Funeral Presence - Achatius / support black metal

A Little Late Premiere: Funeral Presence – Achatius

Late yet better than never, as they say, right? Anyway, I got really intrigued when I saw that US one-man act Funeral Presence is on the verge of unleashing...
Gaahls Wyrd live

Gaahls Wyrd Air a New Track from Their Forthcoming Album

I've got to admit that whatever I've been doing up until this point got completely frozen when I saw the news about Gaahls Wyrd. I've been following this band...
THROMOS - Taucht ein ... in Finsternis

From the Depths: Siaskel, Thromos and Dark Elite

Our well established and not so timely tradition to update our so beloved series "From the Depths" has come to a new installment. This is a milestone on its...
blut aus nord dehn sora

The Somber Art of Dehn Sora

Vincent Petitjean / Dehn Sora is a French artist, photographer and musician whose work I respect tremendously. I discovered his amazing talent through some of his artworks that decorate...

Throwback Saturday: Vargrav – Netherstorm

I guess, I officially decided to bail on social media for good, which basically means Twitter, my only functional page as of now. I mention this not just for...
Wrang - Domstad swart metael / support black metal

Wrang – Domstad Swart Metael: That’s What I’m Talking About…

Before you draw the wrong conclusion, let me clear that away; this is not a review. I've grown so distant from that form of scribbling that...
Svartidauði - Revelations of the Red Sword / Support Black Metal

Retrospection in Black: December 2018, Streaming Included

It's good to be back to my very own place of murk and solitude after such a long pause! There have been many things to figure...
time has shifted ans so has the need for reviews / support black metal

Time Has Shifted and so Has the Need for Reviews

There is one very simple yet fundamental principle about life, which states that nothing is static. Things move around, evolve, shift and take different turns whether you like it...
Grá interview / support black metal

Grá: Be a Leader, Not a Follower

Today, I'd like to share with you a new installment in SBM's interview section with a gentleman whose's work has had a tremendous impact on my love for music...
Aorlhac - L'Esprit des Vents CD / support black metal

Aorlhac – L’esprit des vents: Epic Proportions of Epicness

Throughout the years of my humble experience in non-professional black metal promotion, I learnt that if there is no passion, it's not worth it. Simple as that. If you...