Monthly Archives: April 2014

Neige Et Noirceur – “Gouffre Onirique et Abîmes Cosmiques”

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Neige Et Noirceur – “Gouffre Onirique et Abîmes Cosmiques”

7.5/10

Canadian Ambient Black/Drone Doom Metal

Sepulchral Productions – 28/03/2014

Neige Et Noirceur are becoming regulars on the Destructive Music site and this year’s offering will take pride of place if their recordings from recent years are anything to go by. As mentioned in my last review, this is a Canadian one man project that combines ambient black metal with drone doom so as you can imagine, darkness very much the order of the day! “Gouffre Onirique et Abîmes Cosmiques” is Zifond’s fourth studio album and Sepulchral Productions have the honour of putting it out there!

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Review: The Lustmord – Trapped in Purgatory

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The Lustmord – “Trapped in Purgatory”

Lustmord Entertainment

5 out of 10

From the city of Phoenix comes black/death metal quartet The Lustmord whose new EP “Trapped in Purgatory” is the bands first release since 2011’s single “Zombie Disease”. Having not released a full album since 2008’s “After Death”, this EP could be the prelude to larger things and things get under way with title track “Trapped in Purgatory”, a track which sees the band open in a hugely disappointing manner.

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Review: Rauhnåcht – Urzeitgeist

 

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Rauhnåcht – Urzeitgeist

9/10

Hammerheart Records

I’ve come across this Austrian one-man band a few years ago and was instantly hooked on their versions of fellow Austrian’s Sturmpercht songs on their 2010 album, Vorweltschweigen. 4 years on, and Stefan Traunmüller – the man behind Rauhnåcht, also known from Wallachia, Golden Dawn and Sternenstaub – releases another album: Urzeitgeist. Musically this will please everyone into Falkenbach, Abigor, Amestigon, Wolves In The Throneroom, although Urzeitgeist definitely has its own unique style.

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