Unholy chanting in the dark, invocations of the daemon, bodily fluids freely streaming down the altar. Oh, lusty Black Mass, where art thou? Well, we got Black Metal outfits like Riti Occulti or – again – Darkend that cover this kind of topic. And it has been covered before and will be the subject of future records, I am sure. Then, you got those pretenders with the pig heads on stakes, pigs blood and chicks on crosses. Gorgoroth comes to mind with their 2004 performance in Krakow that almost got them in touch with the … [...] Click to raid more!
You know, sometimes a tune just sticks like mud on a wall. And this just so happened with the Italian band Banned From Hell and their second album Fall of Humanity, signed to Sliptrick Records. The description says Horror Metal and this, too, got my attention. And indeed, there is this hint of master Dracula sitting in the great hall playing on his organ from hell. Whilst waiting for his next victim to arrive.
But what have we got ourselves?
Complex, meaty riffs and solos mixing with a Scandinavian flavored slab of Melodic Death … [...] Click to raid more!