Winterhauch – Am Ende stirbt die Hoffnung / support black metal

Winterhauch – Am Ende stirbt die Hoffnung

What could be the best album to listen to in a gloomy day; something furious or maybe chilling with subtle melancholic touch? Essentially, that's up to you but I...
Frozen land - Nostalgy / support black metal

Frozen Land – Nostalgy: The pursuit of melancholy

I've always had a special attitude towards black/doom for it requires one to be in a darker than the usual state of the mind. And by "usual", you should...

The Committee – Power Through Unity

At first, I was sceptic: A band called The Committee presents a debut album entitled Power Through Unity with a cover like a propaganda poster? At once my brain...
Goholor, Zakaz CD recommendation / support black metal

Goholor and Zakaz: Two Sinister Offerings Packing a Major Punch [Free Download Included]

It's February 2018 already and still, I am gonna take you back in time for another ride into the underground. You should have got used to the fact that...
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Amiensus – Restoration

(Our guest-writer Nattramn shares his thoughts on Amiensus' album "Restoration") I've been listening to the metal genre my whole life. With time one's personality is shaped as different preferences.The genre...
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Latest CDs: Animo Aeger, Siniestro and Sunshine and Lollipops

Sunshine and Lollipops?! What's happening in here? Before going on a rampage with me, please allow me to explain. Today's CD presentation is by far amongst the most weirdly awesome and...
Australasia - Notturno / support black metal

Australasia – Notturno

Once again, we've come to an end of the weekly cycle and we should reward ourselves appropriately. Music is the alternative food, the ultimate source of energy that charges...
Darkenhöld-Memoria-Sylvarum / Support Black Metal

CD Recommendation: Darkenhöld – Memoria Sylvarum

Darkenhöld is a band that I've had the privilege to write about in the past; to be more specific, 3 years ago when I presented their outstanding opus "Castellum". These French...
Cepheide - de silence et de suie / support black metal

Cepheide – De Silence Et De Suie

For this article I have been inspired by the newborn French formation Cepheide and their demo "De Silence Et De Suie"(translates "Silence and Soot"). After years of practicing in...
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Phenomenal debut: Penitence Onirique – V​.​I​.​T​.​R​.​I​.​O​.​L.

Visionaries Penitence Onirique step out of the shadows with the phenomenal debut album "V​.​I​.​T​.​R​.​I​.​O​.​L." An undisputed masterpiece mixing the best ingredients of melodic and avant-garde black metal. A release worth to be...