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Satanic Warmaster – Fimbulwinter

Satanic Warmaster’s fifth full length is classic Finnish black metal, with the band this time even incorporating elements of folk and viking to make Fimbulwinter an even more enchanting listen for rabid fans of the genre. Warmaster Returns!

Album Review: Darkenhöld – Castellum

Darkenhöld [France]
Castellum
2014
Full Length
Those Opposed Records
Black Metal

Claiming to play “authentic middle age black metal”, French black metal band Darkenhöld this year releases their brand new full length album, Castellum, presenting a style that is vastly different than the what has become the known as the French style of …

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Album Review: Hellvetic Frost – Towards a Distant World

Hellvetic Frost [Switzerland]
Towards a Distant World
2011
Full Length
BergStolz
Black Metal

With my recent encounter with Swiss bands, ranging from the cold and bleak Enoid to the more aggressive and oppressive Nihilo, my impression of bands out of the region has certainly skyrocketed. Hellvetic Frost is my latest discovery, and …

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Album Review: Enoid – The New World Murder

Enoid [Switzerland]
The New World Murder
2013
Full Length
BergStolz
Black Metal

Having already encountered Ormenos and his black metal mastery with the two Borgne releases, it is nice to hear something out of yet another solo black metal project of his – Enoid. Forming back in 1995 and going through …

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Album Review: Draconis Infernum – The Sacrilegious Eradication

Draconis Infernum [Singapore]
The Sacrilegious Eradication
2014
Full Length
Ketzer Records
Black Metal

In just their last 2 albums, Singapore’s black metal band Draconis Infernum has seen quite a radical shift in their sound (and lineup), from the in-your-face and relentless Death In My Veins to the bleaker sound on The Rites …

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