A masterclass in true-to-form death metal. Dark Decent Records have released Timeghoul’s demos as a compilation, and about time too.
Exclusive to Lurker’s Path, stream the astonishing debut album from Cape Town’s Wildernessking.
Stream the new split from the Netherland’s finest in its entirety. Sludge-merchants Starve come to blows with the forward-thinking black metal of Terzij de Horde in a unified concept of “a chosen hollow”.
Regardless of whether it’s New Year or not, it’s time to break some bad habits.
Glimpses of a Golden Age at the hands of a French master.
Christoph Ziegler explores winter at its most lifeless and desolate.
Britain’s foremost black metal warriors Winterfylleth storm the Zero Tolerance Christmas party.
LURKER talks pure black metal and the merits of vinyl with None Shall Defy. The article includes reviews of Deathgate Arkanum, I Shalt Become, Animus Mortis, Akitsa, Horns and Die Toten kehren wieder mit dem Wind.
Reflections on Leviathan’s history including a review of the upcoming album True Traitor, True Whore. Deciphering legend within Wrest’s briar.
Experimental French outfit Nooumena leave this LURKER speechless with their debut venture into the realm of experimental, avant-jazz/rock. Stream the album here.
LURKER’s first moral dilemma: to sing along or not to sing along?
An exploration of the themes at play in the 777 trilogy and the ideological background of this acclaimed entity.