2019

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MONO & A.A. WILLIAMS - Exit In Darkness

MONO & A.A. WILLIAMS – Exit In Darkness

Post-rock titans Mono were pretty far-sighted when they decided to work with Londoner A.A. Williams: the result is a double ...
ARKONA - Age Of Capricorn

ARKONA – Age Of Capricorn

Once again, Arkona confirm their stance as a solid Polish act, with their solemn, dark and symphonic black metal: a ...
BEASTLURKER - Sanguine Elixir Of Psychotropic Divination

BEASTLURKER – Sanguine Elixir Of Psychotropic Divination

"Sanguine Elixir Of Psychotropic Divination" is a good starting point for the newborn black-death band from Chicago ...
BENT KNEE - You Know What They Mean

BENT KNEE – You Know What They Mean

After a tough year, the Boston sextet came back with "You Know What They Mean", a musical explosion released by ...
LOATHFINDER / DRUJ - Aspects Of Oblation

LOATHFINDER / DRUJ – Aspects Of Oblation

The split "Aspects Of Oblation" is full of death and doom, but way less sharp than you might expect ...
HELL'S CORONATION - Ritual Chalice Of Hateful Blood

HELL’S CORONATION – Ritual Chalice Of Hateful Blood

It is difficult to survive the darkness of "Ritual Chalice Of Hateful Blood", a debut that looms heavy and threatening ...
COILGUNS - Watchwinders

COILGUNS – Watchwinders

Jonathan Nido and Coilguns are alive and kicking in "Watchwinders", bringing the band back to its hardcore and noise roots ...
POPIOŁ - Zabobony

POPIOŁ – Zabobony

Rising from the Polish black metal underground, Popiół managed with "Zabobony", released via Godz Ov War Productions, to make a ...
KOMMANDO BAPHOMET - Blood Gospel Of Satanic Inquisition

KOMMANDO BAPHOMET – Blood Gospel Of Satanic Inquisition

Albums like Blood Gospel Of Satanic Inquisition prove quite clearly that here at Aristocrazia we really love our goats and ...
/ 2019, Godz Ov War Productions, Reviews
PROFETUS - The Sadness Of Time Passing

PROFETUS – The Sadness Of Time Passing

The funeral doom metal master Anssi Mäkinen and his project Profetus are back with the anticipated "The Sadness Of Time ...
MIDNIGHT ODYSSEY - A bioluminiscent interview

MIDNIGHT ODYSSEY – A bioluminiscent interview

Upon the release of the Biolume trilogy, we spent some time discussing with Dis Pater about music, culture and ancient ...
INSOMNIUM - Heart Like A Grave

INSOMNIUM – Heart Like A Grave

Three years after their previous album, Niilo Sevänen and his associates show us a new face of Insomnium, more melodic ...
ANOICE - Ghost In The Clocks

ANOICE – Ghost In The Clocks

With "Ghost In The Clocks", Anoice follow the path of their previous "The Black Rain" and tell an emotional story ...
/ 2019, Ambient, Anoice, Post-Rock, Reviews, Ricco Label
BETHLEHEM - Lebe Dich Leer

BETHLEHEM – Lebe Dich Leer

With this record Bethlehem proved that, although time passes and things might change, the psychosis that powers creativity doesn't go ...
HAVE A NICE LIFE - Sea Of Worry

HAVE A NICE LIFE – Sea Of Worry

Dread and tremor, damnation and deliverance, God and Satan: these are the conflicts you'll find in "Sea Of Worry", a ...
LIGHTNING BOLT - Sonic Citadel

LIGHTNING BOLT – Sonic Citadel

The most powerful duo of this decade is back with "Sonic Citadel", a superb compromise between noise rock's crushing heaviness ...
BORKNAGAR - True North

BORKNAGAR – True North

Despite Vintersorg's exit, the shapeshifting Norwegian band exceeded all sorts of expectations and released one of their best records ...