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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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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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Top 10 Albums Of 2015 By Guido Segers

23rd December 2015 at 7:20 pm

Guido Segers

What a year, some amazing editions of great festivals, good releases and overall an intriguing time to live and enjoy music. Though my aural experience this year was largely defined by listening to an intense amount of black metal, I’ve tried to put together…
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Dragged Into Sunlight + Gnaw Their Tongues ‘N.V.’ CD/LP/DD 2015

16th December 2015 at 7:08 pm

Dragged Into Sunlight + Gnaw Their Tongues

The collaboration between Dragged Into Sunlight and Gnaw Their Tongues can only have taken place with the full approval of some hellish forces to create one of the most harrowing, blistering and brutal records of 2015. Five songs is all that N.V. has to…
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Battalions ‘Nothing To Lose’ DD 2015

29th November 2015 at 3:26 pm

Battalions

Heavy sludge from the wastelands of Hull, if that doesn’t sound depressive to you, then I don’t know what will get you down. You probably listen to the wrong kind of music, but that’s another matter. We’re talking here about Battallions (from Hull) who…
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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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Malta Doom Metal Festival 2015 – Day 2 Review By Guido Segers

11th November 2015 at 9:12 pm

Venom Inc. @ Malta Doom Metal Festival 2015 Day 1 – Photo by Justina Lukosiute

The Saturday kicks off with some more heaviness for the Malta Doom Metal Festival in Chateau Buskett. The trouble is first getting to the venue, which is partly up to the whims and woes of the Maltese traffic gods. They are not kind and…
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Malta Doom Metal Festival 2015 – Day 1 Review By Guido Segers

10th November 2015 at 3:20 pm

King Heavy @ Malta Doom Metal Festival 2015 Day 1 – Photo by Justina Lukosiute

Malta is not a big place. Not a big place means in this case, that it’s quite full in the sense that there’s not that much land left in the north of the island. Therefor the organisation of Malta Doom Metal Festival had to…
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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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Malta Doom Metal Festival 2015 Warm Up Gig @ Remedy, St. Julian’s 22/10/2015

9th November 2015 at 5:14 pm

Iron Void @ Malta Doom Metal Festival 2015 Warm Up Gig – Photo by Justina Lukosiute

When the whole festival season has passed and you think you should pack up your gear for winter, you’ll find there’s always one more. On the Mediterranean island of Malta they love their doom metal, which has given birth to the Malta Doom Metal…
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