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'The Unmourned Past' by Sivyj Yar

‘The Unmourned Past’ by Sivyj Yar

New ep by Sivyj Yar, released just after Summer Solstice Digisleeve compact disc in strictly one-press edition of 200 copies. Secure your own copy by pre ordering here!
'An Oath to the Void' by Astral Path

‘An Oath to the Void’ by Astral Path

Hypnotic, immersive atmospheric black metal that combines icy, haunting vocals with mesmerizing, fully realized synth/bass landscapes. A must for fanatics of atmospheric black metal with a space aesthetic and concept, but also for all those on a certain atmospheric folk edge. This duo in fact features Ana from Ulvesang, the folk band recently released by...
'Yūgen' by Ashbringer!!

‘Yūgen’ by Ashbringer!!

Seeing an 18 year old perform and compose every instrument with clarity of thought and intentional songwriting chops beyond his years was impressive enough, but 2016 sees Nick Stanger as exuberant as ever; Yūgen outshines their debut  “Vacant” in every aspect. A gorgeous expedition through luscious soundscapes aided by an oriental tint, Ashbringer present one...
Drought 'Rudra Bhakti'

Drought ‘Rudra Bhakti’

“Fusing the deep, spiritual sounds of tribal, ritualistic ambient and chanting with the complex, cacophonous discord of modern unorthodox black metal, Drought’s two unlikely halves meld and transcend. Lengthy bouts of inward, meditative ambiance explode into uncompromising, overwhelming blackened extremism, breaking the trance and achieving a greater aggression in the listener.”   Jon Rosenthal // Invisibleoranges.com...
Morgenrøde (O.S.T.) by Ole Petter Sørum

Morgenrøde (O.S.T.) by Ole Petter Sørum

This is the soundtrack to the Norwegian movie Morgenrøde, released on dvd and bluray on 2016/05/09 after collecting an impressive serie of important reviews and prizes at various Sci-Fi movie exhibitions and dedicated magazines. Music-side, the OST was composed and recorded by Ole Petter Sørum: when not imaginarily bound to the screen, we could define this...
Downfall of Nur 'Umbras de Barbagia' new editions

Downfall of Nur ‘Umbras de Barbagia’ new editions

The success of Downfall  of Nur‘s debut is unstoppable: after a digisleeve edition and an A5 digipack reissue, we are not sold on both, and are going to have a standard jewelcase edition for all future sales. The album was also recently released on double LP! You can order both here
Mesarthim 'Pillars' CD/LP

Mesarthim ‘Pillars’ CD/LP

Their 2015 “Isolate” debut started quite many interests in the whole world on the MESARTHIM project, the album being praised at every latitude of the planet and being a huge success on the web. Now Mesarthim are back with a new 32 minutes long EP titled ‘Pillars’ and coming in 6 panels digipack. Again the...
Auriga 'VII - Dimensions of Asymmetry'

Auriga ‘VII – Dimensions of Asymmetry’

Auriga comes from ancient Foenicia region, the actual Lebanon Sure indeed a weird country where to play this kind of music! Auriga album reminds us a lot of Darkspace debut releases: fast-paced space blackmetal with radical and minimalistic sounds production, but yet very cold and and with chilling atmospheres! Order Auriga CD here!
Solefald 'Jernlov' Double 7"

Solefald ‘Jernlov’ Double 7″

Here it comes finally: a demo tape that made history! Comes remastered for vinyl in double 7″ black wax and gatefold cover, printed on upgraded stock cardboard! Mailorder copies come with a CD (same audio content of the vinyls set)! Order your copy here
Addaura '.​​.​​​.​​and the lamps expire'

Addaura ‘.​​.​​​.​​and the lamps expire’

Addaura’s second coming “…and the lamps expire” is released on A5 digipack CD. Finally Addaura on compact disc after digital or vinyl only releases! Black metal that feels so graceful it is hard to get while this music’s scenario is generally cut in 2 parts: the tradititional militant black metal and the daring, experimental, atmospheric...
The Howling Void "The Triumph of Ruin"

The Howling Void “The Triumph of Ruin”

The Howling Void fifth full length album has been now released by Avantgarde Music in March as a 6 panels digipack! With “The Triumph of Ruin” Ryan managed to push THV even more into those desolation and epic fields yet anticipated in the minialbum “Runa”, reaching now an unique sound, definitely more personal, melancholic than...
'Jhanas​-​Nur' by Downfall of Nur

‘Jhanas​-​Nur’ by Downfall of Nur

This is Downfall of Nur 2013′s demo in its original rawness and wilderness: a primordial recording yet showing an hidden inspiration that would quickly bring them recording the “Umbras de Barbagia” masterpiece. Released in 200 copies only, in a boxed set with cards made after private paintings by Atnonio Sanna himself! You can order the...