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Year Of The Goat ‘The Unspeakable’ CD/LP/DD 2015

22nd July 2015 at 7:18 pm

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Officially, the year of the goat starts in 2016, but with the new release from these Swedes, they hope to start the party earlier. The Unspeakable is out on Napalm Records and is a gem of a record from the first mysterious tones to…
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Hellfest 2014 – Review By Angela Davey

21st July 2014 at 9:48 am

Hellfest 2014 - Unida - Photo by Vivien Varga

Friday After standing in 30 degree heat for 40 minutes, waiting to get into the arena, and drinking too many “breakfast beers” a performance as intense as Conan’s is honestly the last thing anyone needs. However, I’d endured the baking sun, the massive queues…
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Soggy Bog 151 – Entire Wounded Giant Album, New Kimi Kärki, Gnaw Their Tongues/Alkerdeel Collaboration, Pylar, Bast & More!

28th November 2013 at 9:39 am

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The latest Soggy Bog Podcast, episode 151, is now available and this weeks show features the entire new album from Wounded Giant, plus new tracks from Kimi Kärki, Gnaw Their Tongues/Alkerdeel Collaboration, Pylar, Second Grave, Bast with the remaining playlist includes tracks from Black…
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Beyond The Gates 2013 By Saúl Do Caixão

10th September 2013 at 10:00 am

Beyond The Gates 2013

Nestled between seven peaks* on the West coast of Norway, lies the quiet naval trading centre of Bergen, the country’s second largest city. However, this typically picturesque location has also required a reputation for the blasphemous, the loud and the metal, primarily down to…
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Soggy Bog 117 – Coma Wall / Undersmile Special! ‘Wood & Wire’ Played In It’s Entirety + New Devil, Boris, Fister & More!

12th March 2013 at 1:41 pm

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The latest Soggy Bog Podcast, episode 117, is now available and this week is a Coma Wall / Undersmile Special with their new split LP ‘Wood & Wire‘ being aired in its entirety for the very first time. The playlist also reflects the mood…
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Roadburn Festival 2012 Audio Streams – Ancient VVisdom, Necro Deathmort, Huata, The Mount Fuji Doomjazz Corporation & More!

27th January 2013 at 10:28 am

Roadburn 2012 - The Mount Fuji Doomjazz Corporation

On the first day of Roadburn 2012, there were 26 different shows. On the second, 25. By the time Saturday ended, another 26 terrific sets had been delivered. And another 12 during the Afterburner. Obviously, only some kind of alien creature spawned by the…
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Year Of The Goat ‘Angels’ Necropolis’ CD/LP 2012

25th November 2012 at 9:17 am

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Sweden’s Year Of The Goat have created for themselves an aura of wonder regarding their incredibly well scribed songs as previously featured on their 1st release ‘Lucem Ferre’ and their subsequent 7” ‘This Will Be Mine’, both of which were released by Ván Records….
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YEAR OF THE GOAT: Debut LP From Swedish Occult Rock Outfit Nears Release

9th November 2012 at 10:15 am

Year Of The Goat

Östergötland/Norrköping, Sweden-based occult rock quintet YEAR OF THE GOAT are in the final stages of preparation for the release of their debut full-length, Angel’s Necropolis, the album to be set free upon the Earth this December 7th, 2012 via Germany’s cult clique Ván Records….
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Roadburn 2012: The Art of Maarten Donders

4th April 2012 at 2:28 pm

Roadburn 2012 - Year Of The Goat

Maarten Donders is a talented young illustrator from Breda (NL). Consistently brimming with imagination and finesse, his distinctive art for album covers and posters ranges from sinister to psychedelic. Maarten‘s work is characterized by eye-catching color combinations and intricate lines. His aesthetic fits perfectly…
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Year Of The Goat ‘Lucem Ferre’ MCD 2011

22nd February 2012 at 8:50 am

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By now I think it must be obvious to all and sundry that there is something in the water in Sweden, something that twists musicians there and pushes them toward the darker side of rock. Witness this latest bunch of horn-raising, left-hand-path-walking necromancers, Year…
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