Album Review: Mesmur – “Terrene”

Mesmur - Terrene

A red glow illuminates a path of ash.  Lifeless, the only movement in the distance is a dark fog slowly ascending.  The sovereigns of suffering, international death/funeral doom act Mesmur, paint a dystopian landscape on their third studio album Terrene.  The album beautifully captures complex, heavy emotions through poetic, vivid lyrics backed by heavy synths and guitar, mixed with a hint of softness through cello and flute.  Mesmur know how to create something tragically beautiful as Terrene displays raw emotions over the course of an intense yet dreamlike musical journey. Continue reading