Tag: Mordgrimm

Album Review: The King is Blind – The Deficiencies of Man

The King is Blind [UK]
The Deficiencies of Man
2014
EP
Mordgrimm
Death/Doom Metal

The UK has seen no shortage of outstanding death metal bands, with some of my personal favourites such as Grave Miasma and Cruciamentum spawning from the region. The King is Blind is one of the newest additions to the …

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Album Review: Nathorg – Beyond the Gates of Nathorg

Nathorg [Iran]
Beyond the Gates of Nathorg
2012
Full Length
Mordgrimm
Black Metal

Of all the regions in the world, Iran would stand as one of the places where people would expect to hear about metal, let alone extreme metal. Nathorg therefore is rather surprising, being a black/death metal band …

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Album Review: Blutvial – Curses Thorns Blood

Blutvial [UK]
Curses Thorns Blood
2011
Full Length
Haintic/Mordgrimm (Reissue)
Black Metal

After the outstanding releases of <code> and more recently, Binah, receiving yet another Aort-related band, Blutvial was definitely a pleasant surprise. It almost feels as though there is no need for rest for this musician. What’s even more surprising is …

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Album Review: Huata – Atavist of Mann

Huata [France]
Atavist of Mann
2011
Full Length
Mordgrimm
Stoner/Doom Metal

After my first encounter with the excellent stoner/doom metal like Electric Wizard‘s Black Masses in 2010, my craving for similar music began, with a frantic search for bands that play in the similar style of the aforementioned. But being new to …

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