Chaosbaphomet – Promethean Black Flame

Deathrune Records
03/2016

Promethean Black Flame is not a conventional black metal album. Carried by the individual songs, there is a context to the album that is heavily entrenched in the design of the music itself.

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Golgotha x The Black Candle splitzine

“The quality of the print, the formatting, the unconventional use of space, the topics and bands covered signals back to the days where independent print magazines were like the town criers of the pre-internet heavy metal days.”

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Black Blood Invocation – Black Blood Invocation

Deathrune Records
06/2017

“There are no rich melodies veining the songs, there are no peaceful interactions between the instruments, and there is certainly no way to misinterpret the artistic idea being broadcast. Black Blood Invocation knew precisely what they wanted by taking on this form of music”

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Loathfinder – The Great Tired Ones

Godz ov War Productions
04/2017

“…rancid, crawling death metal delivered at glacial speeds, laced with the torturous atmospherics and bleak, desperate melodies of black metal”

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Ecferus – Shamaniacal Essence

Hellthrasher Productions
01/2017

Shamaniacal Essence suggests demo-era Hades/Hades Almighty, the strange tension of early Limbonic Art or The Howling Wind, and the direct songwriting approach of late Beherit.”
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Konflict/Reek of the Unzen Gas Fumes – Conflict is Control/Poisonous Gas Thrower of Jigoku

Cyclopean Eye Productions
05/2016

“As far as how these bands pair together for this split…if Konflict were a terminal cancer raging through a human body then Reek of the Unzen Gas Fumes would be the mercy suicide gunshot through the head.”

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Deathgod Messiah – Phallic Flagellation

NoVisable Scars
02/2017

“…Phallic Flagellation delivers as artillery shots of high-impact, short-lived, basement gangbang-style black metal that has the nihilistic aggression and disregard of grindcore synthesized with it. It is existentially violent music.”

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