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Tour De Garde : Fall 2016 Batch (10 out of 12 ain’t bad)

Listen, I’ll be the first to admit my fanboy bordering on obsession love for this label. Founded in 2001 by Akitsa frontman Pierre-Marc Tremblay, this Québécois label has been releasing some of the most intense underground Black Metal there is. [...]

December 3, 2016 Reviews

Rïcïnn : Lïan

2016 : Blood Music Format : CD I’ve been a longtime supporter of Finnish label, Blood Music. I think one of the things that I’ve enjoyed about the label over the years is his daring to annihilate the boundaries of [...]

April 29, 2016 Reviews

Sunken Cathedral ‎: Sunken Cathedral

2013 : Black Horizons Format : Cassette You will rarely see me review anything falling under the Drone banner. For the most part I usually find it boring and a little, well, droning. It’s bedtime music, something to throw on [...]

February 5, 2014 Reviews

David E. Williams ‎: Trust No Scaffold Built Of This Bone

2013 : Old Europa Cafe Format : Digipack CD For those of you who may not be familiar with Mr.Williams, and shame on you if this applies, he’s been blessing the world with his bizarre genius for over 25 years, [...]

January 23, 2014 Reviews

Ernte ‎: Zu Den Sternen

2013 : Athanor Format : 7″ While having no quality control and showering the world with buckets of releases is a complaint you will see me make countless times. Then there’s Ernte, since 1995 the band has appeared on a handful [...]

June 21, 2013 Reviews

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

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

Will O’ The Wisp : Will O’ The Wisp

2012 : Eternal Warfare Format : Cassette Will O’ The Wisp were unknown to me before attending this years Stella Natura festival in the Tahoe National Forest. Having the pleasure of seeing them perform in that in environment left a lasting [...]

November 8, 2012 Reviews

Andrew King ‎: Deus Ignotus

Epiphany : 2011 Format : digipak CD I’ve been soaking this one up for well over a year now and have wanted to write something, but as the internet meme goes, one does not simply…. review an Andrew King release. [...]

September 8, 2012 Reviews

Ein Skopudhr Galdra / Mistsorrow : Split

2012 : Aurora Australis Records Format : Digipak CD As you’ve probably recognized of late, reviews have been few and far between and for the most part I deny any inquires for new submissions, but enough about me. After being [...]

August 31, 2012 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