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Meadows End – Sojourn

  Meadows End returns in great style. After the amazing “The Sufferwell”, the Swedes present us with a new full-length album titled “Sojourn”. I have reviewed the last album, interviewed the band and I must admit that I am a fan of their music. Besides that, they all seem to be great people. However, as always, I must be impartial and let you know my true feelings concerning the release.   Yes, as I have said they are indeed great…

read all February 21, 2016

Special – Podcast

    Click here to listen:   01 – Japanische Kampfhörspiele – Brüder  – website: 02 – Himinbjorg – The Sword of Dignity – website: 03 – Sühnopfer – Introït – Saints mystères – website: 04 – Sigh – The Tombfiller – website: 05 – Barbatos – Seven Teen – website: 06 – Tirin Kôr – Exile – website: 07 – Evil – Medieval Spells in the Ancient Vastlands/ Triumph of Sword – website: 08 – Husk – The End – website: 09 – Sarpanitum – By Virtuous Reclamation – website: 10…

read all September 12, 2015

Vacivus – Rite of Ascension

  United Kingdom’s Vacivus will be releasing a new EP next month, July, titled “Rite of Ascension”. Featuring 5 tracks dealing with the Occult, Death & Transcendence, is the pinnacle of worship at the temple of void. Founded in 2013, it was named Dawn of Chaos before, from the year 2000 up to 2013, this Death Metal act has already released a full-length album in 2014 a demo and now the aforementioned EP.     “Rite of Ascension” has impressed…

read all June 8, 2015

Akitsa – Grands tyrans

  I remember when I first heard Akitsa back in 2001. It was the début album “Goétie”, which was well received by the listeners of underground Black Metal. The following year the Canadian musical act returned with “Sang nordique”, a release that I deeply admired at the time and still do. Following two great endeavours, “La grande infamie” and “Au crépuscule de l’espérance”, including many splits and EPs, this prolific and qualitative Canadian band now is back with their fifth…

read all June 6, 2015

Les Discrets – Live at Roadburn

  Les Discrets, a band that I have respect and admiration. One of the most creative bands in the French scene, which in my humble opinion is one of the best, truly unique and rich; they are indeed among my favourite ones. Les Discrets are able to express the deepest emotions in music with an utmost competence that is highly admirable. I have to admit that they have never disappointed me and I truly look forward to their next creative…

read all June 5, 2015
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