Tag: Folk Metal

Album Review: Thunderkraft – Totentanz

Thunderkraft [Ukraine]
Totentanz
2012
Full Length
Svarga Music
Industrial/Folk/Death Metal

Ukrainian underground metal has been thriving lately, with the considerably large volume of output from bands of the country. Bands that combine different elements of the various extreme metal subgenres fascinate me even more, and receiving Thunderkraft‘s latest album, Totentanz was …

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Interview with Cormorant

Cormorant, with their latest effort, Dwellings, has managed to charm many a fan of black and folk metal, with the perfect fusion of the 2 genres (and more!) in the music that they have released on the album. We talk to guitarist Matt to find out what goes on behind the scenes.

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Album Review: Cormorant – Dwellings

Cormorant [USA]
Dwellings
2011
Full Length
Independent
Black/Folk Metal

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USA’s Cormorant‘s past releases have caught the extreme metal scene by storm, with their debut EP and full length album garnering critical acclaim through their unique fusion …

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Interview with Nothgard

Nothgard has proven themselves to be one force to be reckoned with, through the release of their debut full length album, Warhorns of Midgard. Featuring folk metal with a Scandinavian flavour, yet adding their own unique and surprising elements into their music, Warhorns of Midgard is 1 hour of enjoyable, quality folk metal. We talk …

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Album Review: Nothgard – Warhorns of Midgard

Nothgard [Germany]
Warhorns of Midgard
2011
Full Length
Black Bards
Melodic Death/Folk Metal
9.0/10

Folk metal’s reach has travelled far since it’s increasing popularity in Scandinavian regions, with bands such as Ensiferum, Turisas and Finntroll gaining attention from the global metal scene for their fusion of extreme metal elements into their …

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