Black Metal

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Interview with Lord Mantis

Lord Mantis, Pervertor! Interview By Metaloath So, you might have already heard the Pervertor album from Lord Mantis that was released March 2012 by Candlelight. And if you’re not too picky on the moral issues, you might have concluded like

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From A Whisper…Oak Pantheon
Album Review

Emerging from the mist is the ethereal presence of Oak Pantheon, a relatively new entity of sorrowful gloom and abject woe. The Minnesota duo of Sami Sati and Tanner Swenson has a penchant for all that is melancholic, but in

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Parallel Hells!
GEHENNA & INTEGRITY
7′ Split Review

So what happens when GEHENNA links up with INTEGRITY for a split that’s out now via Holy Terror? I will tell you what happens: it’s all out audio murder against the weak of heart! From the GEHENNA song titles alone

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CVLT Nation Streaming NIHILL
Verdonkermaan In Full!

Today is the day that the sun will stop shining for some, because NIHILL have released their new album Verdonkermaan via Hydra Head. These blackened warriors from Holland have totally outdone themselves with this record. The five songs that you

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“Summer In The Bay” Pt. 3
Featuring Live Footage From
ACxDC Ghoul Acephalix
Black Fucking Cancer and Many More

This is Part 3 in a series of posts(1 & 2) spotlighting the Bay area underground Punk/Metal scene. The Bay Area has always been a serious hotbed for live music. Here’s a collection of sights/sounds that i’ve gathered over the

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Denial of God…
Death and the Beyond Review

This Danish trio has been blasting out satanic grimness for 20 years, but it’s almost always been in the form of splits, demos and EPs. Death and the Beyond is only their second full-length and the first since 2006. While

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BLACKENED EVERYTHING
CVLT Nation Mixtape Vol.VII

It’s fucking on…CVLT Nation is ultra stoked to announce that Vol. VII of our acclaimed mixtape series, Blackened Everything, goes live today! We made sure that this one was more brutal than ever before. Get ready to make your ears

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CVLT Nation Exclusive
Interview with Mick Barr of Krallice

Krallice/Years Past Matter/Mick Barr interview by Metaloath The masters of atmospheric and sonic black metal have not spent their time resting so far this year. They are ready with a new album, Years Past Matter, and judging by the teasers

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Don Seantalamh a Chuid Féin…
Sodb Demo Review

By all accounts, Dublin’s Sodb’s demo was destined for greatness. One look at its roll call of members would say so, namely drummer Johnny King from Altar of Plagues alongside members of defunct crustcore band The Dagda and the still

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Not of a groove, but of a grave:
Laster’sWijsgeer & Narreman

I was in my moldy, walled-in hole, surrounded by stacks of dusty and worm-gnawed tomes, coughing into my fist, and staining my sleeve with the sweat from my brow, staring blankly at Ptolemy’s macrocosm as illumined by Heaven’s waning light

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