A reflection on hope, pain, and the inevitable cycles of life.
TRACK PREMIERE & INTERVIEW: Introducing the Bluesy Grooves and Haunting Melodies of Mama Doom
Exploring the smoky riffs and eerie melodies of Mama Doom with an exclusive track premiere and interview.
Review / The Ruins Of Beverast – The Thule Grimoires
The Ruins Of Beverast have always occupied the realm of the other, so why does their new album sound so unsettlingly human?
Album Premiere: Kira McSpice – Attack
The third instalment of the singer-songwriter’s migraine series is her darkest and heaviest yet.
Review / My Dying Bride – Macabre Cabaret
Place, space and pace take precedence on MDB’s new EP.
Review / Spectral Child – Moribund Kingdom
Taut and tense, yet gothically sublime soundtrack-inspired dungeon synth.
Review / A.A. Williams – Forever Blue
Few (if any) albums this year will be able to surpass Forever Blue for sheer emotive weight.
Burn Off Those Covid Blues: The Would-Be Breakouts of Roadburn 2020
If you’re unfamiliar with any of these names, check them out, as you should have been hearing about them after their sets this week anyway.
Jonathan Hultén / Chants From Another Place – a quieter kind of darkness
The Tribulation guitarist produces an album of melodic, gothic tinged folk.
Review: Her Despair – Exorcisms Of Eroticism
The mourning maybe over, but the wake is in full swing.