Archive for the Fallen Empire Category
Toronto black metal. vinyl reissue of the limited cassette box released through SM in the fall. Both demos faithfully remastered. Relentlessly raw esoteric existentialism.
Following the release of their debut album, Among the Ranks of the Unconquerable, New Jersey triumvirate DEATH FORTRESS quickly became one of my favourite Black Metal acts of the modern era. Heck, I’d even go so far as to say that they’re one of the very best Black Metal bands […]
‘Emotionale Ödnis’ is Tardigrada’s debut album, which builds upon the foundation set by their 2012 demo, “Widrstand”, and rare live performances. With all lyrics mainly done in the Swiss dialect, Tardigrada present a darkly melancholic voyage; lush with atmosphere and texture.
A pivotal name in today’s atmospheric black metal metal scene, MARE COGNITUM have always had much more to offer than mere ambient-infused black metal riffing. Their previous works, ‘Phobos Monolith’ (2014) and ‘An Extraconscious Lucidity’ (2012) showed a pronounced progressive approach to metal, and an unbearable tension that often releases […]
Belgian black metal band Lvthn first surfaced in underground black metal circles with the two-track demo entitled Adversarialism in 2014. After a few other releases, including a split with Lluvia entitled Illuminantes Tenebrae, which was released that same year, their new full-length album entitled Eradication of Nescience dropped earlier this […]