quarta-feira, maio 29

Atrum Tempestas - Ne Deus crede (ep, 2012)

CD, limited to 20 hand-numbered copies.
Originally recorded in 2008.

Release date:June 15th, 2012
Label:Desolate Black

Country of origin:Finland
Formed in:2007
Genre:Atmospheric Black Metal
Lyrical themes:Nihilism, Misanthropy
Years active:2007-present
Contact: atempestas@gmail.com

Kylmäaho     Instruments, Vocals (backing)
Perttunen     Vocals, Guitars

1. Vale 04:12    
2. Ex nihilo nihil fit 04:28    
3. Algor 02:50    
4. Ecce corpus Jesu Christi 04:06    
5. Dixi 06:20    
Total dead time: 21:56    


terça-feira, maio 21

Draumar - Hibernation (2009)

Contributed the song "Herbstträume-Winteranfang" to the "In Autumnal Fog 2010" Sampler.
Normal CD is limited to 100 copies.
Diehard-edition limited to 10 handnumbered copies, containing a wooden box with engraved logo and a shirt.

Release date:November 2009
Label:Naturmacht Productions

Country of origin:Germany
Formed in:2009
Genre:Orchestral Ambient/Black Metal
Lyrical themes:Seasons, Mountains
Years active:2009-present

Draumar - All instruments

1. Das Winterreich 04:34
2. Wolkentreiben 03:45
3. Berge 06:53
4. Jagd 03:32
5. Eiswüste 05:48
6. Zwischenspiel 03:23
7. Halle des Bergkönigs 07:26
8. Ausblick 06:08
9. Mondhymne 08:32
Total playing time 50:01


quarta-feira, maio 15

Black Funeral - Waters of Weeping (2007)

 Being a three part ritual invoking Cabalistic demon Chioa, “Waters of Weeping” is an Apocalyptic Black Metal exploration of the 10 Spheres of the Inverse Sephiroth, the Tree of Death from ancient Cabalistic writings.
 Music written/recorded by D. of Vrolok. Lyrics written/vocals performed by Michael Ford.

Release date:April 16th, 2007
Label:Behemoth Productions

Country of origin:United States
Location:Houston, Texas
Formed in:1993
Genre:Black Metal/Dark Ambient
Lyrical themes:Occultism, Luciferianism, Vampyrism
Years active:1993-present

J. Deimos Kahn Demiurge - Guitars
Marchozelos - Guitars, Bass, Drums   
Baron Drakkonian Abaddon - Vocals, Bass, Machine Sounds

1. Intro - Qemetiel and Belia'al (instrumental)    02:46      
2. Nehemoth - Malkuth (Namvth) - Earth     08:07    
3. Gamaliel the Obscene - Yesod (Lylyth) - Moon 02:44    
4. Sha'arimrath, The Eighth Hell - Hod (Smal - Adramalech) - Mercury 06:43      
5. Harab Serapel, The Ravens of Death - Netzach (Bael - Tubal Cain) 02:18      
6. Lord of the Dead - Tiphereth (Belphegor - Paimon) Tagahrim 06:26
7. The One Adorned in Fire - Geburah (Asmodeus) Golab Mars 03:38    
8. Devourers of Spirit - Chesed (Astaroth) Gamchicoth Jupiter Outer Form (Order of Azariel Azryal - The Binding Ones) 03:12    
9. Hell of Sathariel - Binah (Lucifuge Rofocale = Satariel) 04:00      
10.Loathsome Serpents (Ogiel) - Chokmah (Beelzebub = Chaigidel) 04:22      
11. Thaumiel - The Deepest Hell - Kether (Satan - Moloch = Thamiel) 03:37      
Total time: 47:53    


domingo, maio 12

Lutemkrat - The Last Survivor (2007)

Lutemkrat has no literal meaning, though the word is supposed to represent the ethos of the band; destruction, war, chaos, loyalty and honour.

Release date:September 19th, 2007
Label:Bleak Art Records

Country of origin:Brazil
Location:Curitiba, Paraná
Status:ActiveFormed in:2002
Genre:Ambient Depressive Black Metal
Lyrical themes:Sorrow, Emptiness, War, DeathCurrent
Years active: 2002-present
Contact: lutemkrat@yahoo.com.br

Wolf Lutemkrat - Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Drums

01. Intro: Arising
02. Silent death
03. The last survivor
04. Vengeance
05. Awaiting the final breath
06. Journey through inner landscapes
07. Grieving over the dead
08. Outro: Surviving
Total playing time 42:49


terça-feira, maio 7

Macabre Omen - The Ancient Returns (2005)

 Recorded during the Summer Solstice of 2004 at Big Wave Studios in Livorno Italy.
 Track 5 is listed as two separate tracks.
 LP release by Obscure Abhorrence Productions on white vinyl limited to 111 hand numbered copies and alternate artwork.
 Reissued on cassette by Thule Records in early 2008, limited to 300 hand numbered copies in gold cases with alternate artwork.

 Macabre Omen was founded in 1994 by Alexandros and Mournful on the island of Rhodes, Greece, in the town of Kremasti and Ialysos. Their first release was ''Secrets of the Moonlight '' demo '94. By 1995 as a four-member band with Alexandros on guitars, Lefteris on vocals, Mournful on bass and Stephen on keyboards, with this line-up they released their second demo ''Before Darkness'' in 1995.
 In 2006 they participated on the compilation by Kyrck Productions & Armour ''Hellas - The Black  Also in 2006 and 2007 two split 7'' EPs were released as a tribute to Bathory. Since 2005 the band is recording their material in Italy.

Release date:January 21st, 2005
Label:Blutreinheit Productions

Country of origin:Greece
Location:Kremasti/Rhodes (early), London, England (now)
Formed in:1994
Genre:Epic/Pagan Black Metal
Lyrical themes:War, Death, Hellenic Pride
Years active:1994-present

Alexandros - Vocals, Vocals (backing), Guitars, Bass, Keyboards
Claudio Alcara - Guitars (acoustic), Guitar solo on ''In Memory...''
Gionata Potenti  - Drums, Vocals (backing)

1. In Memory... 05:37    
2. A Call from Gods to God 06:22    
3. An Ode to Rhode 05:51    
4. The Perfect Sound of North Vs. South 08:49      
5. Hellas - Ode A /Ode B 11:40    
Total time: 38:19