Fascism in Black Metal and How to Spot It

For being one of the most exciting genres in metal today, it's disappointing to see that the issue of fascism core to its conception still runs rampant to this day. Here's what you can do. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Grmi9xdB5M National Socialist black metal, also known as NSBM, Aryan black metal, and Neo-Nazi black metal, is a political movement… Continue lendo Fascism in Black Metal and How to Spot It

CRADLE OF FILTH – Damned in any language

From Damnation And A Day (2003) https://youtu.be/VTQ7TWM1_iM And there was war in heavenMichael and his angels fought against the dragonAnd the dragon fought, and his angelsAnd prevailed notNeither was their place found any more in heavenAnd the great dragon was cast outThat old serpent called the Devil and SatanWhich deceiveth the whole worldHe was cast… Continue lendo CRADLE OF FILTH – Damned in any language

IBARAKI – Kagutsuchi

Say the name TRIVIUM and reverence follows. That’s because in the annals of modern metal there are few stories more illustrious or celebrated than the one that began with that group of impossibly young Floridian misfits dreaming of the lighted stage over 20 years ago. In the time since those heady days, their career has… Continue lendo IBARAKI – Kagutsuchi

CRADLE OF FILTH – The Principle of Evil Made Flesh

From the homonymous album (1994) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0px5MCO7DOM From the primeval massLet precious chaos ventSacred flesh drenched in fornicationBeloved by SetMay the winds gather her togetherFrom the secrets of menAfter thousands of years of terrifying silenceShe comes again (All Destroyer) The abolition of the Yeshua begins... Shattered are the icons of the worthlessThe Goddess scorned is a… Continue lendo CRADLE OF FILTH – The Principle of Evil Made Flesh

DEVOID OF LIFE – Embracing Emptiness (fvll albvm)

Devoid of Life is a black / death metal band from Skien, Norway. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzvnD0Ccf8g The creation process of Embracing Emptiness spans 5 years from 2017 to 2022. It is not to be regarded as a concept album at all as there is no direct link between songs, but rather a red thread, including feelings of… Continue lendo DEVOID OF LIFE – Embracing Emptiness (fvll albvm)

CRADLE OF FILTH – How Many Tears To Nurture A Rose?

From the album Existence is futile (2021) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=66DZejwLTAo Our time together ends, the sadness is overI tried my best to make amendsBut my heart grew cold and black I have knelt before your altarRead the missives from your psaltersIn many ways, I was bound to falterYou gave me nothing back Religious fervour got us no… Continue lendo CRADLE OF FILTH – How Many Tears To Nurture A Rose?

DEAFHEAVEN – Glint (live in Warsaw, 2018)

From the album Ordinary Corrupt Human Love (2018) Deafheaven é uma banda americana de blackgaze formada em 2010 por George Clarke e Kerry McCoy. As músicas da banda tem sido descritas como uma fusão do black metal com o shoegaze e o post-rock, daí a banda ser tida como blackgaze. Deafheaven is an American band formed in… Continue lendo DEAFHEAVEN – Glint (live in Warsaw, 2018)

CRADLE OF FILTH – Nemesis [stvdio/live]

From Nymphetamine (2004) Nymphetamine is the sixth studio album by Cradle of Filth. Recorded between February and July 2004, it was released on 28 September by record label Roadrunner. Nymphetamine marks the first recorded appearance of guitarist James McIlroy on a Cradle of Filth album. He would later record guitar for the band's 2010 release… Continue lendo CRADLE OF FILTH – Nemesis [stvdio/live]

CRADLE OF FILTH – Cruelty Brought Thee Orchids

From the album Cruelty and the Beast (2002) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUEg58_OEto https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rF_ttMh6ILc Hear Me now!All crimes should be treasured if they bring thee pleasure somehowMaleficent in dusky roseGathered satin lapped Her breastsLike blood upon the snowA tourniquet of TopazGlistened at Her throatAwakening, pulled from the tombHer spirit freed eclipsed the moonThat She outshone as a fallen starA… Continue lendo CRADLE OF FILTH – Cruelty Brought Thee Orchids