Carach Angren - Frankensteina Strataemontanus

Carach Angren – Frankensteina Strataemontanus (album)

Release date: 26th June 2020||Genre: Horror black metal||Label: Season Of Mist If this isn’t your introduction to Carach Angren, you’ll already know to expect something unusual. Their cinematic take on black metal has set them apart from their peers for a long time now. Every song is a story of various horror. Every album an […]

Shadowflag - In Asylum Requiem

Shadowflag – In Asylum Requiem (album)

Release date: 19th June 2020||Genre: Black metal||Label: Clobber Records Stomping black metal, tied to the genre’s origins, is what you get for most of Shadowflag‘s latest offering. Blast beats, tremolo picking, ghoulish shrieks: check, check, and check. It is in the murky experimentation that this release fully comes to life. Through the sea of sawing […]

Lares - Towards Nothingness

Lares – Towards Nothingness (album)

Release date: 26th June 2020||Genre: black/doom metal||Label: Argonauta Records Thinks kick off pretty in Towards Nothingness, the new album from Berlin’s Lares, before we descend into a kind of blackened psyche-doom. A little darker than their previous work, it’s perfectly atmospheric, incredibly spacious, and certainly a bit unusual. The ‘blackened’ part cannot be overstated here. […]

Graveir - King Of The Silent World

Graveir – King Of The Silent World (album)

Release date: 17th April 2020||Genre: Black metal||Label: Impure Sounds As jangly guitars and straight up drums introduce King Of The Silent World, it seems as though this is going to be one for fans of black n roll. That would be a bit of a sideways step from Graveir‘s previous fare of discordant, 21st century […]

Warbringer

Dragon Fire: Tokyo Blade, Gnaw Their Tongues, Warbringer plus more

  Dragon Fire is Slow Dragon Music’s brief news round-up, filled with chunks of fleshy goodness. With coronavirus, and the incurred lockdown, upon us, there’s been a bit more time to keep on top of smaller bits and pieces of news from the underbelly of the underground. That means another Dragon Fire can be squeezed […]