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Se Delan ‘Drifter’ CD/LP/DD 2016

19th May 2016 at 7:03 pm

Se Delan

So, you’ve laid waste to countless ears with Iron Monkey, had an in-one-door-out-the-next tenure in Electric Wizard and then basically learned all the instruments to become the seed-capital of Cripple Black Phoenix…where next? Well, if you’re Justin Greaves then you invoke the subtle ghosts…
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Alaric ‘End Of Mirrors’ CD/LP/CS/DD 2016

17th May 2016 at 7:19 pm

Alaric

Alaric is probably most known for the sacking of Rome in the fifth century. Those were dark times. The namesake of the Visigoth king is a dark punk band from Oakland, who’ve just released an album that I for one can’t stop listening to….
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Christian Death ‘Atrocities’ & ‘The Scriptures’ LP Reissue 2016

21st January 2016 at 7:14 pm

Christian Death

Christian Death is one of those bands that fit within a specific time frame and setting, There’s a certain cult status attached to the group. Surprisingly, the group is still active and just released a new album in 2015. Seasons of Mist decided that…
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Publicist UK ‘Forgive Yourself’ CD/LP/DD 2015

24th September 2015 at 7:10 pm

Publicist UK

Every few years or so an album appears that takes you by surprise through its sheer audacity of expression – it’s not only that Publicist UK’s debut Forgive Yourself is the album Andrew Eldritch should have released after 1987’s Floodland instead of the disappointingly…
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Paradise Lost To Play ‘Gothic’ In Full At Roadburn 2016; Headlining Thursday, April 14th

6th August 2015 at 7:39 pm

Roadburn 2016 - Paradise Lost

Pioneering Yorkshire doom legends Paradise Lost will headline Roadburn Festival 2016 on Thursday 14 April 2016 playing their highly influential second album, Gothic, in celebration of its 25th anniversary. The band will play their masterpiece from start to finish, alongside tracks from their latest…
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Lychgate ‘An Antidote For The Glass Pill’ CD/LP 2015

16th July 2015 at 7:01 pm

Lychgate

The band Lychgate from London, grew out of Archaicus, which was active untill 2012. In 2015 the follow-up to 2012’s self-titled debut comes out in a fog of mystery, titled An Antidote For The Glass Pill. The Brits have made an album that can…
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The Veil ‘Impermanence’ CD/DD 2014

30th December 2014 at 11:02 am

The Veil

Impermanence is Australian band The Veil’s second full length release, and it represents a tremendous achievement for an outfit that has more than paid their dues in the Australian metal scene. Comprising nine lengthy tracks, Impermanence weaves a tangle of disparate influences into a…
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The House Of Capricorn ‘Morning Star Rise’ CD/LP/DD 2014

11th October 2014 at 10:27 am

The House Of Capricorn

Even though this is the third album by these New Zealand devil worshippers, I had not yet had the pleasures of hearing their black tinged rock and roll. They are a hard band to label, so I will just say that to me they…
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Kuolemanlaakso ‘Tulijoutsen’ CD/LP/DD 2014

28th January 2014 at 8:43 am

Kuolemanlaakso

‘Kuolemanlaakso’ is Finnish for ‘Death Valley’. That’s pretty metal to start us off. Kuolemanlaakso are also only onto their second record, which is more surprising considering the assuredness with which they ply their craft. ‘Tulijoutsen’, which translates to ‘The Fire Swan’ (check out that…
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Lux Interna ‘There Is Light In The Body, There Is Blood In The Sun’ CD/LP/DD 2013

15th January 2014 at 9:12 am

Lux Interna

I’m a cynical bastard sometimes; if I’m being completely honest with myself, I probably spent more time in 2013 listening to old favourites and discovering new favourites by older artists than I did listening to new albums actually released in 2013. It’s easy to…
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