Finnish black metal

Sargeist Releases New Album: Unbound

October 12, 2018

“Unbound,” the latest from Finland’s Sargeist, is an engrossing and deeply satisfying listen for fans of dark, raw, straightforward black metal.

Track Premiere: Archgoat – ‘The Luciferian Crown (Venom Of God)’

August 31, 2018

Stream a new song from Archgoat and read a thoughtful (if lengthy) commentary on it from Ritual Butcherer.

Track Premiere: Devouring Star ‘Scar Inscriptions’

August 22, 2018

Finnish black metal phenoms Devouring Star explore Sin as a divine trait on new song “Scar Inscriptions.”

Cosmic Church: Grant Me Your Voice, So I May Sing

May 18, 2018

Cosmic Church’s final encyclical is an endlessly immersive work of atmospheric black metal, delivered in a manner that retains the style’s essential rawness and power.

Video Premiere: Ajattara ‘Ave Satana’

March 16, 2017

Are Ajattara Finnish black metal’s most dangerous band? Let’s count the vices in their new video and find out. 

Streaming: Förgjord’s “Uhripuu” & “Vahvempi kuin koskaan”

February 21, 2017

If you like your black metal Finnish, insane, and teeming with crepuscular depravity then Förgjord’s third album Uhripuu is your kind of album. Come on in and check out a few tracks.

The Rise of an Evil Sun: True Black Dawn Premiere

April 28, 2016

Finnish black metallers True Black Dawn have preached the good and blasphemous word since 1992. Check out the premiere for the title track on Come the Colorless Dawn, the band’s second full-length, and first album in 15 years.