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(Dolch) / King Dude : Ride With The King / Our Love Will Carry On

2016 : Ván Format : 7″ (Dolch) is a project I was aware of, but criminally unfamiliar with (but have since rectified). And you’re probably tired of me singing my arias to King Dude and company, but I don’t care. The [...]

March 17, 2016 Reviews

The Overlook Hotel : The Overlook Hotel

2015 : GreySun Records Format : Cassette On January 9th, 1865 in Salem, Oregon, 71 year old Daniel Delaney was lured from his home and shot in cold blood on his own doorstep. His killers ransacked his home, making off [...]

July 11, 2015 Reviews

Totenwerk : #30 & #31

Nekrokaos / Noth : Chaos VI / Pour En Finir Totenwerk : 2015 Format : Cassette The Totenwerk label has become something of an obsession of mine in recent months. A small cassette only imprint operating out of New South [...]

February 15, 2015 Reviews

Alucarda : Raw Howls

2015 : Caligari Records Format : Cassette Caligari Records thus far has been a “tape only” label consistently releasing some of the most diverse and killer stuff going. Seriously, everything they put to tape sells out in no time. Besides getting [...]

January 21, 2015 Reviews

Episode 18

Show Notes Vincent Price “To Raise The Dead” (Tales of Witches, Ghosts and Goblins : Caedom Records) Lamia Vox “Witches Night” (Sigillum Diabol : Cyclic Law) Sutekh Hexen & Andrew Liles “We Once Walked Upon These Coals” (Breed In Me The Darkness [...]

October 26, 2014 Plaguecast

Grave Upheaval : Untitled

.: The following originally appeared in anti-matter’s Temple de Muerte zine :. 2013 : Nuclear War Now! Records Format : 2xLP/CD Have you ever closed your eyes and walked blindly into darkness? Lost power in the midst of a thunderstorm [...]

November 26, 2013 Reviews

Dread Sovereign : Pray To The Devil In Man

2013 : Roadburn Festival Format : 12″ EP I’ve said it many, many times, but for my money Alan Averill (Nemtheanga) is one of the best vocalist in Metal. As most know, he’s been the mouthpiece for Ireland’s Primordial since [...]

June 6, 2013 Reviews

Best of 2012

So, I guess I’ll throw my hat in the ring, and it’s 25. I call bullshit on that 10 thing. I’m sure I’ll have some “oh what about…” moments later, but these were the releases I couldn’t get enough of. [...]

January 3, 2013 Reviews

Episode 16

Show Notes Welter In Thy Blood : To Bind With Nine Fold Chain Through The Fields of Mourning CD Evil, noisy, blackened DOOM project featuring members of A Taste For Decay, Pro-Death, Slaughtered Lamb & StemCell Research Project. Suicide yourself. Encoffination [...]

June 10, 2011 Plaguecast

Hell : I

2010 : Pesanta Format : LP For those of you who have never heard this monolithic Cascadian Doom one man Doom project, don’t beat yourself up over it. I hadn’t either. With only two tapes released that were so limited [...]

May 6, 2011 Reviews

Welter In Thy Blood : Through The Fields Of Mourning

2010 : Shadowgraph Records Format : digipak CD WITB is a project of John Paul Whetzel and Darea Plantin of Pro-Death and The Slaughtered Lamb with the addition of one Eric Burns on drums. For this incarnation, they incorporate elements of [...]

November 18, 2010 Reviews

Father Befouled : Morbid Destitution of Covenant

Relapse : 2010 Format : CD As I’ve stated in the past, it not often I hear something new and immediately start typing, but this is one of those occasions. Hot out of my mailbox comes the latest from the [...]

October 12, 2010 Reviews