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EISMOND – As We Hide the Moon

EISMOND - As We Hide the Moon

Austrian atmospheric space ambient blackened metal band Eismond has finally released its debut full-length album “As We Hide the Moon“. The band was formed in 2010 by Alex Wieser, who is also behind many other mostly ambient related projects, like Uruk-Hai, Hrossharsgrani, Elisabetha, Bonemachine, Hrefnesholt, Wach, Manwë and others. After some demos as a solo project, Jaron joined the band in guitars and vocals (the project was mostly instrumental before) and Eismond released their first album in 2013 Read more…

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LOCUS NEMINIS – Weltenwanderung

LOCUS NEMINIS - Weltanwanderung

Locus Neminis is a new Austrian extreme metal band from Traun and their name translates from Latin to “No Man’s Land”. They were formed in 2008 and after the completion of their line-up they released the 5 song demo “Endlos” in 2010. Soon they started working for their first official release and finally in 2012 their debut full-length album “Weltenwanderung” was complete and self-released.

The band started as a symphonic black metal act and its roots 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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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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ANGIZIA – Des Winters Finsterer Gesell

ANGIZIA - Des Winters Finsterer Gesell

The new Angizia album was officially released a few days ago! The Austrian masters of extreme theatrical music seem to be back for good, after their 7-year absence between 2004 and 2011. The band made its come back in the beginning of 2011 with “Kokon – Ein Schaurig-schönes Schachtelstück” and now, 19 years after their birth, their 7th full-length album “Des Winters Finsterer Gesell” is out, released again via their own label Medium Theater, like their Read more…

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URUK-HAI – Cirith Ungol

URUK-HAI - Cirith Ungol

Uruk-Hai is the most known and for sure the most active band of Alexander “Hugin” Wieser. This over-productive Austrian musician from Linz is also the basic (and in many albums the only) member of many other bands, like Hrossharsgrani, Elisabetha, Eismond, Bonemachine, Hrefnesholt, Wach, Manwë and others… He started Uruk-Hai back in 1999, one year after the birth of his first band Hrossharsgrani. He released an ambient tape with Hrossharsgrani under the title “Uruk-Hai” and after some encouraging Read more…

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EISMOND – Behind the Moon We Are Looking into the Distance

EISMOND - Behind the Moon We Are Looking into the Distance

Eismond is one of the many projects of Alexander Wieser from Austria. He is also the mastermind behind Uruk-Hai, Hrossharsgrani, Elisabetha, Bonemachine, Hrefnesholt, Wach, Manwë, among others! Eismond began in 2010 as a one man band and the same year released the demo tape “Demo 1“. On September 2012 they released this demo tape on CD remastered with some bonus tracks under the title “Behind the Moon We Are Looking into the Distance” via Kristallblut Records. Read more…

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MONDSTILLE – Seelenwund

MONDSTILLE - Seelenwund

Mondstille is an Austrian band from Vienna, surprisingly unknown compared to the quality of their music. They were formed in 2004 and it took them 4 years in order to release their debut album “Am Ende…” via White Bird Records. The album was printed in 500 digipak copies, but since the label closed soon after the release, only 100 of them were available and quickly sold out! In 2012 they return with their second full-length “SeelenwundRead more…

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