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Berlin has a really cool extreme metal scene right now. Necros Christos is going strong, and Drowned have taken off following the release of their debut album, Idola Specus. It is actually through Drowned that I was introduced to another tremendous act from Berlin. The name of the band is

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Hey metal bruthas! Al Necro here. Where it’s at? Boom-Boom-Pop. Where it’s at? Boom-Boom-Pop. Dark Descent Records, dudes. It’s been quite a banner year for Dark Descent. The latest in a fine slew of releases being Dire Omen’s Wrestling the Revelation Of Futility. Underground death metal fans should have heard

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It makes sense that a series called Screams from the Gutter should have a spotlight only on Italian bands. In fact, if you don’t know what Screams from the Gutter is, you should probably go and look it up… Italy is also my home country, and so much awesome shit comes outta

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Could this be the last we hear of vaunted, revered, nearly sacred institution within metal underground circles, Necros Christos? Nine Graves is another chapter in ritual doom death metal, care of the band from Berlin, a band whose early albums and EPs are likely sold out or extremely expensive to

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Following the release of Drowned’s debut album, Idola Specus, it was time to do a retrospective of their career. Since their inception back in 1992, the band has released a plethora of demos and EPs. This band has never stayed in one place and has taken its time to experiment

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This soul-staining slab of nocturnal emission, is the work of two men, Ævangelist. If Omen Ex Simulacra was a grime-ridden piece of blackened death metal, Writhes in the Murk is an even darker beast that feeds upon the chaos it creates. Living up to it’s title, the songs flow from

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