Yesterday I hiked Camelback Mountain in Phoenix, AZ just high enough to get a few inhales worth of thick yellow smog from the city below, accompanied by a 180GB iPod classic that curated my solo endeavor. I thoroughly enjoy black metal as background noise, especially when experiencing the outdoors. It creates an odd disconnect that […]Read More The land of great disgust.
I enjoy music the most when it truly evokes feeling. When it conjures something in the human consciousness that transports you to another time and place. This monster, five scene play created by Polish black metal band, Cultes Des Ghoules, delivers on every level, forcing you into an eerie, old world full of mystery […]Read More Cultes Des Ghoules – “Coven, or Evil Ways Instead of Love”
The idea that many, many people will go their entire lives without hearing this record actually brings me physical discomfort. I have to be honest though, when Bölzer’s “Hero” came out last year, it flew right under my radar. This is something I’ll regret for years to come, as I could have been berating my […]Read More Bölzer – “Hero”
I had numerous ideas for the topic of my first post, but this release immediately took the top spot after it was released earlier this morning by Fallen Empire. However, it may have been an odd choice based on content size, seeing as the band is shrouded in mystery, their exact location is said […]Read More GEGEN GRAVITATION UND WILLENSFREIHEIT (GGUW) – “BEHAUPTUNGSANIMALITÄT “