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On June 1 2018 Seattle WA-based ethereal black doom collective ISENORDAL will release their new album Spectral Embrace. While the staple meditative and mournful elements of their black/doom sound remain, with this work the band take somewhat of an “unplugged” approach to the craft, using acoustic guitars, violas, cellos and chanted vocals

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Pain is glorious, torment is beautiful, sorrow is golden, riffs drenched in dirge, mourning is solace – just some of the thoughts that come to mind as I listen to the new BARREN ALTAR LP Entrenched In The Faults Of The Earth that comes out on June 12th and can

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No matter how I am feeling from day to day, heavy music is one of the cornerstones of my emotional state! I love when monolithic, miserable sounds have the power to uplift me. Case in point is the soon to be released LP from SHRINE OF THE SERPENT entitled Entropic Disillusion that

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As far as it concerns a certain style of occult-related, gloomy aestethics, Italy has no doubt a glorious tradition. The fascination for Italy’s dark side is deeply rooted in time (Horace Walpole’s The Castle Of Otranto, set in Apulia and conventionally referred to as the ancestor gothic novels, was published

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Photos: Brendon Crigler Bell Witch, Monarch, Future Usses, and Skyeater at 5 Star Bar (Downtown Los Angeles) On December 7th, the narrow hall of downtown Los Angeles’s 5 Star Bar packs out for good reason: doom titans Bell Witch and Monarch are in town and local heavyweights Future Usses and

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NINE – MESMUR S Read full interview HERE. S by Mesmur   EIGHT – FUOCO FATUO Back Water Fuoco Fatuo (meaning “will-o’-the-wisp” in Italian) have truly come a long way, from their humble beginnings as a “provincial” Italian sludge band (in the vein of Eyehategod/Grief) to becoming the visionary funeral (death)-doom

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