• CD review 2017
  • Auðn – Farvegir Fyrndar

    Auðn

    If Iceland is known for one thing – besides beautifully bleak landscapes and its residents’ healthy hankering for fermented shark meat – it’s unique music. From Björk to Sigur Rós and from Sólstafir to Skálmöld, many Icelandic bands have an unmistakable auditory trademark that jumps right out at you on first listen. That’s not to […]

  • CD review 2017
  • Gaerea – Gaerea

    Gaerea - Gaerea

    The self titled EP (released in 2016 by Everlasting Spew Records) of Portugese (post) black metal formation Gaerea ended upon my desk quite randomly, yet I’m happy it did. Having only been around since 2016, the band has managed to stirr a few souls, since the debut EP has been praised by basically everyone who […]

  • Song Premiere
  • AUÐN – Song premiere ‘Skuggar’

    AUÐN band

    Icelandic black metallers AUÐN have released a new track from the upcoming record ““. Listen to ‘Skuggar’ (Shadows) right here! The album will be released on November 10th, 2017 by Season Of Mist. Pre-order Farvegir Fyrndar here! AUÐN comment: “We are proud to present the second track taken from our forthcoming album, ‘Farvegir Fyrndar’. ‘Skuggar’ […]

  • CD review 2017
  • Myrkur – Mareridt

    Danish/American vocalist Amalie Bruun stormed the metal scene with the self titled EP Myrkur in 2014. Coming from a indie music background and daring to use her classically trained voice in black metal, Bruun was rewarded with a shitstorm on the internet and was ferociously haunted by trolls (not the cool Scandinavian type of trolls). […]

  • News
  • MYRKUR interprets traditional Nordic folk song “De Tre Piker”

    Danish composer and classically trained multi-instrumentalist, MYRKUR, unveils her interpretation of traditional Nordic Folk song, “De Tre Piker” today. Her third single from upcoming album ‘Mareridt’ includes a stunning, lulling vocal performance alongside nyckelharpa (an ancient Swedish key harp), shaman drums and guitar. On ‘Mareridt’ (translation: Nightmare), MYRKUR explores deeper into the mysterious and the […]

  • News
  • Satyricon – Deep calleth upon Deep

    Satyricon - Deep calleth upon Deep

    Black metal legends SATYRICON have revealed their highly anticipated ninth studio album, ‘Deep calleth upon Deep’ is set for release on 22nd September on Napalm Records. The iconic duo fronted by visionary Satyr has unveiled a lyric video for the album title track and first single from the band’s upcoming masterpiece. Listen to Satyricon – […]