Freddy Lim


We’re Already in Hell, So You Might as Well Blast Some Evil Metal

Everything sucks but at least we have new tunes from Ilsa, Chthonic, Paroxysm, Black Awakening, Untamed Land, and more.


Punks and Metalheads are Infiltrating the System by Winning Political Office

What did their musical experience have to do with recent political wins by metalhead Danica Roem and hardcore vocalist Justin Brannan?


Taipei’s Extreme Metal Scene Provides an Unlikely Home for Its Misfits

In Taiwan, choosing a life in the underground scene means going against everything the dominant culture holds dear.


Heavy Metal Politician Freddy Lim Is Fighting for Taiwanese Independence

The parliamentarian and Chthonic frontman talks rebellion, Trump, China, and why the Dalai Lama called him "a demon."