Rating: 8.5/10 Release: June 2021 Label: Earth And Sky Productions With the major lockdown over the last year or so, I have been a little surprised at the lack of new projects releasing material. It was nice to see something brand new from up-and-coming project Sieta arrive to us. Entitled …Continue reading →
It has been a long 7 years since Denmark’s Sylvatica was making waves with their debut album “Evil Seeds”… and sadly soon after, they disappeared from the scene. With 2021 moving forward, so has the band with a return in a big way with their follow up “Ashes And Snow”. While the album has a tangible connection to the debut, it also is a massive reintroduction of sorts to their sound. Vocalist and guitarist Jarden Schelsinger took some time to answer some questions for us regarding the album, the comeback, the influences and a few other items of note….check it out…..
Last Friday the world was hit by some Heritage Fishing Pirates. They threw their hirsingle ‘Sex Shark’ right in our faces, while were thinking they were dead by seven years. The story goes some famous folk-metal artists were collaborating with these pirates. So we asked their labe Despotz Records what made them decide to ask The Catch to join their roster. Their answer was: “We dont have Pirate Metal, let’s go on a pillage hunt.” This didn’t make us any wiser, so we skimmed the coast to find these bastards.
Rating: 8.5/10 Release: 18 June 2021 Label: Inner Wound Recordings Morgarten out of Switzerland is back after 6 years with their second full length “Cry of the Lost” which will be released on the 18.06.2021 and the band already had been signed by Inner Wound Recordings. For me as Austrian …Continue reading →
Rating: 9.5/10 Release: 14 May 2021 Label: Prophecy Productions After nine years the Romanian Atmospheric Folk/Black band Dordeduh is back with its brand new album “Har” which will be releasedvia Prophecy Records on the 14.05.2021. The bands name comes from the Romanian three words “Dor de Duh”, which is translated …Continue reading →
Rating: 9.8/10 Release: 9 April 2021 Label: H-Music Hungary Dalriada out of Sopron (Hungary) is celebrating with their new release “Öszelö” their 15th years Anniversary as a band. If you only count the full-lenght releases you come to an output of 12 albums including their brand new live album “Hazateres – 15 ev Dalriada” …Continue reading →
Rating: 8.4/10 Release: 30 April 2021 Label: DarkTunes Music Group Cernunnos are back with their full-length release Capricornvs, a release they have been teasing since 2018 with their single “Survivors”. But as they mentioned in an interview with us after the release of the Svmmoner, it is indeed the case …Continue reading →
I can tell you for certain that waiting for the latest Byrdi album was a very long process for us fans and well worth the wait. “Byrjing” has finally been released by the Norwegian project via Trollmusic after a 4 year hiatus and has once again tantalized the senses like few others can. Members Nash Rothanburg and Andreas Paulsen teamed up on answering questions for us regarding the new album, the layoff, the songwriting process and a few other items of note…check it out…..
Rating: 9/10 Release: 20 April 2021 Label: Satanath Records In yet another chapter in 2021’s bands making a comeback novel is the latest from Denmark’s Sylvatica. Entitled “Ashes And Snow”, the album features 7 tracks totaling almost 43 minutes of music. There is no need to wait as it has …Continue reading →
Rating: 8.8/10 Release: 23 April 2021 Label: Scarlett Records First, let’s get rid of the obvious comparison. Despite being from the same country and having a similar sound with Elvenking, both Dario and Damna have different voice personalities. In this case, Dario does a good job throughout the album and …Continue reading →