Markus' Heavy Music Blog

My world of music - est. 2013

avangarde

CD review IHSAHN "Àmr“

Veröffentlicht am 1. Mai 2018 von Markus W. in Àmr, Ihsahn, Black Metal, Prog Metal, Prog Rock, Rock, Avangarde, Contemporary, Spinefarm Records

CD review IHSAHN "Àmr“

(9/10) Like with the earlier releases Ihsahn delivers another curveball when it comes to new album. It is hard to predict what you get with a new longplayer done by this extraordinary creative mind. The only thing that's for sure is that an Ihsahn album...

Post lesen

CD review ASHENSPIRE “Speak not of the Laudanum Quandary”

Veröffentlicht am 30. Januar 2017 von Markus W. in Ashenspire, Black Metal, Avangarde, News, Dark Metal, Code666

CD review ASHENSPIRE “Speak not of the Laudanum Quandary”

(6/10) Ashenspire is a Scottish metal outfit, releasing a new album beginning of February. The band is into avangarde black metal which is the base for each of the seven new songs on “Speak not of the Laudanum Quandary”. It’s the debut of the four piece...

Post lesen

RIVERSIDE talks about the band's future

Veröffentlicht am 23. September 2016 von Markus W. in Riverside, Prog Rock, Rock, Avangarde, News

RIVERSIDE talks about the band's future

Photo: Pirate Smile (Promotion) Polish prog rockers Riverside informs about the future of the band after the loss in February this year. Here is the statement: Dear Friends, We'd like to thank you again for your friendship and support throughout this...

Post lesen

CD review IHSAHN "Arktis"

Veröffentlicht am 3. April 2016 von Markus W. in Ihsahn, Emperor, Black Metal, Avangarde, Prog Metal, Death Metal, Experimental, Rock, Prog Rock

CD review IHSAHN "Arktis"

(9/10) New Ihsahn albums are always a kind of surprise egg. You never really know what to expect. The only assumption that is always true is, that you need to expect the unexpected and the new album confirms this thought. Before you get a chance to get...

Post lesen

CD review SHINING "IX - Everyone, everything, everywhere, ends"

Veröffentlicht am 20. April 2015 von Markus W. in Shining, Black Metal, Avangarde, Rock, Prog Rock, News, CD Review, Jazz

CD review SHINING "IX - Everyone, everything, everywhere, ends"

(9/10) This album would fit better into autumn and winter instead of spring that is re-vitalizing everything. Shining stands for black metal that is located somewhere between genius and insanity. Also the ninth record "IX - Everyone, everything, everywhere,...

Post lesen

SHINING announces a new album

Veröffentlicht am 22. Januar 2015 von Markus W. in Shining, Prog Metal, Dark Metal, Black Metal, Avangarde, News

SHINING announces a new album

Niklas Kvarforth's Shining annouced a new album. The release will be end of April and the name of the longplayer will be "IX - Everything, everywhere, ends". Photo: Ester Segarra

Post lesen

CD review MARILYN MANSON "The pale emperor"

Veröffentlicht am 21. Januar 2015 von Markus W. in Marilyn Manson, Alternative Metal, Alternative Rock, Dark Metal, Avangarde, CD Review, News, Rock

CD review MARILYN MANSON "The pale emperor"

(8/10) I must say that I haven’t expected a lot from a new Marilyn Manson album. I liked what he did in the beginning of the career, but I haven’t perceived the last outputs as really thrilling. Therefore the level of excitement was limited when I got...

Post lesen