Marika Z.
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Marika Z.

Writer of darkness, cello player, addicted to popcorn. Animals are better than humans. Nature is the most powerful thing. Music is my safe place.
Instagram: marika_zrz

ArtIllustration

All the photos in this article: @richeybeckett “When I was a child, my family brought me pens and pencils every birthday, every Christmas. They always gave me a set of colored pens, and I took the black pen out of every single art set and just used that,” artist Richey

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Black MetalStreaming

“Being a woman means facing what people expect you to be, pointing at your age or the way you live your life. Sometimes, I feel the need to hide, gather my energies, and put them into something that works as an outlet. That’s why Marthe saw the light”. Marzia is

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Hardcore PunkStreamingThrash

Possessing a neck snapping metal sound akin to Slayer and The Icemen, Lowest Creature also appeals to fans of Iron Age and Integrity by combing an aggressive 80s thrash sound with the sheer pounding power of hardcore. They use their finely crafted songwriting together with their lyrical content to portray a dismal and unforgiving world. Since their inception in

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DoomMusic VideosStreaming

Italy’s doom treasure and outstanding foursome Messa unveil the second single and video from their acclaimed latest album Feast For Water (Aural Music). “She Knows” is Messa’s boldest experiment, as no longer content with the seventies lounge feel, they dive headlong into black metal riffs and the howls of “Tulsi” that reveal the

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80s HardcoreDis-beatHardcoreHardcore PunkInterviews

Four teenagers from Stoke (England) decided to play together in 1977. What Terry “Tezz” Roberts, Tony “Bones” Roberts, Roy “Rainy” Wainwright, Nigel Bamford and Anthony “Akko” Axon didn’t know was that they would become one of the most important bands in the underground world scene. “We just wanted to be

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DocumentariesDoomLive Rituals

“The Chaos Awakening was created as a ritual before becoming an album. Dio Drone, the Italian music label, went searching for all the elements of this ceremony, far away in the woods where ?ALOS hid herself to engrave her liturgy into the grooves.  Queer because she doesn’t admit gender identity, Pagan

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