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YOMI – Age of the Gods

YOMI - Age of the Gods

Yomi ( 黄泉 ) is a new folk death metal band from Riga of Latvia. They were formed in 2013, but after several line-up changes and music re-directions, they split up for a year. In 2014, two of their initial members, Khurr and Isaz, resurrected the band and with a refreshed line-up they released the demo “Age of the Gods” in the beginning of 2015. The band decided to re-record the demo, adding two new tracks and self-released Read more…

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OBSCURUS ORBIS – Primus Inter Pares

OBSCURUS ORBIS - Primus Inter Pares

Obscurus Orbis is a Latvian medieval music band, formed back in 2007 by Lord Mortis and Veina. They met the other band members while traveling to various medieval themed events and slowly the line-up was complete. Obscurus Orbis use ancient musical instruments and they try to create an atmosphere that will transfer the listener to Medieval times. In 2012 the band finally decided to self-release its debut full-length album “Primus Inter Pares” after many years of hard work.               Read more…

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SKYFORGER – Kurbads

SKYFORGER – Kurbads

It’s been more than five years since we listened to something new from Skyforger. The beginning of the most successful and well-known Latvian band dates back in 1995. Since then the band released 4 full-length albums: the debut “Kauja Pie Saules” in 1998, “Latvian Riflemen” in 2000 and the last two, “Thunderforge” and the purely acoustic “Sword’s Song”, in 2003. In 2005 Folter Records (who also released “Thuderforge”) re-released their Read more…

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