Ralph S. from Ultha and Planks

About black metal, hardcore, the scene, Lovecraft, diy-ethos, politics and thinking outside the box. An intense interview with Ralph from Planks/Ultha about everything that matters and beyond. With obsession, desire, depression. Read More…

Ungfell

Interview

Ungfell

With "Totbringære" UNGFELL made a massive debut. Furious black metal mixed with folk and medieval aspects, reminding me on the glorious times of Last Episode Records. As the following album "Mythen, Mären, Pestilenz" was even more fantastic, I had to send a couple of questions to mastermind Menetekel immediately. Read More…

Ungfell - Mythen, Mähren, Pestilenz

Just one year has past since the amazing debut of Ungfell was released. And now they already published their second album via Eisenwald Tonschmiede. For me “Mythen, Mähren, Pestilenz” came out of the blue. But it fulfills all expectations that “Tôtbringære” created. Even more: Ungfell developed their unorthodox approach on black metal to a very unique trademark sound. First of all Ungfell use a thicker and more powerful production on “Mythen, Mähren, Pestilenz”. Read More…

Desolate Shrine

Interview

Desolate Shrine

Hopeless, baneful and gloomy. But also forward-thinking and progressive. With an intense blend of black, death, doom and post- metal, DESOLATE SHRINE created their incredibly awesome album 'Deliverance From The Godless Void'. So I had to ask some questions to LL, who is not only responsible for all instruments but for the artwork and recording as well. Read More…

Degial - Predator Reign

On one hand Degial for sure continue the way they started with “Death’s Striking Wings”. Death Metal, but not for the faint of heart. No cheese melodies, no nice grooves, no structures adapted from pop-music. It began with a lot of attitude, heavily influenced by the early days of Morbid Angel. Now it takes another step to the next level. “Predator Reign” is harsh, vile and baneful. It is hectic, almost chaotic. Read More…