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Accomplished and captivating melodic Death/Doom is the hallmark of Vanha's sophomore full-length.
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This folk inspired quartet play doom/gothic with clean female vocals and lyrics in their native language. The tracks escalate into pure gothic metal sometimes....
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2019-01-03 : Interview with Beneath Oblivion
Funeral-paced Sludge/Doom band Beneath Oblivion have already had a 15-year career, resulting in three full-length albums, the latest coming out in 2018. Time for Comrade Aleks to take a deeper look into their history...
2018-12-16 : Interview with Shape Of Despair
More a personal interview with Natalie Koskinen than a full Shape Of Despair piece, nonetheless we have to file it somewhere, and it might as well be under the most famous of her many projects.
2018-12-16 : Interview with Mirror Of Deception
One of the earliest of German Trad Doom bands, with a career spanning almost three decades, Mirror Of Deception have just released their fifth full-length album. Comrade Aleks finds out more...
2018-12-16 : Interview with Father Merrin
French Trad band Father Merrin have finally followed up their 2014 EP with three new tracks on a split release. Comrade Aleks wonders just how motivated they are, and drummer S. explains...
2018-12-02 : Interview with Legionem
Comparatively new Doom band Legionem shares members with much older Dark act Focus Indulgens. Comrade Aleks discusses both with vocalist/bassist Magister Notte VIII.
2018-12-02 : Interview with Sorrow
Early US Death/Doom band Sorrow began as Apparition and had a brief career spanning the late '80s/early '90s. Guitarist Brett and drummer Mike relive that history with Comrade Aleks.
2018-12-01 : Interview with Mansion
Mansion: they're not an easy band, by any means. Here's their terse but effective counter to our attempts to draw them out. Maybe you just need to accept you're gonna burn, baby, burn, and it isn't just going to be a Disco Inferno...
2018-11-17 : Interview with Left Hand Solution
Sweden's Left Hand Solution haven't released anything new since 2001, but the band hasn't ever officially ceased. Comrade Aleks investigates further, with the help of bassist Peter and ex-guitarist Jocke.
2018-11-17 : Interview with Sevenchurch
It's been nearly 25 years since Sevenchurch split up, their musical legacy limited to a never re-released full-length, and a couple of very retrospective digital self-releases. Comrade Aleks talks to co-founder Paul "Ollie" Oliver about what happened there...
2018-11-17 : Interview with Mael Mórdha
The Gaelic Doom Metal of Dublin's Mael Mórdha may have had its final send-off in a last live show in 2018, but there's more to the story than that. Comrade Aleks spends some time with founder Rob and bassist Dave...
2018-11-07 : Interview with God-Shroud
Quick introductory interview
2018-11-06 : Interview with Lowen
Relatively young band Lowen recently released their eclectic debut album, which reviewer Dante found intriguing enough to follow up with this interview with the trio.
2018-11-05 : Interview with Nornes
Quick introductory interview.
2018-11-05 : Interview with Predawn
Quick introductory interview
2018-11-05 : Interview with Vale of Amonition
Quick introductory interview

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