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On 12/11/2022 at 1:25 PM, zackflag said:

Profane Order - One Nightmare Unto Another (Black/Death, Canada)


One of, if not the very best, War metal bands around right now. Everything they've done has been killer and the new tracks on the BC page are no exception. Releases March 1.

Holy fuckin hell! Excellent news. These guys slay.

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The mad Frenchman strikes again. One of the most prolific dudes out there with quality shit. This one is a bit different. One of the few bands that are an automatic purchase these days. Dude seems to make my list every year.

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On 1/3/2023 at 10:29 AM, FatherAlabaster said:

Thy Darkened Shade is putting out "Liber Lvcifer II: Mahaprayala" on January 10th. I got a BC email saying they had released it a couple days ago but I guess they jumped the gun - nothing there when I went to the page. Anyway, something to look forward to.

I would have to guess it's because it's being released on WTC, which got booted off of bandcamp.

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On 1/7/2023 at 10:42 AM, zackflag said:

I would have to guess it's because it's being released on WTC, which got booted off of bandcamp.

I dunno. I got the email from their BC page, not WTC, and all their other releases are still up there... they're even still using the WTC logo, for that matter. I'm assuming someone just posted it early by mistake. I guess I'll find out on the 10th!

Edit: 'tis here - https://thydarkenedshade.bandcamp.com/album/liber-lvcifer-ii-mahapralaya 

Rocks. Is good.


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4 minutes ago, zackflag said:

Holy shit that new Lamp of Murmuur track is aping Immortal haaaaard! The clean arpeggiated part is basically plagiarism, lol. I dig it though, sounds better than anything Immortal has done in..... 24 years?

For sure. As long as it's early Immortal their aping all the way through rather than recent, I'll buy it without hesitation.

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The press blurb even referenced Blizzard Beasts, so it's all very intentional. I dig the song a lot, it's interesting to hear where LoM moves after raw BM, dungeon synth and postpunk BM.


New Häxanu-album "Totenpass" incoming Feb 7.

Häxanu - Ephódion

Also, Bizarrekult and Verminous Serpent (members of Slidhr and Primordial).

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