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Obelyskkh ‘The Providence’ 2017

5th July 2017 at 2:42 pm

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Once known as the Phantoms of the German Doom scene for their perceived phobia of the studio, Teutonic heavy groove monsters Obelyskkh went through a burst of productivity that saw them release Mount Nysa in 2011, White Lightnin’ in 2012 and their creative peak,…
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High Priests Of Doom Obelyskkh Will Sing Hymns To Pan At Roadburn Festival 2014

10th January 2014 at 10:11 am

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In search of the soundtrack to the Pagan apocalypse? Well look no further as German doom stalwarts Obelyskkh will be bringing devotional riffs and massive slabs of slow burning, acidic, oozing doom to Roadburn Festival 2014 on Saturday, April 12th at the 013 venue…
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Obelyskkh ‘Hymn To Pan’ CD/LP/DD 2013

20th September 2013 at 9:50 am

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For anyone who has followed the career thus far of German Doom stalwarts Obelyskkh will know that after years avoiding the studio they have been building a great deal of critical mass with their last two releases; 2011’s Mount Nysa, which drew it’s influence…
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OBELYSKKH: German Doom Crew Streams Third LP Via Terrorizer

19th September 2013 at 10:48 am

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Germany’s punishing and psychedelic doom crew OBELYSKKH is this week victorious upon the release of their third LP, Hymn To Pan. The band’s organic, sonic tsunami continually morphs into something new and more memorable with each release, and building on what they’ve cultivated on…
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OBELYSKKH: Pitchfork Releases Track From German Doom Unit’s Third LP

18th September 2013 at 10:17 am

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Doomseekers everywhere, listen up as Pitchfork is streaming the public’s first run-in with some of the year’s best thundering riffage, courtesy of German quartet OBELYSKKH. The band’s organic, sonic tsunami continually morphs into something new and more memorable with each release, and building on…
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OBELYSKKH: Germany’s Most Pungent Doom Act Prepares Third LP For Release

24th July 2013 at 11:17 am

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German doom kingpins OBELYSKKH’s debut LP, Mount Nysa, set the hooks into the stoner/doom underworld’s jaws, and their 2012 follow-up, White Lightnin’, hoisted them a notch above countless contemporaries with a whole new level of visibility and even more potent delivery of their progressive,…
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Mark Hunt-Bryden Reflects On The Year That Was 2012

17th December 2012 at 11:37 am

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From a personal perspective 2012 has probably been one of the most rewarding years writing for The Sleeping Shaman; whilst I enjoy the challenge of new music and love writing about it, this year has seen several of the greatest albums I have had…
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OBELYSKKH: Full Album From German Slugesters Streaming At Stereokiller

12th October 2012 at 8:46 am

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Stereokiller is hosting an exclusive stream of White Lightnin’, the second full-length from German quartet OBELYSKKH. White Lightnin’ is a roaring tour de force of catchy, flowing sludge/doom with just the right amount of atmospheric properties to counter its skull-shattering low-end assault, drawing from…
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OBELYSKKH: German Doom Unit Premiere New Track Via The Obelisk

14th September 2012 at 12:48 pm

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Elusive German doom quartet OBELYSKKH have completed their second full-length, White Lightnin’, confirmed for release via the avant-garde-minded riffmongers at Exile On Mainstream Records during October 2012. And the aficionados of thunderous riffage at The Obelisk have gladly premiered a brand new track from…
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OBELYSKKH ‘White Lightnin’’ CD/LP/DD 2012

7th September 2012 at 9:24 am

OBELYSKKH ‘White Lightnin’’ CD/LP/DD 2012

Having been labelled as the ‘Phantom Of German Doom’ because of their self-proclaimed abstinence from record releases, the German doom merchants OBELYSKKH have suddenly become prolific in the art of committing their work to wax lately with their latest slab ‘White Lightnin’’ following hot…
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