May 13, 2020
KHÔRA (Norway, Ireland, Greece, Boston)
— Carnival and horror, proggy and alien, psychedelic black and death coupled with fantastic album art.
— Crisp production coupled with old school thrash breaking it down for versatility.
— Razor sharp vocals painted thinly over melodic black metal bringing to surface emotion so uniquely.
THE WIZAR’D (AU)
Master of the Night
— Magical doom and rock sung by a unique nasal alien troll.
— North American black metal despairs over the rise of fascism. Let the art flow from our anger.
— Frenetic lurching proggy death with thrash energy kicking up the pit.
— Ominous aggressive black metal atmosphere explodes into tortured riffs and anguished vocals.
OATH OF DAMNATION (AU)
With Fire and Malevolence
— Malignant death mixes with symphonic and shrieking black metal.
— Crusty LA punks blend hardcore and filth, groove and extreme. It sounds like a hot sweaty summer day.
— Iceland seethes in sinister raw black metal that gurgles out in alien compositions
Vexation Through the Golden Sun
— One man becomes many. Powerful cacophony of bludgeoning death.