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BASARABIAN HILLS – A Breath of the Wide Valley

BASARABIAN HILLS - A Breath of the Wide Valley

Moldovan ambient atmospheric black metal band Basarabian Hills is back with its second album “A Breath of the Wide Valley“. It is the personal project of Spirit of the Forest from Făleşti, who formed them in the fall of 2011. On September 2012 his first album “Spirit of the Native Land” was released by Le Crépuscule du Soir Productions and Nihil Interit Records and in the end of the same year his second full-length was out Read more…

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ALERION – VIII Sanctvaires

ALERION - VIII Sanctvaires

Alerion is a French black metal band from Lorraine, with very little info about them, since there are not any official pages about them at all. They were formed in 2008 and apart from the 2-track demo tape “Loreina” in 2010, nothing else was released by them. Finally they signed to Le Crépuscule du Soir Productions and their debut full-length album “VIII Sanctvaires” was out on March 2013.

The band is deeply inspired by their homeland’s Read more…

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MUTILANOVA – Nera Lux

MUTILANOVA - Nera Lux

Extreme onirique metal band Mutilanova have recently released their new album. This French band from Grenoble was formed back in 2002 and 3 years later their demo was out. In 2008 they self-released their first official album “Fragments“, a very interesting mix of melodic black metal with symphonic elements that left many promises for the future. 5 years later the band returns with its second album “Nera Lux“, which was released by Le Crépuscule du Soir Read more…

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SEA OF DISORDER – Sea of Disorder (EP)

SEA OF DISORDER - Sea of Disorder

A very interesting experimental post doom metal band comes from Salzburg, Austria. This two-men band was formed in the end of 2011, under the name Sea of Disorder, by Robert and Christian. They want to experiment with post rock, doom metal and atmospheric music and in 2012 they finished their debut 4-track EP, entitled “Sea of Disorder“. They signed a deal with the French label Le Crépuscule du Soir Productions and their album was physically released on March Read more…

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PAGAN BLOOD – Lords of the Seas

PAGAN BLOOD - Lords of the Seas

French pagan black metal band Pagan Blood from Grenoble, Rhône-Alpes returns with its second full-length album. Pagan Blood is the personal project of Julien (previously on Heathen Dawn and Hoarfen) and they were formed in 2007. After the demo “Bellum Gallicum” in 2008, the band released its debut album “The Last Empire” in 2009 via Ewiges Eis Records. Now, 4 years later, they are back with their new work entitled “Lords of the Seas“, Read more…

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DÄMMERLICHT – Die Schönheit der Zeit (Demo)

DAMMERLICHT - Die Schonheit der Zeit

Dämmerlicht is a new post black metal band from Innsbruck, Austria. It is the personal project of Michael Jenewein, who is also in the folk black metal band Isengrin. Michael started Dämmerlicht in 2012, wanting to explore a more atmospheric musical path. On February 2013, he released via the French label Le Crépuscule du Soir Productions the debut demo of the band, entitled “Die Schönheit der Zeit“.

The demo contains only 4 songs, but it lasts over 28 Read more…

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BASARABIAN HILLS – Spirit of the Native Land

BASARABIAN HILLS - Spirit of the Native Land

Basarabian Hills is a new one-man-band, coming from Făleşti of Republic of Moldova. Spirit of the Forest, who is their only member, formed this band in the end of 2011 and next year he released 2 albums. The debut album is entitled “Spirit of the Native Land” and it was co-released by Le Crépuscule du Soir Productions and Nihil Interit Records. It contains 3 long songs, lasting for 34 minutes and comes in CD-r edition with a pro-printed  Read more…

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STRYNN – Decadence

STRYNN - Decadence

A new French black metal band from Bordeaux has just released its debut full-length album. After the split-up of the band Black Storm, three of its members decided to form Strynn in 2011. The band consists of Anadrark in guitars & vocals, Dwimorberg in guitars & vocals too and Obscurisis in drums. On April 2012 they released their first work, a split album with Galvauder (experimental black metal from France) limited to only 100 copies. One year later, on April Read more…

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