Episode 20

Show notes: Night Profound “Night of Blood & Ash” (Evocatio Nox – 2016 – Not Just Religious Music) Grave Pleasures “Deadenders” (Funeral Party 7″ – 2016 – Secret Trees) Coffinshade “March to the Cliffs” (Demo – 2016 – Tour de Garde) Sapientia “Descendants of Babylon” (Circulata Mercurius – 2016 – Lamech Records) King Dude “Our Love Will…

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Episode 19

Show notes: Jess And The Ancient Ones “13th Breath Of The Zodiac” 7″ version (S/T – 2011 – Svart) Vpaahsalbrox “Swallow The Wound” (14 Sovereign – 2016 – Pale Horse) Hetroertzen “Blood For The Egregore” (Capax Infiniti split w/Dødsengel – 2013 – Lamech) Tusmørke “Ekebergkongen” (Ført Bak Lyset – 2016 – Svart) Katharsis “Eucharistick Funereall.” (Fourth Reich…

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Yorishiro : I

2016 : Constellation Tatsu Format : Cassette Ok, so as I’ve written over and over and over again, I’m a complete music addict. I buy a lot, like “served with divorce papers” amounts. I ordered this one immediately after hearing a track on the always delightful Tabs Out Podcast. I assumed it would be good, but…

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Jess and the Ancient Ones : Second Psychedelic Coming: The Aquarius Tapes

2015 : Svart Records Format : LP/CD I’ve been a fan of Finland’s, Jess and the Ancient Ones for about a year and a half now. I certainly haven’t been around since their inception in 2010, but after visiting the self-titled, debut as well as the two EPs, “Castaneda” and “Astral Sabbat” it’s easy to…

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Wormlust : The Feral Wisdom

.: The following originally appeared in anti-matter’s Temple de Muerte zine :. 2013 : Daemon Worship Productions Format : LP/CD I can’t even begin to describe how Black Metal and Psychedelic music have been combined to form one of the most abhorrent amalgams of anxiety, discomfort and sheer terror committed to music. The most intriguing aspect…

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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 remedy that situation, posthaste. Compiled by Michael Moynihan and Robert Ferbrache, “Ultimacy” is a collection of…

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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 : Eucharist of Bone And Flame Ritual Ascension Beyond Flesh CD Crushing Death Doom featuring memebers…

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Various : Manifest Destiny: A New World Digest

2010 : Triskele Recordings Format : CD Compilation recordings are always a hit or miss affair, themed comps even more so, but this surprising release from the newly formed Triskele Recordings label definitely falls on the former. The album is collection of thirteen US artists from the Industrial and Neofolk genres. Spread the Plague…

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Phase II : Afterglow

Ahnstern : 2010 Format : Digipak CD For those of you unfamiliar with Phase II, you might however, recognize one of it’s members, Nicholas Tesluk. Along with his cousin Robert Taylor, he’s one half of the Folk powerhouse Changes. Tesluk formed Phase II in 1978 with fellow musician Mark Andrews (Blue Grass) after Changes had…

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Blood Axis : Born Again

Storm Records (dist by Tesco) : 2010 Format : digipak CD “Hope for the best and expect the worst”, that’s what my grandmother always told me. Being a Blood Axis fanatic, it seemed like the only sensible thing to do. The band hadn’t recorded a proper album of their own material since 1995’s “The Gospel Of…

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