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Audioseptic Black Punk Bastards! Saturday, June 7th 2014: Three festivals at one weekend (Wave Gotik Treffen, Rock im Park and Rock am Ring) and temperatures above 30° C, but nonetheless, about 80 Black Metalheads came to the Backstage Club in Munich to see four underground bands and have a good time. The first band was Munich-based duo Ewigeis (the name translates as “everlasting ice”, but is an artificial word in the German language that is not used this way). Last time I saw them playing as support to Von andRead More

Posted On June 2, 2014By LifeloverIn News

SBM Promo T-shirts Available For Purchasing

I am very proud to announce that the first SBM t-shirt design is officially available for purchasing on our online store. You can customize the size according to your measurements (if in doubt, there is a size chart) as well as choose your color of preference. Now let me elaborate what this design is about and its core idea. Update: US customers can order directly via Men’s t-shirt Women’s t-shirt Design The idea behind the design is obvious – black fucking metal. I started out with a clear ideaRead More
This is interview was recorded and submitted by Shane Bugbee. Follow him on his homepage. In this interview we talk about a recent controversy DAGON and his band attracted, they were accused of being nazis and national socialist sympathizers, about the recent nazi controversy, love and hate, christianity, satanism, race and race relations, eugenics, genocide and the holocaust, genocides thru-out history, religion, slayer, black metal, dragons youth and family, the bugbees being run put of town, how small your life becomes when you deal in extreme art and how theRead More
In this article we plunge into the French underground where our guest-writer Ghosth meets Malcuidant for an informal chat about their musical background and other aspects related to black metal. A journey towards the past, present and future of Malcuidant. Special regards for the opportunity this interview to take place. Now lets get to know the band. Ghosth: Greetings! Could you briefly present Malcuidant? Malcuidant: Malcuidant is a French band performing Art Sombre music. It is composed of Garrgl, Waldhorn, Azgrth et Ayrhomm, the founding member. We are currently working with Apparitia RecordingsRead More
Tsjuster of the Frisian horde Kjeld has revealed extensive details about their debut album “Skym.” I hinted about it on From the depths a while ago where I premiered their music video “Baduhenna.” If you have missed it out, scroll down a little bit, watch it and get infected! Meanwhile, see what to expect in the near future and enjoy the stunning cover artwork by Dinne Marit. “Skym” is the upcoming debut full length of Frisian black metal band Kjeld. All of its lyrics are written in our mothertongue, Frisian. The lyricsRead More
Welcome back to the second edition of From the depths where this time we head for the hellenic underground scene. It was a little tough to pick just three bands out of a whole bunch of others that kick major ass, meaning that we’re gonna get back to Greece again for sure! However, I know your time is precious, so lets get straight into the core! Note: For those of you who are wondering what the fuck From the depths  is all about, please go through the first edition andRead More
In the previous post of this kind I ranted about the new changes on Facebook and how they affected everybody who is kinda depended on it. This time, I’m gonna try to share some methods that will hopefully be of use to you when promoting your music/merch or whatsoever. First and foremost you need to understand that just liking your page doesn’t guarantee your followers that they will receive your feed. In fact, they are likely to miss up to 90% of it, despite of being your “fans.” To handleRead More
Allow me to introduce you the brand category “FROM THE DEPTHS.” In here I am going to feature some the most underground bands ever; a perfect opportunity for you to listen to fresh stuff and enrich your collection eventually. With this being said, brace yourself because we are going on a long trip to Netherlands where we are meeting Tarnkappe, Walpurgisnacht and Kjeld.  Tarnkappe Tarnkappe is a creation of members who also take part in the respected dutch bands Salacious Gods and Lugubre. So far they only released a demo titled “TussenRead More
Undeground epic black metallers Noctem Cursis did excite their fans a couple of days ago as they uploaded a track from their upcoming debut album “Nocturnal Frost.” At the first spin of “Les Rivages de la Mort” three main points were noticeable: Maturer sound –  A big leap forward in their work that surely makes “Nocturnal Frost” a deserving winner that tops up their EP “Wrath of Winter.” Splendid composition – Exciting melodies and epic elements mashed into one outcome to suggest a feeling that brings you closer to nature;Read More

Posted On April 18, 2014By LifeloverIn News, Recommended

Hryre: A promising newborn black metal act

Everytime I stumble upon an underground/newborn black metal act that kicks major ass is considered a lucky day. Today is such a day because I finally heard new & impressive stuff from the UK. To be honest it’s been a while and as one would say “it was about time!” Hryre declared their existence in early 2013. The band is represented by Rick Millington – vocals, guitar and bass, Nathan Patchett – guitar & bass, Gareth Hodgson – drums and Michael Blenkarn – keyboards (guest appearance). Yesterday the band announced their official Facebook pageRead More