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attic – Foster

attic – Foster

They have created a graceful creature, ready to lead you on a journey of discovery. Allow them to do so.

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INTERVIEW: Empty

INTERVIEW: Empty

Shadow follows you from birth, only growing longer and more inescapable (and black) as the years pass. Optimism is for those who have lost touch with reality; the curve of time becomes the cutting scythe sooner or later!

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Medium – Medium

Medium – Medium

Equally capable of drawing you into a zone of thoughtful contemplation, as they are able to straight up punch you in the mouth, repeat listens reveal a quality of craftsmanship that I missed in my first listen. 

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Interview: Kvaen

Interview: Kvaen

“Because the music demanded it. The album would be really bad if I decided to go full blown old-school.”

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JGILBERT’S BEST OF 2019

the end ot the 10’s and the beginning of the 20’s should be taken as an opportunity to reflect on where we came from and re-evaluate where we’re going.

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Vananidr – Damnation

Vananidr – Damnation

Blackened melodies and blast drumming will drag you into the abyss where all hope will be lost and all you’ll have is your sanity, which in itself is also slipping away.

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Symbolik – Emergence

Symbolik – Emergence

…now, do you know that feeling when you are in a plane that accelerates on the airway in order to get the necessary boost for lift off? Yes, that one, when the G-forces bury you into the chair. Get where I’m going, right?!

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VVilderness – Dark Waters

VVilderness – Dark Waters

You can call it post-whatever, but honestly speaking, this is an absolute masterclass of Atmospheric Black Metal, where the calmer interludes always add to the music and do not serve as fillers.

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Nawaharjan – Lokabrenna

Nawaharjan – Lokabrenna

Fast forward to the present day and the Germanic black metallers have stepped it up quite a bit to give us a new offering in the form of Lokabrenna.

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FEATURE: Live Suffer Die – A Voice From Beyond Death

FEATURE: Live Suffer Die – A Voice From Beyond Death

Band - Live Suffer Die Album - A Voice From Beyond Death Country of Origin - USA/Canada Genre - DSBM Release Date - March 20, 2020 Label - Moribund Records Author - Hayduke X   The album A Voice From Beyond Death is one of the most harrowing listening experiences...

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dai-ichi – dai-ichi

dai-ichi – dai-ichi

Unrelentingly feral, listening to dai-ichi is akin to being stalked by a predator in the wild. They haven’t caught you yet, but when they do, you already understand the savagery that will ensue.

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An Isolated Mind – Self Titled

An Isolated Mind – Self Titled

What I like about this album most, is the serene tranquility that creates a false sense of hope before creating a wave of what I could only describe as a mournful bliss.

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