Mantar
4.0

Mantar – Ode To The Flame

Mantar - a genre-melding metallic dyad from Germany - emerged a few years back with some interesting demo tracks and their début album 'Death by Burning'. Whilst their first effort boasted some stand-out tracks...
4.5

Darkened – The Cantile of Shadows

When a band describe themselves as "extreme ritual metal" you know you are in for something interesting, Darkend have brought together many elements to create a Symphonic Black metal masterpiece. The final ...
4.5

Murdryck – Antologi MMXV

  Murdryck are a Swedish semi-melodic Black Metal band consisting of 5 very talented individuals. In 2015, they released an EP called “As The Moon Bleeds” and in February 2016 they signed with Black Lio...
3.0

Auðn – Auðn

I have to admit that my knowledge of Icelandic Metal bands is fairly limited and with this in mind it’s fair to say that I can at least avoid comparing Auðn to a host of other native Black Metal bands. Despi...
3.8

Burial Dust – Oshubho Ahobaan

Burial Dust is a Bangladeshi Black Metal band formed in 2013. According to their own statements, they “preach the unholy inscription to extinguish the false religious faiths of the society and sermonise the occ...
4.0

Éohum – Ealdfaeder EP

"Ealdfaeder" is the brand new EP from Canadian outfit Éohum, following from their debut album "Revelations, Aurora Of An Epoch" released in April of last year. Perfectly described as "anthemic groove doom-ti...
4.0

Necronomicon- Advent of the Human God

If you're a practicing occultist or are just a bit angry and have a penchant for candles and capes, this is going to be your new favourite album. Guaranteed to send WASPy parents everywhere into paroxysms o...
5.0Outstanding

Borknagar – Winter Thrice

When a band's life has spanned over 20 years and various members have come and gone, one would often assume a linear progression and gradual adaptation of sound. Yet with Borknagar's tenth album ‘Winter Thrice’...
4.3

Nahtrunar – Symbolismus

This is a black metal album that will take you back to the early 90s, the raw vocals and atmospheric music definitely has some Darkthrone "Blaze In the Northern Sky" influence. It takes a couple of listens to ...