Let's see why the Norwegian black metal maniacs' first and final album is a nasty mix of all the cruelty that can be called One Tail, One Head.
The German death metallers of Chemnitz are back with a heavy, obscure mini-album six years after releasing their original debut “...Smouldering”.
Riot V have nailed it again.
Voivod always succeed in taking us to another dimension – except this time it's more dimensions in one. Yep, it's getting eerie...
Don't know about you guys, but I'm not a huge fan of "Thrash Anthems II".
Memoriam – The Silent Vigil (2018) Review by Estelle for Metalegion Magazine on the 31st of May 2018 TRACKLIST Soulless Parasite Nothing Remains From the Flames The Silent Vigil Bleed the Same As Bridges Burn The New Dark Ages No Known Grave Weaponised Fear Dronestrike V3 Prisoners of War RELEASE DETAILS Genre: Death Metal Label: Nuclear… Continue reading MEMORIAM. So old school death metal still can be played properly?
Festival report of Fall of Summer Festival 2017 – Torcy, France; 8-9th of September 2017 Report by Estelle on the 12th of October 2017 In spite of last-minute band cancellations as well as some unpleasant weather conditions, Fall of Summer turned out to be again one of the most varied and quality festivals of the year.… Continue reading Festival report of Fall of Summer Festival 2017
I still owed you a fan footage from Chaos Descends so here you go people! You can turn on the English subtitles if you like. You can probably expect something similar from me from the French Fall of Summer Festival I'm attending next weekend – Can't wait! :) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gqi_zc6xsKI Subscribe to Darkness Unseen: YouTube channel… Continue reading Chaos Descends Festival 2017 – Fan footage
Festival report of Chaos Descends Festival 2017 – Ferienland Crispendorf, Germany; 21-22nd of July 2017 Report by Estelle on the 2nd of September 2017 Dreamlike location, prominent lineup, pleasant mood, killer afterparties, Cuba Libre and a children's railway. What more could you possibly want? FRIDAY, 21.07.2017 The first band I decided to see on the festival… Continue reading Festival report of Chaos Descends Festival 2017
Dear people, I finally have my first video out where you can get to know me [in case you didn't] and what you can approximately expect from me to do – this time in the form of a review of Infernäl Mäjesty's cult first album 'None Shall Defy'. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-RmKVcXB7E My cutting skills still surely need… Continue reading Introduction + Infernäl Mäjesty video album review
Festival report of Fall of Summer 2016 – Torcy, France; 2-3rd of September 2016 Report by Estelle for Metalegion Magazine on the 7th of Januar 2017 In the beginning of September 2016 I visited the Fall of Summer festival near Paris, France. Because of the exquisite lineup and also because of paying a fortune for the whole… Continue reading Festival report of Fall of Summer 2016
Bulldozing Bastard - Under the Ram (2015) Review by Estelle for Metalegion Magazine on the 13th of Januar 2017 TRACKLIST Queen Of The Night Tornado Mayhem Without Mercy Full Speed Ahead Brassknuckle Deathstrike Under The Ram Alleys Of The Underground Let The Bastard Roar Black Metal Slut Once The Dust Has Settled RELEASE DETAILS Genre:… Continue reading BULLDOZING BASTARD. An enjoyable schema sticking to the old way of songwriting, involving a few banalities
In Solitude - In Solitude (2008) Review by Estelle on the 2nd of July 2015 First part of the In Solitude-review series as a tribute to the band after their break-up. TRACKLIST In the Darkness Witches Sabbath Kathedral Beyond is Where I Learn 7th Ghost Faceless Mistress Temple of the Unknown The Monolith RELEASE DETAILS… Continue reading IN SOLITUDE. Not a hint of desperation or artificialness
Festival report of Brutal Assault XIX. – 6-9th of August 2014 Report by Estelle on the 29th of August 2014 The 19th edition of the well-known metal festival Brutal Assault took place in Jaromer, Czech Republic from the 6th to the 9th of August 2014. A place where the beer is cheap, the atmosphere is… Continue reading Festival report of Brutal Assault XIX.
Making lists has never been my cup of tea but let's try. (Including EPs) 1. Morbus Chron - Sweven At first the Swedish Morbus Chron's second album didn't convince me but I can't describe how much the record grew on me a few months after the first listening – I got to the point where I consider it to be no… Continue reading My top 10 of 2014 albums
This year I visited Live Evil in London from the 17th to the 19th of October, the festival noted of its incredible atmosphere, company and all-night-long-lasting party. These three (for us four) days for me were exactly as expected: the best few days of the year. I'd take the chance to write a few words about my impressions of… Continue reading Festival report of Live Evil 2014
BÖLZER – Aura (2013) Review by Estelle on the 8th of October 2014 TRACKLIST Coronal Mass Ejaculation Entranced by the Wolfshook The Great Unifier RELEASE DETAILS Genre: Black/Death Metal Label: Iron Bonehead Productions Country: Switzerland Date: May 13th, 2013 LINEUP KzR (Okoi Thierry Jones) – Vocals, Guitars HzR (Fabian Wyrsch) – Drums You won't find… Continue reading BÖLZER. Grandiose bolt from the blue
[I apologize in advance for not all parts of this report being completely objective as it was such a personal treat for me that I'll most likely never forget. Can be considered as some kind of an experience-report. :)] Concert review: Overtures of War tour 2014 – Bolt Thrower/Morgoth/Incantation – 25th of September 2014, Wien… Continue reading BOLT THROWER, MORGOTH, INCANTATION. One word: epicness
Concert review: Death To All / Gorguts – 25th of June 2014, Budapest Review by Estelle on the 29th of June 2014 On the 25th of June 2014, hundreds of Hungarians' dream finally came true: the late Chuck Schuldiner's Death came and played on the stage of Hungary for the very first time; not to… Continue reading DEATH TO ALL, GORGUTS. Lack of Comprehension – or rather the song itself
GOREMENT – The Ending Quest (1994) Review by Estelle on the 6th of June 2014 TRACKLIST My Ending Quest Vale of Tears Human Relic The Memorial The Lost Breed Silent Hymn (for the Dead) Sea of Silence Obsequies of Mankind Darkness of the Dead Into Shadows RELEASE DETAILS Genre: Death Metal Label: Crypta Records Country:… Continue reading GOREMENT. Dark – Cold – Silent – Gloom