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Spyros

Sound engineer, sonic manipulator, record hunter and writer/contributor for a variety of webzines.

Avant GardeBlack MetalReviews

When I heard that Wolves in The Throne Room were going to release a new full-length, I was thrilled. And this excitement only increased when it was mentioned that their new album, Celestite, would act as a companion to their previous full-length, Celestial Lineage. And why should I not be?

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Black MetalDeath MetalReviews

Starting out as a thrash metal band, Canadian destroyers Auroch, have taken a turn for the dark and damned. By adopting a blackened death metal style, the band has been able to expand their brutality to new domains, while still able to retain a thrashy vibe. So, after a couple

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DoomFilmMusic VideosSludge

Doom out of Sweden is almost always guaranteed to be fucking good, so why would the case be any different for Salem’s Pot? After two demo releases (Sweeden and Watch me Kill You/Run The Night), the band members gather all their strength and their mind-altering practices and let loose upon

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DoomHardcoreMusicPost RockSludge

It’s always great to find albums of high quality from independent bands; it shows that musicians can still achieve an extraordinary level of production and musicianship on their own terms. At least that is the deal with the Greek band Allochiria, who take their name from a neurological disorder in

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Black MetalMusicReviews

Label: Union Finale When it comes to dark ambient music, this is probably as good as it can get. I know what you are thinking: you have been smothered by bands and artists’ trying to pass meaningless repetition of synths and bad production for dark music, but it is not

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MusicNeo FolkReviews

In many ways, albums can be compared to journeys; travels beyond reality and time that are able to make you see beyond truth. Nebelung’s latest album is certainly one of these rare albums which, for its duration, forces you to leave your consciousness behind and set out to a sonic

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