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altarage -nihil / best record labels of 2016

Posted On December 31, 2016By LifeloverIn News, Recommended

SBM’s list of top record labels in 2016

I’ve been hearing contradictory opinions on whether 2016 was a fruitful year as to black metal and its sub-genres. My personal expectations however were met and I am beyond satisfied for all the goodies that came to my door. Apart from the ever growing tireless community of artists that are bursting with creativity, there are record labels whose work has left a major legacy for all of us, the connoisseurs of the blackened art. With this installment, I’ll present a short list of 5 record labels that did a remarkable job thisRead More
tundra-the-burning-fanatism

Posted On October 1, 2015By LifeloverIn News, Recommended

Premiere: Tundra – The Burning Fanatism

After a short inactivity, I am ready to present you yet another band that is killing it with full force. You might be familiar with bands like Deathrow and Frostmoon Eclipse already (and if so, you will be pleasantly surprised) where there is a common figure pulling the strings in the deep shadows whose’s name is Gionata Potenti. He is known as being a multi-instrumentalist and more importantly  a contributor to the Italian band Tundra. The third album “The Burning Fanatism” features his drum and vocal skills that will convinceRead More
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Posted On September 18, 2014By LifeloverIn News

Premiere: N.K.V.D – Hakmarrja

Not so distant in the future, another interesting album is going to appear on Avantgarde Music’s webshop. Industrial black metallers N.K.V.D are releasing their second full-length “Hakmarrja”. According to the band, you should expect a slower, louder and darker album than their previous works. “Hakmarrja” features 10 songs (see tracklist below), two of which an intro and an instrumental. You can pre-order your copy HERE. Unlike most black metal bands, N.K.V.D deal with historical-related themes that involve oppression, dictatorship and totalitarianism. There are already two songs uploaded on bandcamp for free streaming,Read More