On our tour of the world’s greatest metal nations, the turn has now come to Kyrgyzstan. All joking aside, this Central Asian country has very few metal bands indeed, which makes… Continue reading "“Something Truly Primal” – Kashgar interviewed"
Tag: black metal
Finnish black metal has a long history of being pretty batshit, with a perfect blend of spectacle and some genuine unpleasantness. Horna exemplifies this tendency with every ounce of their… Continue reading "VIDEO: Horna – Black Metal Sodomy (Live)"
What can be said about Mayhem’s De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas that has not already been said? Before discussing the live album, released a while back but now on its way to… Continue reading "Mayhem – De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas Alive"
If there’s one thing one can say about black metal music videos is that they have always been great in every single way. If there are exceptions, they are rare… Continue reading "VIDEO: Somnium Nox – Transcendental Dysphoria"
UK’s Bal-Sagoth is a name known far and wide among fans of symphonic black metal. Largely inspired by author Robert E. Howard – the creator of Conan – the band… Continue reading "“Alea iacta est” – An interview with Kull"
Remember Ten Masked Men? Back in the day, this fine band produced death metal covers of various famous pop songs – most notably Britney Spears’ “Hit Me Baby One More… Continue reading "VIDEO: If Pop Songs Were Black Metal"
It seems we only publish lyrics videos when they contain black metal. The last one to make it unto Archaic Triad was Satyricon’s “Deep Calleth Upon Deep”, and now we’re… Continue reading "VIDEO: The Wake – The Painter of Voices"