Author: Rick Bakker

Rick is the lead guitar player for Volharding and lover of all styles of music. He's also a tech nerd, PC and Xbox gamer, and a huge sports fan.
October 14, 2011 1

Skeletonwitch – Forever Abomination Album Review

By Rick Bakker
While black metal first gained worldwide attention in the 90’s for its association with church burnings and murder, it was the classic albums of Satyricon, Dissection, Emperor, Dimmu Borgir, and Cradle of Filth that legitimized the genre as a true…
August 24, 2011 1

Century – Red Giant Album Review

By Rick Bakker
In an age where bands feel compelled to write music to fit in a certain sub-genre, there’s Prosthetic Records’ Century, whose music freely covers the styles of Metal, Post-Hardcore, and Punk. It’s a sound that’s reminiscent of 90’s Hardcore…