Browsing Archive: September, 2012

Review from Pure Grain Audio

Posted by Nick Skog on Wednesday, September 12, 2012, In : Album reviews 
From: Pure Grain Audio
Published: September 12, 2012

Hypnotic Dirge Productions seems to continually release high-quality albums from a variety of different artists. Many of the albums they release are by bands a little more, shall we say eclectic, with artists who like to experiment and push the boundaries of their respective genres.

Netra's Sørbyen is however, by far the strangest release that I have heard from HDR yet. The album melds black metal with genres such as jazz, trip h...

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Review from Infernal Masquerade Webzine

Posted by Nick Skog on Saturday, September 8, 2012, In : Album reviews 
From: Infernal Masquerade Webzine 
Published: May 28, 2012 
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Delivering one of the weirdest, yet most exciting releases of 2012, today we have Netra and its (one man band) second full-length release “Sørbyen”. Mixing elements of Black Metal with some Trip-hop influences, we are immediately reminded of a mixture of older and newer Ulver, without totally breaking character and changing identity. Each track in this release sways you one way, but it suddenly changes direction into ...

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                       NETRA - SØRBYEN 

Released: September 29, 2012
1000 Copies
Alternative Black Metal/Trip-hop