December 1, 2013

Inquisition - Obscure Verses for the Multiverse

<br />Inquisition - Obscure Verses for the Multiverse

Inquisition: Obscure Verses for the Multiverse (2012)
Production: B-
Composition: A
Guitars: A
Bass: Yeah right
Drums: A-
Vocals: A-
Atmosphere: A
Cover: B+
Kvlt: A-
Overall: A

In 3 words or less: Still needs bass.

May 6, 2013

So Much for Nothing: Livsgnist

<br />So Much for Nothing - Livsgnist

So Much for Nothing: Livsgnist (2012)
Production: B
Composition: A
Guitars: B+
Bass: B
Drums: B-
Vocals: B+
Atmosphere: A
Cover: B+
Kvlt: A-
Overall: A-

In 3 words or less: Excellent depressive stuff.

April 24, 2013

Drudkh: Autumn Aurora

<br />Drudkh - Autumn Aurora

Drudkh: Autumn Aurora (2004)
Production: B-
Composition: B
Guitars: B-
Bass: C+
Drums: C+
Vocals: C+
Atmosphere: B+
Cover: C
Kvlt: B+
Overall: B-

In 3 words or less: Reputation exceeds reality.

Order of the Ebon Hand: XV - The Devil

<br />Order of the Ebon Hand - XV: The Devil

Order of the Ebon Hand: XV - The Devil (2005)
Production: B+
Composition: A
Guitars: A-
Bass: B+
Drums: B
Vocals: A-
Atmosphere: A-
Cover: D-
Kvlt: B+
Overall: A-

In 3 words or less: Some killer stuff.

Ravencult: Morbid Blood

<br />Ravencult - Morbid Blood

Ravencult: Morbid Blood (2011)
Production: B-
Composition: A-
Guitars: B
Bass: C+
Drums: B-
Vocals: B
Atmosphere: B+
Cover: B+
Kvlt: A-
Overall: B+

In 3 words or less: Groovy Greekness.

April 23, 2013

The Ruins of Beverast: Rain upon the Impure

<br />The Ruins of Beverast - Rain upon the Impure

The Ruins of Beverast: Rain upon the Impure (2006)
Production: C-
Composition: A-
Guitars: B-
Bass: C
Drums: B-
Vocals: B
Atmosphere: A-
Cover: B-
Kvlt: A
Overall: B+

In 3 words or less: Dark, moody, primal.

Nàttsòl: Stemning

<br />Nàttsòl - Stemning

Nàttsòl: Stemning (2010)
Production: B-
Composition: B+
Guitars: B
Bass: C+
Drums: B-
Vocals: B-
Atmosphere: B
Cover: B
Kvlt: B+
Overall: B-

In 3 words or less: Like older Gorgoroth.

Cor Scorpii: Monument

<br />Cor Scorpii - Monument

Cor Scorpii: Monument (2008)
Production: B+
Composition: A-
Guitars: B-
Bass: B-
Drums: B-
Vocals: B-
Atmosphere: A-
Cover: B
Kvlt: B
Overall: B-

In 3 words or less: Depressing synths everywhere.

Taakeferd: Når Sirkelen Brytes

<br />Taakeferd - Når Sirkelen Brytes

Taakeferd: Når Sirkelen Brytes (2012)
Production: B
Composition: B
Guitars: B+
Bass: B
Drums: B+
Vocals: B+
Atmosphere: B-
Cover: C-
Kvlt: B
Overall: B

In 3 words or less: Straight-Up Quality.

Mistur: Attende

<br />Mistur - Attende

Mistur: Attende (2009)
Production: B+
Composition: B
Guitars: B
Bass: B-
Drums: B-
Vocals: B
Atmosphere: B+
Cover: B-
Kvlt: B+
Overall: B

In 3 words or less: Exciting and energetic.