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  • Lost Souls Carnival brings about an incredibly refreshing stream of audio, amidst my daily dose of metal. Their collection of seven tracks feature irresistible positive vibes, a groove you simply...

    Lost Souls Carnival – Collection of carefully selected

    Lost Souls Carnival brings about an incredibly refreshing stream of audio, amidst my daily dose of metal. Their collection of seven tracks feature irresistible positive vibes, a groove you simply...

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  • Deuil produces a hypnotic kind of black metal. It provides a constant blasting rhythm, but spiced with slower triplets and shifting accents. At a glance, both songs (fifteen minutes each)...

    Deuil – Shock/Deny

    Deuil produces a hypnotic kind of black metal. It provides a constant blasting rhythm, but spiced with slower triplets and shifting accents. At a glance, both songs (fifteen minutes each)...

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  • Monnik’s a one-man project, and this debut release features two tracks for a total of almost forty minutes. “Vondeling” opens with an incredibly basic but inviting guitar tune, followed by...

    Monnik – Vondeling

    Monnik’s a one-man project, and this debut release features two tracks for a total of almost forty minutes. “Vondeling” opens with an incredibly basic but inviting guitar tune, followed by...

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  • The latest solo album by Dirk Serries is plainly “one track per side”, a little over twenty minutes each. For lack of titles, let’s take #1 to start with. Here,...

    Dirk Serries – Unseen descending and lamentations

    The latest solo album by Dirk Serries is plainly “one track per side”, a little over twenty minutes each. For lack of titles, let’s take #1 to start with. Here,...

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  • The band’s name sounds familiar to me, and indeed, upon digging in the archives I have found my reviews for their 2011 and 2013 releases as well. It seems they...

    Kali Yuga – Kali Yuga

    The band’s name sounds familiar to me, and indeed, upon digging in the archives I have found my reviews for their 2011 and 2013 releases as well. It seems they...

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  • Dirk Serries has, over the decades, worked on numerous projects and countless releases. It’s therefore no surprise that in 2015 (so far) he’s featured in two new albums: one solo...

    Dirk Serries & Rutger Zuydervelt – Buoyant

    Dirk Serries has, over the decades, worked on numerous projects and countless releases. It’s therefore no surprise that in 2015 (so far) he’s featured in two new albums: one solo...

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  • First of all, I love the nearly pitch-black cover – and there’s actually a credit for photography and artwork, which is quite amusing. Graduals is not just an album title,...

    Ekca Liena – Graduals

    First of all, I love the nearly pitch-black cover – and there’s actually a credit for photography and artwork, which is quite amusing. Graduals is not just an album title,...

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  • This release has a sense of singularity to it. The CD is wrapped in impressionistic and abstract artwork, with the booklet’s blurry pictures each representing a track. And you could...

    Le Seul Element – Meradiam

    This release has a sense of singularity to it. The CD is wrapped in impressionistic and abstract artwork, with the booklet’s blurry pictures each representing a track. And you could...

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  • Wiegedood is comprised of three experienced musicians (Amenra, Rise and Fall, Oathbreaker) who will deliver their debut album in May 2015, both on CD and 12″ vinyl. Of course, with...

    Wiegedood – De doden hebben het goed

    Wiegedood is comprised of three experienced musicians (Amenra, Rise and Fall, Oathbreaker) who will deliver their debut album in May 2015, both on CD and 12″ vinyl. Of course, with...

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  • I flipped open the (highly qualitative) digipack before reading any promo about this album. On two inside panels, a story is told, spanning all the tracks. Cool to read, even....

    Vermillion – Sentience

    I flipped open the (highly qualitative) digipack before reading any promo about this album. On two inside panels, a story is told, spanning all the tracks. Cool to read, even....

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