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Modified Ghost Festival II May 25-28, Vancouver, BC Hosted by the Red Room Ultra Bar and The Rickshaw Theatre It’s beyond satisfying to admit that this was – without a doubt – a triumph. To see an event as ambitious as this succeed against the odds is a testament to what can

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Photos: Ali En Friday, June 9 at The Rickshaw Theatre Day two kicked off once again very early on Friday, June 9 at the much bigger Rickshaw Theatre in downtown Vancouver. Unfortunately, sets by Harvest Gulgaltha, Shroud Of The Heretic, Amphisbaena, and Kanashibari were missed, but Qrixkuor, coming all the way

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2017 was the year Germany’s MORAST devoured me alive. Yes indeed. Having risen from the ashes of German sludge-doom aberrants Nightslug, Morast is like the darkening and sublimation of that band’s legacy in slow-crawling destruction – moving into more classic metal realm and with way more ambitious intents and purposes. Released on March

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Photos: Ali En  Covenant Festival Day One: Thursday, June 8 at The Red Room The third edition of the Covenant Festival in Vancouver, BC essentially put the seal on the event as the prime festival in North America when it comes to war metal and other utterly blasphemous derivatives. The fest

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Primitive and extremely lo-fi are words that come to my mind as I listen to the new demo by SHEZMU. This duo from Montreal have beheaded the underground with the first pressing of their tape that came out on Les Fleurs Du Mal Productions, and now they have the second pressing up for

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VESICANT’s new LP Shadows of Cleansing Iron comes out this Friday (14 July, 2017) via the almighty Iron Bonehead Productions, and if you are a fan of otherworldly Black/Death this record is for you! Every moment of this release is immense and dynamic in an unrelenting way. VESICANT has created

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