Unknown black metallers Isenscur’s debut album is the UKBM album we’ve been waiting for.
An English girl with a voice, harp and synthesizer. Seriously, what’s not to love?
Vemod prove their full-length debut was worth the wait.
More tantalising demos of occult metal forged in the fires of Nidaros.
A fantastic release from one of England’s finest Black Metal craftsmen.
The commingling of barbarism and nobility that is the highest end of black metal.
Choked in dust of aeons past, Crowned channel the spectral silence of the void.
A sincerely magickal statement from one of the finest bands to crawl from the woodwork this year.
A wall of hateful sound from the UK underground.
Grimey, nightmarish hardcore from oop north.
Listen to some ‘Napoleonic Black Metal inspired by the cruelty of French history’ featuring Akitsa and Ash Pool members.
Crackling chasms of decay from a loose collective of Bay Area stalwarts. A criminally unheralded project.