Video: Serene Dark walk Where Time Drowns Still!

RockmusicRaider - Serene Dark - Where Time Drowns Still - Track CoverYou know, sometimes you have to grab them by the swagger.  Them bands that show some spice, cocksure of their epic prowess in all things metal.

But then again, we kinda appreciate that trait over here at RMR too. 

So, here’s to Serene Dark who do advertise their trade in a way that made us unsure (at first) if their approach was only just confidence. Something that needs to be followed up by real action, like them Northern warriors of olden times that existed by their codex. And only by their codex.

To top it, the band joins us from [...] Click to raid more!

Saille – Gnosis (2017) – Review

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RockmusicRaider Review - Saille - Gnosis - Album Cover

Sometimes you just crave it. This blazing hot crunch, seemingly coming from the fiery depths of hell and trying to destroy your eardrums. The whiff of a ritual, all ready to be performed. All this sweet dissonance in the name of the Dark Lord just ignites this urge in me to slap some corpse paint on my face, put on my leaded boots and don the spikes.

And Gnosis, the latest and fourth release of the Belgian band Saille, does exactly that. You really feel like moving down the hallway, beyond yonder red door, and down the dreaded stairs into the reeking darkness.

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Forteresse – Thèmes pour la Rébellion (2016) – Review

RockmusicRaider Review - Forteresse - Thèmes pour la Rébellion - Album CoverI am usually not all too impressed by the scratchy, noisy, lo-fi Black Metal concoctions most of the underground bands liked to throw at us back in time. Their light gradually waned over time, but you still find a considerable community still today. The hidden-in-the-woods outfits, only allowing a handful of copies to reach the world of us, unworthy earthlings.

And some of them still deliver on ancient cassette tape sound support only, still today.

Forsooth!

Kind of eclectic, these days, when you gotta hunt around the attic to find a player. If you own one still at all, that [...] Click to raid more!