Album Review: Crowhurst – “II”

Album art by Reuben Sawyer

Los Angeles based experimental black metal act Crowhurst are back with a vengeance on their new album II. Fans of last years self-titled album or even the act’s older works will have much to rejoice about. Continue reading

Album Review: Caïna – “Setter of Unseen Snares”

Caïna - Setter of Unseen Snares

Having recently gotten around to watching True Detective, (I know, long overdue) I was able to place the quote from Rust Cohle that opens the “Introduction” track to Caïna‘s newest release and sixth studio album, Setter of Unseen Snares. This was particularly fortunate, as the chosen quote has layered undertones and themes that anyone else who’s seen the show will surely shudder to think about. Caïna knows how to set a mood, and it’s not uncommon for their records to start off with well-placed, well-thought-out samples like this one.

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