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AOSOTH – V: THE INSIDE SCRIPTURES LP (Agonia Records)

March 16th, 2018

Aosoth - V The Inside Scriptures LPAosoth’s fifth and final strike is a monstrous slab of murky Black Metal disdainfully forced through a decidedly Death Metal funnel – or...

HORNA – ENVAATNAGS EFLOS SOLF ESGANTAAVNE 2LP (Blut & Eisen Productions)

March 11th, 2018

Horna - Envaatnags Eflos Solf EsgantaavneHorna’s 2004 full-length, ‘Envaatnags Eflos Solf Esgantaavne’, truly epitomises everything that’s so exceptional about these Finnish stalwarts, encapsulating the bleak horde’s uncanny knack for...

DEIQUISITOR – DOWNFALL OF THE APOSTATES LP (Night Shroud Records)

March 5th, 2018

Deiquisitor - Downfall Of The ApostatesBoasting ties with Blodfest and Ogdru Jahad – two acts I passed comment on in what seems like a previous lifetime –...

BLATTARIA – BLATTARIA LP (Fallen Empire Records)

March 4th, 2018

Blattaria - BlattariaBlattaria is the scientific name for cockroach and a routine perusal of the lyrics included on the insert of this delightful LP quickly reveals the appropriate nature...

ARCKANUM – DEN FÖRSTFÖDDE LP (Folter Records)

March 3rd, 2018

Arckanum - Den FörstföddeArckanum is dead. After delivering truly unique, visionary, chaos-gnostic Black Metal of the very highest calibre over a mere quarter of a century, Shamaatae has...

ORDER OF DARKNESS – UNTITLED LP (Iron Bonehead Productions)

March 1st, 2018

Order Of Darkness - UntitledThis first surfaced in 2016 on a cassette limited to just 50 units and was disinterred in December by IBP and given the vinyl treatment....

CHAMBRE FROIDE – ROUGES CHAPELLES LP (Fallen Empire Records)

March 1st, 2018

Chambre Froide - Rouges ChapellesAmid the clamour for the latest and rarest releases from Skjold and Final Agony and GoatowaRex and Ancient Records and New Era and Kuunpalvelus allied...

SEMPITERNAL DUSK / ENCOFFINATION – A MONUMENT TO THE ABYSS OF DEATH LP (End Theory Records ‎/ Parasitic Records)

February 28th, 2018

Sempiternal Dusk Encoffination - A Monument To The Abyss Of DeathOn ‘A Monument To The Abyss Of Death’ each band spews forth one epic dirge of supreme underground Death...

VAAL – GEESTEN VAN DE VERLORENEN LP (New Era Productions)

February 27th, 2018

Vaal - Geesten Van De VerlorenenHere’s half an hour of premier, primitive, hateful Black Metal from the Netherlands. ‘Geesten Van De Verlorenen’ is a shrill, ancient, contemptuous, raw-yet-atmospheric protestation...

POSSESSION – EXORKIZEIN LP (Iron Bonehead Productions)

February 26th, 2018

Possession - ExorkizeinRemarkably, it’s almost a year already since Possession dropped their mighty debut full-length. I never got around to writing nearly as many reviews last year as I’d...