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Vltimas - Something Wicked Marches In

I think I Saw @MacabreEternal listening this here for the first time if I'm not wrong, then I decided to search it because the name of the band looks like a portuguese word, so for a sec I thought it was a Brazilian/Portuguese band. Anyways, sick album!

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6 hours ago, MacabreEternal said:

Vanum 'Ageless Fire'

Such a mix of styles here all well measured to let the more black metal elements thrive well.  Not entirely in love with the monotonous vocals but they do fit well still.  Certainly enough melody here to make Mgla feel inaccessible but it never feels safe.  @FatherAlabaster are these on your radar?

I haven't heard them yet, no, I'll have to find some time away from the family to give it a spin.

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19 hours ago, Athame said:

Vltimas - Something Wicked Marches In

I think I Saw @MacabreEternal listening this here for the first time if I'm not wrong, then I decided to search it because the name of the band looks like a portuguese word, so for a sec I thought it was a Brazilian/Portuguese band. Anyways, sick album!

Yep, I wrote a review for it on the blog here.  It is a great record but then seems as how it has Death/Black Metal royalty on it you’d expect nothing less. 

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1 hour ago, Thrashman said:

What do you think?

I like it, seems even darker than the last one at first listen. It also feels like it favors more of the modern dissonant DM sounds over their old-school Finndeath influences. But not a departure from their previous stuff, for all that. I'll have to play it more as time permits.

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15 minutes ago, FatherAlabaster said:

I like it, seems even darker than the last one at first listen. It also feels like it favors more of the modern dissonant DM sounds over their old-school Finndeath influences. But not a departure from their previous stuff, for all that. I'll have to play it more as time permits.

Sounds about right to me. And it's definitely growing on me with each listen, so far at least.

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Paradise Lost - ‘Draconian Times’

What a glorious, wonderful album this is. If you’ve never heard it, try it out. For those that know, relive it. 

Metal reached its perfection point. 

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