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Music Review Psyyke CD: 1983 -1985

By: Callum (CJ) Lavender

Label: Svart Records

Available: 19th June 2014

Official website: https://www.facebook.com/Psyyke


Here’s something new that caught my eye (and ear) a missing part of Finland’s music history and something a bit different. This band has been dubbed as gothic punk which I am a fan of both things, in fact a month ago at the time I’m writing this I went to a Goth club night and had a lot of fun so I was eager to give this a listen when I noticed it. According to the press release this album is a collection of songs by a band that was tearing it up in Finland’s underground scene before moving on. I can honestly say I have never heard an album like this before… or at least not for a very long time. Continue reading Music Review Psyyke CD: 1983 -1985

DEATHCHAIN: New Song Featuring ENTOMBED Frontman Available For Streaming

Finland’s DEATHCHAIN will release its new album, “Ritual Death Metal”, on April 5 via Svart Records.

Keeping up with the band’s tradition of including the word “death” or “dead” in its titles, DEATHCHAIN‘s sixth full-length feels like a warning. In the wake of an already impressive “Death Gods” three years ago, this new offering to the Ancients been recorded last summer with Swedish wünderkid Tore Stjerna in Stockholm at his world-renowned Necromorbus studio, where most famously WATAIN but also ONDSKAPT, FUNERAL MIST, and many others have sworn a pact with the Great Horned One. Guest starring on the album is one Lars Göran Petrov from ENTOMBED, who provides vocals for the track “Like Worms Upon The Lands”. Cover art is by Babalon Graphics, other layout work by Costin Chioreanu of Twilight13 Media. Continue reading DEATHCHAIN: New Song Featuring ENTOMBED Frontman Available For Streaming