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Metal Review: Aurvandil: Thrones (2014)

Aurvandil Thrones

Contemporary black metal is a slippery slope for bands. Black metal purists are of the belief that the modern interpretation of what black metal is, and was, strays far from its original beliefs. The ironic part of all of this is that black metal is one of the most loose subgenres of metal where pushing

Metal Review – Aurvandil – Yearning (2011)

From the icy mountaintops of … France? Work with me here. I am describing a black metal album. Anyway, back to the review. Aurvandil is a French black metal/pagan metal band that has the aura of a Norwegian black metal band and paints the perfect atmosphere of what a traditional black metal sound truly is.