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Streaming: Maledicere - The Stench of This Rot

Streaming: Maledicere – The Stench of This Rot

Maledicere is True Black Metal in a nation bereft of Satan. Listen to an exclusive stream.
Industrial Chaos: Combing through the ruins of a lost scene

Industrial Chaos: Combing through the ruins of a lost scene

An obscure American industrial compilation yields a few pearls in the muck, and serves as a foggy window into a (justly) forgotten moment in the evolution of extreme music.
Bootblacks : Narrowed

Bootblacks : Narrowed

Gorgeous industrialized post-punk from the nightside of Brooklyn.
Vorde - Demo I

Vorde – Demo I

Deftly under-produced mysteries from some grotspot in Brooklyn.
Dead River Runs Dry - Winter 2012 Demo

Dead River Runs Dry – Winter 2012 Demo

The commingling of barbarism and nobility that is the highest end of black metal.
Verdunkeln – Weder Licht noch Schatten

Verdunkeln – Weder Licht noch Schatten

Deeply original black metal for sleepwalkers, specters, and swordsmen. From the German scene that brought you Nagelfar, Lunar Aurora, and Ruins of Beverast.
LURKER SMACKDOWN: Fight One, Round One (Panopticon - Kentucky)

LURKER SMACKDOWN: Fight One, Round One (Panopticon – Kentucky)

Lurkers come to blows in this new series, kicking off with an unrestrained dissection of Panopticon's Kentucky.
Interview With Amebix's Rob Miller, Part IV: The Feeling of Land

Interview With Amebix’s Rob Miller, Part IV: The Feeling of Land

In the final part of this in-depth discourse, Rob reveals where he feels most anchored in a society that lost its primal connection to the Earth a long time ago.
Marduk, 1349, Withered, Weapon: New York, 03/06/12

Marduk, 1349, Withered, Weapon: New York, 03/06/12

Drawing blood for Satan on the front line.
Interview with Amebix's Rob Miller, Part III: Power In Music

Interview with Amebix’s Rob Miller, Part III: Power In Music

Edging closer to the end of this enlightening discourse, with Part III Rob and LURKER discuss the preternatural power and emotion of music that keeps us all spellbound.
Interview with Rob Miller of Amebix, Part II: Intellectual Influences

Interview with Rob Miller of Amebix, Part II: Intellectual Influences

Halfway through the series now, Part II explores some of the extramusical mysteries lying beneath the art of Amebix – including psychedelics, myth and the occult.
Interview with Amebix's Rob Miller, Part I: Musical Influences

Interview with Amebix’s Rob Miller, Part I: Musical Influences

In this four-part series, LURKER gains unprecedented access to one of rock n roll's great minds – Rob Miller of Amebix. Join us as we delve far beyond the music to uncover a gripping philosophy and way of life. Part I explores Amebix's influences.