The Spirit is a two-piece entity from Germany’s Saarbrücken with three full lengths and an EP under their belts. Their newest, third album Of Clarity And Galactic Structures was released last Friday and once again walks the fine line between black and melodic death metal, with more emphasis on the “black”. In fact, the more..
Everyone knows the story of Immortal, their fallout and constant mud-slinging between present and ex band members, so I’m not going to bore you to death with that. Their legendary frontman Abbath formed the band bearing his artistic name in 2015 and has since released two full lengths, in 2016 and 2019, respectively. Dread Reaver,..
You certainly cannot call Dark Funeral the most prolific band, with 7 full-lengths released through their 29 years of existence, but the overall quality of their music, is usually worth the wait between albums. We Are The Apocalypse will be released at the end of this week, almost 6 years after the very strong Where..
If you have followed Velvet Thunder closely, then you probably remember the interview we did with In Aphelion’s mastermind Sebastian Ramstedt late last year, on the occasion of their debut EP Luciferian Age. Besides fellow Necrophobic bandmates Ramstedt (vocals, guitars and bass) and Johan Bergebäck (guitars), the band also features drummer Marco Prij (Cryptosis). The..
Fans of extreme metal surely know who Sebastian Ramstedt is. His contribution to no less than seven Necrophobic albums is a fact, but it should be noted that Sebastian has a central role in creating the two masterpieces which are the latest two albums of the Swedes – Mark Of The Necrogram and Dawn Of..
DEBUT ALBUM 'OUR BODIES BURNED BRIGHT ON RE-ENTRY' RELEASED 30TH JULY ********* After forming in 2015, Nottingham based black metallers Underdark are finally ready to present their debut album to the world. Following their recent 'Plainsong/With Bruised & Bloodied Feet' single release in 2020, 'Our Bodies Burned Bright on Re-Entry' is the sound of a new..
RELEASED ON 25TH JUNE ON PEACEVILLE Following the announcement that the new Darkthrone album, Eternal Hails, is to be released on 25th June, the band have premiered "Hate Cloak" – the first and only track to be revealed ahead of the album's release. The 9min 17 seconds, Fenriz penned, hallowed epic "Hate Cloak" is steeped in the majestic thunder of..
The debut album is called "Our Bodies Burned Bright on Re-entry" - released on 30 July but you can listen to first single 'Coyotes' now After forming in 2015, Nottingham based black metallers Underdark are finally ready to present their debut album to the world. Following their recent 'Plainsong/With Bruised & Bloodied Feet' single release..
BEHOLD! I AM THE NIGHT The new band featuring Finnish metal scene legends opens an ancient chasm of Black Metal, born of an epic tradition. Rising from the deep valleys of Kymi in southernmost Finland, I Am The Night is Black Metal rooted in the classic early 90's tradition, where walls of guitars and synthesizers..
'ETERNAL HAILS' THE NEW STUDIO ALBUM OF EPIC BLACK HEAVY METAL FROM THE NORWEGIAN LEGENDS DARKTHRONE RELEASED 25TH JUNE (PEACEVILLE) / PRE-ORDERS AVAILABLE NOW As John Peel once said of The Fall, "Always different, always the same," so too one could say the same of Darkthrone. Things change, times change, people change, and yet even when sounding fresh..