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Reviews, interviews and reports from the underground. Black metal, death metal, doom metal and much more: since 2009 we’ve been discovering bands you have no clue about and meeting world-renowned artists.

Black Metal Reviews

JUNO BLOODLUST

JUNO BLOODLUST

We had the chance to talk with Juno Bloodlust's mastermind about his majestic symphonic black metal project and other stuff he has been working on ...
MESARTHIM - Ghost Condensate

MESARTHIM – Ghost Condensate

"Ghost Condensate" is one of the finest pieces of music born from Mesarthim's mind, combining black metal and trance in order to best represent cosmic majesty ...
ONCE UPON A WINTER - Pain And Other Pleasures

ONCE UPON A WINTER – Pain And Other Pleasures

Fans of Kauan, GIAA and Mono should never miss Greek post-rockers Once Upon A Winter's third album: "Pain And Other Pleasures" is a sublime discovery, indeed! ...

Death Metal Reviews

NILE - Vile Nilotic Rites: An Interview

NILE – Vile Nilotic Rites: An Interview

An eye-to-eye chat with Nile mastermind Karl Sanders about the new Vile Nilotic Rites album, researching ancient Egypt and the stupidity of people ...
MALTHUSIAN - Interview

MALTHUSIAN – Interview

We met the Irish death metal combo and discussed techno, Tolkien, evolution and not giving a fuck about any of the above ...
BELZEBUBS - Pantheon Of The Nightside Gods

BELZEBUBS – Pantheon Of The Nightside Gods

JP Ahonen comics are fun indeed but Belzebubs music is pretty serious, instead. Amazing black/death metal and famous guests are featured in their debut album! ...

Doom Metal Reviews

BIG | BRAVE - A Gaze Among Them

BIG | BRAVE – A Gaze Among Them

With "A Gaze Among Them", Canadian act Big | Brave took a well-deserved spot in the drone-doom world. Robin Wattie and Mathieu Ball are back on Southern Lord ...
DEKADENT - The Nemean Ordeal

DEKADENT – The Nemean Ordeal

In "The Nemean Ordeal", Dekadent interweave atmospheric black-doom metal with positive feelings, in an unusually ethereal and dreamlike sound ...
SICK SAD WORLD - Imago Clipeata

SICK SAD WORLD – Imago Clipeata

Through the fire of Notre Dame. Sludgy post-metal band Sick Sad World try to go beyond Amenra's lesson in "Imago Clipeata" ...

Post-Metal Reviews

PELICAN - Nighttime Stories

PELICAN – Nighttime Stories

Six years later, Pelican are back with their hardcore flavored post-metal on Southern Lord with "Nighttime Stories", in memory of Jody Minnoch ...
BIG | BRAVE - A Gaze Among Them

BIG | BRAVE – A Gaze Among Them

With "A Gaze Among Them", Canadian act Big | Brave took a well-deserved spot in the drone-doom world. Robin Wattie and Mathieu Ball are back on Southern Lord ...
RUSSIAN CIRCLES - Blood Year

RUSSIAN CIRCLES – Blood Year

US post-metal legends Russian Circles released "Blood Year" via Sargent House and left quite a deep mark on the scene ...