Obsequiae - The Palms of Sorrowed Kings

The one, the only, the ori­ginal Castle Metal. OBSEQUIAE is back with its most pol­ished album yet, far ahead of what little com­pet­i­tion there is. But will it turn out to be the her­ald of a new era?

Grotto Grove and Shrine #01

Ἀρέθουσα & Μηλινόη don’t always see eye to eye, but the sounds from their realms inter­mingle all the same. Light and dark ambi­ences, drones, and rituals.

Yellow Eyes - Rare Field Ceiling

Rare Field Ceil­ing feels like part of a con­tinuum, par­tic­u­larly with the last two albums, a logical next stage of the jour­ney, and it’s one of the best, most emo­tion­ally reward­ing jour­neys that I know of.

Exclusive preview: altostrati - chromatic

Inter­net music col­lab­or­a­tion is cool. 100% live col­lab­or­a­tion over Dis­cord is way cooler, and that’s just what valyri and r0x4ry did, res­ult­ing in over an hour of really intense dron­es­capes.

DEITUS - Via Dolorosa

There’s always going to be a cer­tain aggres­sion and dark­ness to black metal, but DEITUS take a lot of time to craft broad vis­tas rather than pure oppres­sion.