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Review: Sakis Tolis ”Among The Fires Of Hell” [Metal Hammer Records]

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(Don’t) Sleep the Sleep of the Angels just yet! I’ve admittedly not been too pleased with the more recent song collections of the mighty Rotting Christ, as their ...
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Interview: Necronautical

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UK’s Necronautical recently returned from a mini-tour around the country, yet presenting their latest release Slain In The Spirit (2020). Here you can read an interview I had ...
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Tableau Mort To Release New Album ”Visio In Somniis” In May

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UK extreme metal act Tableau Mort announces a new album entitled Visio In Somniis. The album will be out in May via Cult Of Parthenope records. The band stated: ...
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Vulture Lord premiere song

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ODIUM RECORDS presents the first single of VULTURE LORD from the upcoming split with Polish BLACK ALTAR – “Deathiah Manifesto”. The song is called “Hark! The Hymns of War” and you can watch ...
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Review: Elderblood “Achrony” [Drakkar Productions]

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After five years of silence Ukrainian symphonic black metal formation has returned in hot summer of 2021 with their brand new LP Achrony which was released by BM-friendly ...
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Review: Funeral Mist “Deiform” [Norma Evangelium Diaboli]

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For those living under the rock; Funeral Mist since the late nineties released the most intense sonic works under the black metal’s darkened wings. Helmed by Mortuus (from ...
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2021 Best Black Metal releases by Lord Ov Hell

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Helwetti (Finland) – Helwetti / Illuminating Void Productions Labyrinthine Haze (Sweden) – Descending into the Deep [bandcamp] Manière Noire (Canada) – L’ordre du Dragon : Brève nouvelle de ...
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Review: Master’s Hammer “Ritual” [Monitor]

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On paper, Czech black metal might be an ideal style for people who struggle to get into the harsh sound that we’ve come to associate with Norway and ...
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Review: Ravendust “The Gold Of The Aura” [Wolfmond Production]

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This summer Wolfmond Production has released sophomore release The Gold of the Aura of solo project of Ravendust from Switzerland, offering bolder ideas apart from his more classical ...
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Review: Necromantia “Scarlet Evil Witching Black” [Osmose Productions]

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Often lumped together with Varathron and Rotting Christ, Necromantia were another important band of the Greek black metal scene. Of course, each of these bands had their own ...
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Interview: WORMWOOD

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Sweden’s Wormwood seems to have impressed the metalheads around with their new amazing album Arkivet. In my opinion, this release is way more different than the band’s previous ...
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Review: Graveland “Hour of Ragnarok” [Inferna Profundus Records]

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One of the Polish pagan metal legends Graveland has returned with the fresh studio album Hour of Ragnarok in collaboration with the music labels Inferna Profundus, Forever Plagued ...
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Interview: THYRFING

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Sweden’s black/viking metal act Thyrfing, are back with a new album in nearly 8 years. Then, Vanagandr was out this year’s late August via Despotz records, and just ...
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Review: Stormnatt “The Crimson Sacrament” [Ashen Productions]

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Stormnatt… a band that I have been aware of, since earlier this year. I never knew that Antimessiah was ever even a part of this band, initially. I ...
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Review: KLAMM “Misanthropocene” [Disharmonia Records]

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On the first day of summer Disharmonia Records have released third full-length album Misanthropocene of German atmospheric black metal band Klamm, after seven years of meaningful silence. Three ...
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Interview: JORD

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Interview with the Swedish one-man black/atmospheric metal act, Jord. Debut album Sol out via Northern Silence Productions. Please introduce Jord and when did you form this project. Jord ...
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Review: Argesh “Excommunica” [Nero Corvino]

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A competent, enjoyable slaying of the gods with room for improvement Hailing from one of the northernmost regions of Italy, Argesh offer a whopping dose of crushing staccato ...
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Hate Announces New Album Details

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Poland’s Hate announces new album entitled Rugia, due to be released on October 15th via Metal Blade records. The band elected to once again track the album in the Hertz Recording Studio ...
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Review: Xalpen “Sawken Xo’on” [Black Lodge Records]

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In the end of July Black Lodge Records have re-released the debut album “Sawken Xo´on” of Chilean black metal band Xalpen. Originally it was released almost year ago ...
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Defacing God Announces New Album And Signing With Napalm Records

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Danish extreme metal band, Defacing God, have signed with Napalm records and announces debut album called The Resurrection Of Lilith, due to be released in 2022. The debut album is currently ...
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