Interview: Bloodywood [India] Discusses Writing Hindi, Punjabi, and English Lyrics in New ‘Rakshak’ Album & Socio-Political / Universal Messages

There’s been a decent amount of buzz surrounding this New Delhi-based folk metal project the past few years. And such hype is absolutely, well-deserved as their humble beginnings of creating YouTube covers gradually evolved into the international genre-bending beasts they currently are. Multi-instrumentalist Karan Katiyar, vocalist Jayant Bhadula, and rapper Raoul Kerr have found harmony … More Interview: Bloodywood [India] Discusses Writing Hindi, Punjabi, and English Lyrics in New ‘Rakshak’ Album & Socio-Political / Universal Messages

Riley’s Top 15 Metal Has No Borders Albums of 2021 (and more!)

The gears at Metal Has No Borders are still rotating and despite a bit late, we’re excited to unveil our favorite releases that dropped during 2021! As always, the choices listed reside in regions of the world under-represented by mainstream Western media, which include bands from Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Middle East, South America, etc. … More Riley’s Top 15 Metal Has No Borders Albums of 2021 (and more!)