Forhist’s self-titled debut was one of the most highly anticipated albums of early 2021 and while it certainly is unfair to put that sort of pressure onto…… Read more “Review: Forhist – «Forhist»”
Review: Redemptus – «blackhearted»
Formed in 2014, Redemptus quickly established themselves as a force to be reckoned with in the Portuguese post-hardcore and post-metal scene. The promise of 2015’s «We All…… Read more “Review: Redemptus – «blackhearted»”
Review: Dold Vorde Ens Navn – «Mørkere»
When you have excitedly awaited a release as intensely as we have with «Mørkere», there’s always a possibility that you build it up so much in your…… Read more “Review: Dold Vorde Ens Navn – «Mørkere»”
Review: Spectral Lore – «Ετερόφωτος»
Formed in 2005, Greek solo black metal project Spectral Lore has been providing a steady stream of black metal releases with a heavy cosmic and progressive slant,…… Read more “Review: Spectral Lore – «Ετερόφωτος»”
Review: Noctule – «Wretched Abyss»
Upon hearing of a black metal record inspired by «The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim», our immediate reaction was to fear that it would draw too much from…… Read more “Review: Noctule – «Wretched Abyss»”
Review: Broder – «Det højes smed»
(…) the one thing to stay the same was, in all fairness, one of their greater assets, namely, the filth with which they imbue every passing minute of their releases.
Review: Body Void – «Bury Me Beneath This Rotting Earth»
“(…) the album’s sound is close to perfection for lovers of feedback and massive guitar tones (…)”
Review: Jute Gyte – «Diapason»
In a sense, the year started off slow. That’s not just because a January 1s hungover on quarantine feels weird, nor just because we were still spinning…… Read more “Review: Jute Gyte – «Diapason»”
Baphomet introduce themselves with «Evil Reigns»
Meet Baphomet, the new project from the duo behind DungeönHammer. The band has kicked off its existence in direct fashion by simply releasing a two-song demo entitled…… Read more “Baphomet introduce themselves with «Evil Reigns»”
Review: Wreck and Reference – «Alien Pains»
A surprising take on four 90’s lo-fi classics originally from Guided By Voices.
Caput Mortuum – «Return Of The Sinister»
New EP of disconcerting noisy and electronic black metal by Caput Mortuum.
Release round-up: Colloquial Sound Recordings
Ever since its inception in 2011, Colloquial Sound has produced a steady stream of releases through the many projects of label’s mastermind Damien Master. Arguably one of…… Read more “Release round-up: Colloquial Sound Recordings”
Release round-up: September 22, a Friday of doom
Reviews of the new records by Monarch, Process Of Guilt, Ufomammut, and With The Dead.