Reviews

Ekpyrosis “Weisse Nacht” (2013)

1. June 2018 Adryuu 0

At first I didn’t get it. Change. The second album was a big change, and this one is as well, again. Yet, Ekpyrosis here present what they’ve been doing all along, more or less, only […]

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Vena “Nomadic” (2010)

18. May 2018 Adryuu 0

Vena are newcomers to an already much populated world, that of sludge, post metal and whatever you call those bands. The fact is that I welcome them with their personal approach and innovation in the field, […]

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Yurei “Night Vision” (2012)

8. May 2018 Adryuu 0

Every reader should know about Bjeima by now. He is the only person behind Yurei and Alfa Obscura, and he also did session bass for the recordings of Virus’ The Agent that Shapes the Desert. He has […]

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Castevet “Obsian” (2013)

2. May 2018 Adryuu 0

Remember their first album, Mounds of Ash? It started with a march-ish intro that shortly led into a whirlwind of cymbals and harsh but refreshing chords that eventually turned into an ice-cold riff. That riff. It […]

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Castevet “Mounds of Ash” (2010)

2. May 2018 Adryuu 0

Beats that pound like a heavier rain. When this raining takes off, up to down, it’s like a grand thrashing of coldness right in the face. A gust of iron blizzard blinds my eyes into […]

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Blackdrone Inc. “Blackdrone, Inc.” (2009)

2. May 2018 Adryuu 0

BLACKDRONE INC. is a band comprised of Lord Fraktal (the guitar mad italian guy), Nihil (Joey Hopkins, RIP – the US electronics master), and Mr. Graviton (another US man of Vesperian Construct fame). There’s a mention also to Zweizz who contributes with samples. We are […]

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Alfa Obscura “Plutonian Shores” (2011)

28. April 2018 Adryuu 0

Craveth thou thy fix of black metal but art thou somewhat sick of silly and unintelligent “satanist” lyrics and/or that crappy AAA batteries powered amp cheap far-more-than-underground production, or maybe even that ultrafancy-ass overtriggered so-modern […]