Anathema – Hindsight – Review

January 1, 2008

Acoustic takes on old and new faves from this influencial UK atmospheric, melodic metal band, plus a newbie, “Unchained (Tales of the Unexpected).”

Anathema – A Moment in Time – Review

March 1, 2007

Jonesin’ for prog metal? The new concert DVD from Anathema should do the trick. Like Dream Theater fronted by Gavin Rossdale, with all of the pros and cons.

Anathema – A Natural Disaster – Review

April 19, 2004

Danny has written most of the record, but Anathema have turned in a fairly single-mooded, periodically guitary record, one that is equal parts Radiohead, Porcupine Tree, and late ’90s Anathema.

Antimatter – Saviour – Review

January 3, 2003

Ex-Anathema bassist Duncan Patterson and long-time friend Michael Moss flirt with Portishead styles, and release a hauntingly beautiful album.

Metal Dreams – Vol. 3 – Review

February 22, 2002

I’m an admitted speed freak (the verb, not necessarily the drug), and while Goth metal tickles my brooding dark side, I’m just not a fan of ballads.

Beauty in Darkness Vol. 3 – Review

September 1, 1999

Part black metal, part Goth rock/metal, all excitingly scary and sexy. For anyone into darkwave, Goth, or whatever else they’re calling it, ya gotta get this.

Anathema – Eternity – Review

July 1, 1997

These pale-faced Euro-boys have veered off the Gothic path of doom and jumped on a loosely constructed bandwagon with no steering wheel.