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DEMONOMANTIC – GRAIL OF DEFORMED EVILNESS LP (Final Agony Records)

May 8th, 2018

Demonomantic – Grail Of Deformed EvilnessI find it almost remarkable that Swartadauþuz – he of Bekëth Nexëhmü, Mystik and Azelisassath – can not alone switch his...

KAPALA – INFEST CESSPOOL MLP (Dunkelheit Produktionen)

April 19th, 2018

Kapala - Infest CesspoolI decided to display a picture of the etching on Side B because I have little or no time for etchings on Side B … or...

HUMAN SERPENT – FOR I, THE MISANTHROPIST LP (Ogmios Underground)

April 17th, 2018

Human Serpent - For I,The Misanthropist LPGreek duo Human Serpent’s second full-length, ‘For I, The Misanthropist’, delivers 36 minutes of thoroughly enjoyable Black Metal – nine slabs of fierce,...

SARKRISTA – SUMMONERS OF THE SERPENTS WRATH LP (Purity Through Fire)

April 8th, 2018

Sarkrista - Summoners Of The Serpent's WrathAs well as being apostropheless, ‘Summoners Of The Serpents Wrath’ is a glorious and majestic 50-minute homily to the horned one that should...

THANTIFAXATH – VOID MASQUERADING AS MATTER MLP (Dark Descent Records)

April 5th, 2018

Thantifaxath - Void Masquerading As MatterI think it would be accurate to suggest that Thantifaxath is not your everyday Black Metal band. The anonymous Canadian trio certainly go down...

XAOS OBLIVION – RITUALS FROM THE COLD GRAVE LP (Lower Silesian Stronghold / Heidenwut Productions)

April 2nd, 2018

Xaos Oblivion - Rituals From The Cold GraveIn the true spirit of obscure underground Black Metal, Xaos Oblivion has operated for a decade under the cover of night, undetected,...

UNDERGANG – MISANTROPOLOGI LP (Me Saco Un Ojo Records)

March 28th, 2018

Undergang - MisantropologiMisantropologi’ is the fourth rancid full-length from spiteful Danish trio Undergang and it’s a monstrous full-length that’s received countless rotations on the deck of death. Though brief...

TCHORNOBOG – TCHORNOBOG 2LP (Fallen Empire Records)

March 25th, 2018

Tchornobog - TchornobogTchornobog’s self-titled debut full-length is an extraordinary work of art that really comes to life in the glorious double-vinyl format. Having said that, I am sure this...

KALMANKANTAJA – VIIMEINEN VIRSI LP (Purity Through Fire / Hammerbund)

March 23rd, 2018

Kalmankantaja - Viimeinen VirsiEpic, sad, melodic and full of longing, ‘Viimeinen Virsi’ is one of four full-lengths that were released by Kalmankantaja during a very productive 2014 calendar year.

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AKERCOCKE – RENAISSANCE IN EXTREMIS 2LP (Peaceville Records)

March 22nd, 2018

Akercocke – Renaissance In ExtremisAkercocke have some terrific albums but ‘Renaissance In Extremis’ isn’t one of them. Why any band wants to merge Death Metal with ‘80s pop music...