Album Review: Temple of Baal – “Mysterium”

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It can take a band some time to find its footing. For France’s Temple of Baal it took about sixteen years. What put them over the top was finding their own sound—which is heavily atmospheric and very conducive to methodical and stress relieving head banging. The touches of atmosphere on Mysterium combined with excellent production and more restraint than Temple of Baal have previously shown makes for a fantastic foray into an abyss of dark occultism. Continue reading