom rockers RUFF MAJIK provides a satisfying answer with their...

VIDEO PREMIERE: get swallowed into a sludge hole with BLCKWVS “0161 Bl”.

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Lay your ears on the hugest-sounding sludge band Germany has ever produced. Those faraway heirs of Neurosis and Sleep display such a cold, life-annihilating sound that you will...

Ruling the world the black’n’roll way with KVELERTAK.

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THC has a long history with KVELERTAK. We covered every piece of music the Stavanger six piece has produced, from the day they changed the face of heavy metal with their meteoric...

YERÛŠELEM “The Sublime” (Debemur Morti 2019)

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Any Blut Aus Nord worshipper should lend an ear to their other brainchild YERÛŠELEM. As for novices, enter their world with no second thought, you’re in for a...

MASTODON + KVELERTAK + MUTOID MAN @ Casino de Paris (13.02.19)

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“The absent party is always to blame.” This could be true for fans who missed the show, as well as all three acts — each one of them were lacking a member for...

Igor Sidorenko of STONED JESUS picks 10 perfect road songs.

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Our fourth LP “Pilgrims” was inspired by our heavy touring schedule in the last couple of years, and the feelings a person might be getting — or rather losing —...

From rock to doom: the coolest albums of 2018.

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♠︎ SYLVAIN GOLVET’S PICKS ♠︎ UNCLE ACID & THE DEADBEATS “Wasteland” (Rise Above Records) While we almost started worrying for Kevin Starrs...

DESERTFEST BELGIUM 2018 Review – Day 3

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Third day at DESERTFEST BELGIUM always goes with a tough awakening, thanks to the Saturday’s skull-shattering performances. Yet it all appears this final lap is set to...

RADIO MOSCOW + FEATHERSTONE + PETYR @ Casbah (San Diego, 13.09.18)

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The Heavy Chronicles is on tour tonight and rather far from home it must be said. San Diego, California is of course a hotbed of psyche, boogie and rock of the highest order and...

Amenra, Yob, Crowbar and 10+ bands pick their must-see act at Desertfest Belgium 2018

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Excitement is growing as DESERTFEST BELGIUM takes place in less than two weeks time now. With over 45 bands ranging from doom jazz to heavy psych, from post-hardcore to sludge and...

THC PREMIERE: Earth Ship new video “Whiplash”

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Forget about thrash and bullet belts: we like it filthy and muddy here. German sludge mongers EARTH SHIP are back with a killer new video for “Whiplash”,...

MONSTER MAGNET “Mindfucker” (Napalm Records 2018)

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Frenzied rock veterans MONSTER MAGNET return with their eleventh album, and as a new release from the band is red-letter day, it will require all your attention instead...

From rock to doom: the 30 coolest albums of 2017.

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We may be a bit late to the year-end list festival – slow and steady THC as always – yet it’s no less a resounding testimony of the incredible 2017 vintage we’re proudly...

HELLFEST 2017 Review – Day 1

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That first day at HELLFEST was the toughest by far, with a severe hangover combined to the heat wave and dust hitting our sore bodies since dawn. With less than 10%...