(death from the USA. FFO: Asphyx, Obituary, Dismember)
A band started in 1987, and still tight as a duck’s behind. Lyricial themes still are: gore, death, horror, zombies, necrophilia & sick humour? Hold my brains, I’m going in.
(black from Canada. FFO: Panopticon, Gris, Woods of Desolation)
Their origins are complex: they had been Givre for years, than changed the name to Entheos and made beautiful music under that name. But a part of them missed Givre and so they went back to that name, without
giving up on Entheos. So now we have two
bands that make excellent black metal with a folky touch, avantgarde leanings and a raw edge! (Entheos made, I must add, one of the exclusives on The Taste of Teeth
(experimental post-black/chiptune from the USA. FFO: Master Boot Record)
Garry Brent’s (Cara Neir) fun sideproject is bursting at the seams with ideas and influences - I mean, look at that description - but not so much that you can only listen to it as a form of homework. To the contrary: it’s a blast!
(depressive black from Germany. FFO: Paysage d'Hiver, Lustre, Lifelover)
What’s cooler than being ice cold? Being alone and utterly miserable for all eternity. That’s Coldworld for you. Why the hell do I like this so much??