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Amenra ‘Alive’ CD/LP 2016

5th May 2016 at 6:42 pm

Amenra

A spiritual successor to their 2009 Afterlife EP, Alive sees Belgium’s mysterious purveyors of post-doom/sludge Amenra once more bare their collective soul by paring things back to the bare bones. Comprising ten acoustic tracks, some reimagining their own material, some approaching that of others,…
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CHVE ‘Rasa’ CD/LP/DD 2015

9th January 2016 at 1:24 pm

CHVE

The artist name CHVE stands for Colin H. Van Eeckhout. For the lovers of the complex and heavy, this name is immediately triggering the name of Amenra. The record is out on Consouling Sounds and has one song on it, Rasa, that lasts half…
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The Fifth Alliance ‘Death Poems’ CD/LP/CS/DD 2015

22nd November 2015 at 12:37 pm

The Fifth Alliance

It has taken The Fifth Alliance about 2 1/2 years to deliver a follow up to their highly acclaimed record Unrevealed Secrets Of Ruin, but here it is. A new effort from the Dutch ensemble to further lose themselves in doomed sludge in just…
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Northumbia ‘Bring Down The Sky’ CD/DD 2014

5th April 2015 at 9:36 am

Northumbia

Northumbia are an ambient metal duo based in Toronto, Canada. Jim Field plays guitar, Dorian Williamson plays bass and between them (and two large, well-stocked pedal-boards) they create a wall of heaving, droning sound that for the most part doesn’t really sound like it’s…
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Snailking ‘Storm’ CD/LP/DD 2014

22nd October 2014 at 9:45 am

Snailking

Am I allowed to review music? Let me rephrase that slightly differently. Am I, as reviewer, just a fan, or am I an outsider, with no idea why and how assembled sounds are created? Nay, I perform music myself, I love smashing cymbals and…
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Amenra / Madensuyu – Split 10″ 2014

16th September 2014 at 10:51 am

Amenra / Madensuyu - Split

Combining three of the best things to have ever come out of Belgium – post-metal aficionados Amenra, indie-pop/rock duo Madensuyu and artist Berlinde de Bruyckere, who provided the stunning artwork for this 10” picture disc; this is just another notch on Amenra’s plentiful list…
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SNAILKING: New Album Storm Now Playing In Full Via Metal Injection

9th September 2014 at 11:37 am

Snailking - Photo by Nicky Hellemans Photography

Storm the highly anticipated debut full-length album from Swedish-based doom/sludge trio SNAILKING will see its official release next Monday, 15th September, but ahead of its street date, you can listen to the full release exclusively via Metal Injection. The five-song album features the artwork…
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AMENRA Release New Video For The Track ‘Razoreater’; New Split 10″ Incoming With MADENSUYU

11th August 2014 at 3:48 pm

Amenra - Photo by Stefaan Temmerman

Belgium post-metal/sludge outfit AMENRA has just released a new music video for the acoustic version of their track Razoreater, which was directed by Nathalie Teirlinck of independent production company Savage Film. The live recording was recorded by Lander Cluyse at Hearse Studio, Belgium and…
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SNAILKING Premier New Track ‘Premonitions’; New Album ‘Storm’ To Be Released In September Via ConSouling Sounds

9th July 2014 at 1:28 pm

Snailking - Photo by Nicky Hellemans

Sweden’s Heavy Post Rockers SNAILKING will release their new album Storm via the ever faithful ConSouling Sounds during September 2014 and as a taster of things to come, the band have premiered the second track from the album, Premonitions. Storm is scheduled for a…
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Neige Morte ‘Bicephaale’ CD 2014

26th May 2014 at 1:28 pm

Neige Morte

Neige Morte is a particularly dark entity from France. On their second album they delve further into the filth and darkness they are known for. The album opens with ‘500 Jours De Haine’, a track that, after the strange intro has ended, starts of…
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