Browsing Archive: April, 2019

Review from Wonderbox Metal

Posted by Nick Skog on Monday, April 29, 2019, In : English 
From: Wonderbox Metal
Published: April 28, 2019 

Mavradoxa are an atmospheric black metal band from the US and this is their third album.

Afer enjoying 2017’s memorable Lethean Lament, Mavradoxa have now returned with a shorter album, (43 minutes vs its predecessor’s 62 minutes), that sees them focused, lean, and firing on all cylinders.

Expressive and atmospheric, as well as taking on an increased progressive feel in places, Nightmarrow is a highly melodic and emotive listen. So...

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Review from Musipedia of Metal

Posted by Nick Skog on Friday, April 26, 2019, In : English 
From: Musipedia of Metal
Published: April 25, 2019

Mavradoxa are a four piece based in New York. The band have been together since 2016 and have so far released 2 albums before Nightmarrow; 2016’s Sojourners and 2017’s Lethean Lament. The band play a mix of Atmospheric Black Metal and Post Black Metal. Lyrically the album focuses on Isolation and hopelessness of urban dystopias; it juxtaposes the purity of nature with the poison of urbanity. The album highlights humanities head...

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Review from Chama do Metal

Posted by Nick Skog on Sunday, April 14, 2019, In : Portuguese 
From: Chama Do Metal
Published: April 10, 2019

Formada em 2016 em Nova Iorque, EUA, Mavradoxa apresenta o ouvinte um característico Atmospheric Black Metal. Possuindo três álbuns na bagagem, sento “Sojourners” em 2016, “Lethean Lament” de 2017, e este que será comentado, deste mesmo ano.

Fazendo jus ao subgênero, Mavradoxa não falha com o que promete, trazendo imersão em uma atmosfera dramática, solitária as vezes e reflexiva, pode se assim dizer, trazendo elementos...

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Review from Welcome to the Metal

Posted by Nick Skog on Monday, April 8, 2019, In : English 
From: Welcome to the Metal
Published: April 8, 2019

Mavradoxa are a band we’ve truly championed since day one. Their third album Nightmarrow is set to be released May 2, 2019 on Hypnotic Dirge Records. It was recorded by Nicholas Alan of Subterranean Studios in Rochester, a real up and comer in that scene. Nicholas has been recording most of the metal that’s been pouring out of Rochester these last few years and it’s great to see that the well is hardly running dry for him.


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 Released:  May 2, 2019
500 Copies
Genre: Atmospheric Black Metal