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AETHERNAEUM – Wanderungen durch den Daemmerwald

AETHERNAEUM - Wanderungen durch den Daemmerwald

Last year, on April 2012, Alexander Paul Blake released his debut solo album, “Die Rückkehr ins Goldene Zeitalter” under his own name. In 2013 his band returns, but this time with a complete line-up, a somehow different sound and a new band name, Aethernaeum. The debut full-length album of Aethernaeum is entitled “Wanderungen durch den Daemmerwald” and it was released on April 19th 2013 via German label Einheit Produktionen.

Aethernaeum continue on the same nature inspired Read more…

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LUX DIVINA – Possessed by Telluric Feelings

LUX DIVINA - Possessed by Telluric Feelings

Spanish pagan black metallers Lux Divina from Barcelona return with their second full-length album “Possessed by Telluric Feelings“. Formed in 1998 by their vocalist Norax, they had many line-up changes and it took them 11 years until their first full-length album. They released several demos and EPs before though. In 2009, their impressive debut “From the Tomb to Nature’s Blood” was out via Ars Magna Recordings and in 2013 the band signed to the German label Einheit Produktionen, Read more…

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XIV DARK CENTURIES – Gizit Dar Faida

XIV DARK CENTURIES - Gizit Dar Faida

XIV Dark Centuries is another band performing Thuringian pagan metal. They were founded in 1998, the era where most bands of the genre began. After 2 demos this German band released its promising debut album “…den Ahnen zum Grusse…” on CCP Records. 2 years later the EP “Jul” was out again on CCP. Then they signed with Perverted Taste that released their second full-length “Skithingi” in 2006. After that, XIV Dark Centuries remained silent Read more…

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ALEXANDER PAUL BLAKE – Die Rückkehr ins Goldene Zeitalter

ALEXANDER PAUL BLAKE - Die Rueckehr

Die Rückkehr ins Goldene Zeitalter” is the debut album of the personal project of Alexander Paul Blake, who is also the mastermind of the German Gothic metal band Eden Weint Im Grab. Alexander decided to begin this project in 2012, driven by the urge to express his romantic ideas about black metal. He decided to give this project his full name, something quite unusual for black metal bands! Einheit Produktionen believed in him and released his debut in Read more…

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AHNENGRAB – Omen

AHNENGRAB - Omen

Ahnengrab is a German epic pagan black metal band that has been around since 2004. Their debut album “Anhengrab” was released in 2008 by Heiden Klangwerke and exactly 4 years later they return with their second full-length. They signed a deal with the German label Einheit and they hope their new work “Omen” will reach larger audiences.

Their music is based on their guitars and their fast riffing that carry out all melodies, since they don’t Read more…

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OAKENSHIELD – Legacy

OAKENSHIELD - Legacy

Ben Corkhill is back with the second album of his personal project Oakenshield. Ben comes from Yorkshire, United Kingdom and founded the band back in 2004 under the name Nifelheim. In 2007, and after 2 demos, he changed the name of his band into Oakenshield. In 2008 Einheit Produktionen released the debut album “Gylfaginning”, a surprising good album! On February 27th 2012 his second offering “Legacy” is out, again by Einheit.

Oakenshield’s music falls into the Read more…

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ANDRAS – Warlord

ANDRAS – Warlord

Andras return with a new album, their sixth full-length, 2 years after “Iron Way”. The veteran pagan black metallers from Germany (formed back in 1994) seem to be in their “second youth” the last years, offering us 3 great albums. So, after the melodic turn in “…of Old Wisdom” and “Iron Way” and after listening to a 2-min official preview of the new album, I expected something even more melodic from the band…

With Read more…

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ODROERIR – Götterlieder II

ODROERIR – Götterlieder II

Odroerir is a folk metal band formed back in 1998 from Fix, who is also on the band Menhir. Initially they were known as a Menhir side project and they sounded like a “lighter” version of them. In 2002, with a new full line-up, their debut album “Laßt Euch Sagen Aus Alten Tagen…” was released by Ars Metalli and it was instantly sold out! Three years later they return with a very refreshed sound in order to release Read more…

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