Ifing – Against This Weald

April 16th, 2015 in Album Reviews0 Comments

Ifing‘s brilliant debut album Against This Weald should really have had a lot more than three songs.
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Darkenh̦ld РCastellum

March 15th, 2015 in Album Reviews0 Comments

France’s Darkenhöld continues to churn out quality melodic black metal with third album Castellum.
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Fen – Carrion Skies

December 16th, 2014 in Album Reviews0 Comments

Carrion Skies is the latest from UK atmospheric metal masters Fen.
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Stryvigor – Forgotten By Ages

November 18th, 2014 in Album Reviews0 Comments

Stryvigor‘s debut full-length Forgotten By Ages is an icy slab of atmospheric black metal in the vein of Drudkh and Khors.
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Myrkur – Myrkur

October 28th, 2014 in Album Reviews0 Comments

The sudden emergence of one-woman black metal group Myrkur was certainly surprising, but the music speaks for itself.
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Falls of Rauros / Panopticon – Split

October 17th, 2014 in Album Reviews0 Comments

This split showcases some interesting experimentation from two of the USBM scene’s strongest and most respected groups, Falls of Rauros and Panopticon.
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Botanist – VI: Flora Track Preview

July 14th, 2014 in Upcoming Albums0 Comments

Preview a song from the upcoming Botanist album VI: Flora.
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Monarque / Forteresse / Csejthe / Chasse-Galerie – Légendes

July 3rd, 2014 in Album Reviews0 Comments

The latest slab of Canadian black metal from Sepulchral comes in the form of a four-way split featuring some of the scene’s top bands.
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Adamus Exul – Arsenic Idols

June 28th, 2014 in Album Reviews0 Comments

There’s a lot of good black metal coming out of Australia recently, but except for maybe Astriaal I can’t think of any bands putting out material as furiously aggressive as that of relative newcomers Adamus Exul.
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Culted – Oblique To All Paths

June 19th, 2014 in Album Reviews0 Comments

This third ritual from Canadian doom group Culted is sludgey doom metal at its most oppressive.
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