Tag: progressive black metal

25 May 2022 / Metal
24 May 2022 / Metal

Texas gave us the fiendish black metal of Necrofier last year, and now another group emerge from the Lone Star State with a determination to reset your expectations of the…

13 May 2022 / Metal
19 October 2021 / Metal

Russian quintet, Manfrea, started out as a black metal duo in 2014 but are now a different proposition altogether. The presence of co-vocalist, Anastasia Bilaya, opens up new possibilities that…

13 August 2021 / Metal

The Canadian province of Newfoundland is famous for its subarctic climate and permafrost and is no doubt an inspiration for Artach’s ice cold black metal chill. Following on from last…

15 July 2021 / Metal
30 April 2021 / Metal

Polish quartet, Varmia, aim to summon the Slavic fertility gods on their third album, and what better way than through the medium of experimental black metal? With a goat horn,…

10 February 2021 / Metal
3 December 2020 / Metal

It’s rare for a band to call themselves ‘UNTRVE black metal’, but France’s Déluge come to the genre from a post-hardcore background and make no claim to be upholding the…

24 November 2020 / Metal

A lot is made of the anger black metal purists feel for the splintering of their genre into trendier and more fashionable enclaves, but spare a thought for the shoe-gazers…