Feast upon the obscure, dishevelled black metal of Brazil’s Thyrkron within.
Black metal of a higher calibre from France. The Great Old Ones await; stream Al Azif in its entirety, exclusive to Lurker’s Path.
A stunning debut demo from Holland’s Laster. Conceived and recorded in just one day, this high-spirited take on black metal will leave you in awe.
In the first of our “Classic Albums” columns, we defend the occult mysteries concealed within Dissection’s Reinkaos.
This incarnation of Impiety is a taut and disciplined force of destruction that more than lives up to the album’s title.
Contemplating the mysteries of Three & Seven…
Philadelphia gives birth to a foul fiend.
Mgła of Poland have long ruled the upper echelons of intelligent black metal with an iron fist – this year they return to unleash With Hearts Toward None and assert their dominance.
Inverse is upon us.
Sword Toward Self have managed to inject some much-needed venom into the war metal template. Highly recommended to all who might lurk here.
Obelisk riffs of ritual and tradition, revelations from the mouth of madness, reverberations that move the soul. Horse Latitudes return.
Only a band with all the mystique, prestige and influence of Lunar Aurora can reawaken something quite profound within this cold husk.