Northward – In Sturmes Wind

Northward surprise with their ability to channel the fuzzed out euphoria of Forest and Branikald through the blasting melodies of Ukraine circa 2003. Mandatory.


Lurking in the heart of the Netherlands, another faceless unit rises to rend black metal’s corpse asunder.

Asva – Presences of Absences

Good things come to those who wait. Asva’s latest album, Presences of Absences, was brewed to perfection over three years and it’s their most daring effort to date.

Sutekh Hexen – Larvae

Shards of blinding white light gather in the black flame. Sutekh Hexen’s noise-fuelled assault reaches new levels of catharsis.