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Blood Axis : Ultimacy

2011 : Storm Format : CD Looking back over a few of my reviews recently, I was distraught to realize I’d missed writing one about one of my favorite musical projects of all-time, Blood Axis. I will now seek to [...]

March 28, 2013 Reviews

Various : Pagan Folk Und Apocalyptic Psychedelia – Kapitel II

2010 : Steinklang Format : CD Anyone who’s been a regular customer or fan of the Austrian Steinklang record label knows that they’ve released some amazing sampler CD’s over the years. Keeping with that tradition is the “Pagan Folk And Apocalyptic [...]

December 9, 2010 Reviews

Rome : Nera

Cold Meat Industry: 2006 Format: CD Following in the footsteps of the brilliant “Berlin” EP, the first full-length continues the tradition of amazingly crafted apocalyptic folk. The solo project of Luxembourg’s Jérôme Reuter, the album is an amazing mix of [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Phragments : Earth Shall Not Cover Their Blood

Malignant Records : 2008 Format : CD To be honest, I usually find anything in the sub-genres of industrial music labeled as Martial or Neoclassical at bit overbearing and boring. Most of the time it sounds too digital or overtly [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Die Weisse Rose : A Martyrium Of White Roses

Cold Meat Industry : 2009 Format : CD / LP Die Weisse Rose (The White Rose) is the project of Danish musician Thomas Bøjden. While only two releases available, both from this year, Thomas has actually been performing since 2001 [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Arbeit! : Zum Einem Neuen Licht

Autumn Wind Productions: 2007 Format: CD From France comes the one-man project of the elusive Greg L. known as Arbeit! While obviously working in the genres of neo-folk and neo-classical, Arbeit could just as well loose the “neo” and be [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Xiphoid Dementia : Might Is Blight

Existence Establishment : 2009 Format : CD Xiphoid Dementia is the project of the man behind the Existence Establishment label. Pigeon-holing the genre here is a bit difficult as he seems to incorporate several styles. This is my first exposure [...]

September 28, 2010 Reviews

Dead Man’s Hill : Lakes Of Sacrifice

Bug’s Crawling Out Of People: 2006 Format: CD This disc from Belgium’s Dead Man’s Hill will probably appeal to a lot of your typical Cold Meat martial industrial fans. There’s lot’s of rhythmic marching percussion and chorused keyboard “Ahh ahh [...]

September 28, 2010 Reviews