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Ommadon – S/T – LP/DD 2016

6th May 2016 at 6:56 pm

Ommadon - S/T

Ommadon break with their numerical nomenclature in this, their sixth full-length album, but it’s no surprise that they continue the tar-thick intensity of their guitar-and-drums drone of the past five. Indeed, as the band themselves have said: “Ommadon is self-titled because this is what…
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Terzij De Horde ‘Self’ CD/LP/DD 2015

10th November 2015 at 3:17 pm

Terzij De Horde

And here it is, the debut album by black metal trailblazers Terzij De Horde from Utrecht, the Netherlands. The progressive black metal band has created quite a name for itself in the genre with releases filled with stunning beauty and at the same time…
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Headless Kross ‘Volumes’ CD/LP/DD 2015

6th May 2015 at 7:17 pm

Headless Kross

Glaswegian doomsters Headless Kross first broke down my door with their colossal riffs on 2012’s Demises, two tracks of monolithic crush tinged with psychedelica. After a heavier than hell split with Lazarus Blackstar in 2013, their new record Volumes is ready to steamroll anything…
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Nihill ‘Verderf’ CD/LP/DD 2014

20th November 2014 at 10:22 am

Nihill

I think it’s always a good thing to start with some honesty. Reviewing the new Nihill record, I have to admit that I’m pretty much a fan boy since I witnessed them live, making Mayhem look like a record you just heard too often….
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Windhand ‘Live At Roadburn 2014’ LP/DD 2014

16th October 2014 at 11:55 am

Windhand

If you’ve not heard of Richmond, Virginia’s Windhand then you’ve probably been living under a rock for the last three years. From an intriguing practice space demo to last year’s critically acclaimed Soma (their second album), Windhand have literally had the wind beneath their…
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COLTSBLOOD And HORSE LATITUDES Announce Unfathomable Doom Over Finland Tour 2014

8th September 2014 at 6:35 pm

Coltsblood / Horse Latitudes - Unfathomable Doom Over Finland Tour 2014

The UK’s own COLTSBLOOD are joining forces with Finland’s HORSE LATITUDES to bring their dark and brutal takes on heavy metal to the Finnish shores in October. This will be the first time COLTSBLOOD are to perform outside the UK after releasing their debut…
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WINDHAND Premiere ‘Boleskin’ Recorded Live At Roadburn 2014; Vinyl From Same Recording To Follow

20th August 2014 at 3:30 pm

Windhand

Roadburn are very pleased to present an exclusive live track from Richmond VA’s Windhand. Boleskin is taken from the band’s forthcoming album, Live at Roadburn 2014, where Windhand conquered the main stage on Saturday, April 12th. Live At Roadburn 2014 (mixed by Marcel van…
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Wolf Blood – S/T – LP/CS/DD 2014

15th August 2014 at 9:51 am

Wolf Blood - S/T

One can be fairly sure that witches are not the only ones who produce unholy sounds and know a lot about herbs. This ensemble from Duluth, Minnesota clearly is well versed in the art of magic, if we presume to call it that. Their…
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OMMADON: Fifth Full-Length From UK Drone Duo Out Now; New Track Streaming At Cvlt Nation

5th August 2014 at 8:25 pm

Ommadon

UK drone/doom duo, OMMADON, has now dropped their sonically devastating new full-length, V via Dry Cough Records in the UK, Burning World Records in The Netherlands and Domestic Genocide Records in the USA. OMMADON aims to achieve sonic annihilation of the self in their perpetual…
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Ommadon ‘V’ LP/DD 2014

30th July 2014 at 9:46 am

Ommadon

Monolithic ur-doom-drone druidic duo Ommadon have been engaged on a monomaniacal quest to melt solid stone, liquefy internal organs and vibrate this entire world out of phase and into an adjacent dimension utilising only drums, amps and a singular guitar over the course of…
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