first wave black metal
“Only first wave is real,” say first wave black metal fans who endlessly yearn to re-live 80s and 90s first wave black metal. Guess what? First wave black metal should have never met its demise years ago. So, without further ado, we present a rarefied find on bandcamp in the
Maniacal thrash metal comes to you straight from the heart of kvlt country, Cvlt Nation – The band is Bütcher. Their album is entitled Bestial Fukkin’ Warmachine. Let me get this straight. Thrash is supposed to be dead? Uh-uh, it isn’t. Take this band of lunatics from Bütcher, for example.
Iron Bonehead Productions must have dug this album out of some moldy treasure chest. Ithaqua’s Initiation to Obscure Mysteries is an old-school metal gem. Ithaqua are from Greece, and Initiation… is their debut demo. Not an all-out hell-raiser, Ithaqua’s style is more subdued, controlled. Think big here, fuckers! It’s a