Report: Orphaned Land + support

05-04-2019 Doornroosje, Nijmegen Again we find ourselves in the Doornroosje. This time, Orphaned Land visits Nijmegen for their “We Do Not Resist”- Tour. They bring Subterranean Masquerade and Systemhouse33 as support acts to rock the house. When we entered the venue, Systemhouse32 was already tearing the place down. The floor was vibrating from the sounds, […]

KAMPFAR: Battling with snakes

After two years of silence, Norwegian black metallers Kampfar return to the stage. Frontman Dolk sheds some light on the creation of ‘Ofidians Manifest’ and speaks about overcoming a dark period, battling slithering demons and reconnecting to people. About two years ago, Kampfar took an indefinite break and now you are releasing a new album. […]

Murg – Strävan

I have never heard of Murg before. And that’s a pity because their third offspring made quite an impression on me. Hailing from Sweden this band manages to offer an intriguing sound were aggression and atmosphere go hand in hand. Maybe band is the wrong word because this band consists of two members: Varghel and […]

Numenorean – Adore

Canadian post-black metal entourage Numenorean left a deep and long lasting impression with their 2016 debut release Home. In the crowded genre of (depressive) post-black, they differentiated themselves with a record that stuck, hooked and was there to stay. Instead of sinking into the quagmire of mediocre ‘music by the mile’ that post-black can be(come), […]