Tag: Atmospheric Black Metal

Interview with Shroud of Despondency

Despite having had a pretty quiet 9 years since their debut full length album, For Eternity Brings No Hope, Shroud of Despondency has managed to garner attention with their return with this year’s new full length album, Dark Meditations in Monastic Seclusion. In addition, the band has released Objective:Isolation, a collection of songs written over …

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Album Review: Murw – in de Mond van Het Onbekende Wacht Een Oceaan

Murw [Netherlands]
in de Mond van Het Onbekende Wacht Een Oceaan
2007/2010 (Reissue)
Demo
Independent/Heidens Hart Records (Reissue)
Black Metal
8.0/10

Seeming to favour demos over other types of releases, in de Mond van Het Onbekende Wacht Een Oceaan is Murw‘s 5th demo release, before being signed onto Heidens …

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Album Review: Fen/De Arma – Towards the Shores of the End

Fen [UK]/De Arma [Sweden]
Towards the Shore of the End
2011
Split
Nordvis Produktion
Atmospheric Black Metal
8.7/10

I first discovered Fen when I was looking for bands that sounded similar to those such as Amosoeurs and Alcest, bands that manage to fuse elements of black metal, atmospheric music …

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