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Hercyn - Dust and Ages / support black metal

Posted On October 19, 2015By LifeloverIn Albums, Atmospheric/Avant-garde

Hercyn – Dust and Ages

Almost 1 year after covering the amazing demo “Magda” and the split “All This Suffering Is Not Enough”, New Jearsey-based act Hercyn marked their solemn autumn return with their brand new debut album that I am very honored to present now. Despite setting the bars high with their successful start, this band demonstrates once again top-notch quality and originality through “Dust and Ages”; they managed to push their own limits much further and that’s what I call a real masterpiece! “Dust and Ages” is the sound of the dying Autumn. ItRead More
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Posted On December 18, 2014By LifeloverIn From the depths

From the depths: Paymon, Nebrus and Orsus

With the coming end of 2014, it’s about time to unleash the last “From the depths” sequence for this year  featuring bands from Italy and the United States. Frankly, it is always hard for me to narrow it down to just three examples given that every day I come across at least 4-5 mindblowing names that make me go “that’s a fucking WOW, man!!!” Anyway, lets get this started. Paymon Paymon is a one-man raw black metal band from Italy that was born in the early 90’s. The life-giving force behindRead More
Hercyn - Magda / Thera Roya - All This Suffering is Not Enough
“Dedicated to the souls, hearts and minds rotting under urban decay. All this suffering is not enough for our existence”. This time unlike any other, I went overseas (figuratevely speaking) to seek for something that eventually reminded me what a big part and influnce is music in my life. It does sound pretty big and it is so for what I have discovered in my journey to America hasn’t just blown me away… It has given me a whole another perspective of the darkly beauty, charm and also how underratedRead More