Tag: Switzerland

Comaniac – Return to the Wasteland

Joining the old school thrash revival are Swiss thrash merchants Comaniac. 5 years since their formation, they drop debut full length album, Return to the Wasteland.

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: Antichristian Kommando – Black Goat Rituals

Antichristian Kommando [Switzerland]
Black Goat Rituals
2013
Full Length
BergStolz
Black Metal

A band with a name like Antichristian Kommando, and with a bestial/filthy Chris Moyen-inspired artwork as such, one would almost expect this Swiss black metal outfit’s debut album Black Goat Rituals to sound like Archgoat or Proclamation, with the …

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Album Review: Nihilo – Dum Spiro Spero

Nihilo [Switzerland]
Dum Spiro Spero
2014
Full Length
Independent
Death Metal

Dum Spiro Spero is disturbing and haunting Swiss death merchants Nihilo‘s sophomore full length album, and is yet another release to feature the epic, apocalyptic artwork of the excellent Paolo Girardi, leaving one to expect an extremely uneasy listening.

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