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Posted by Nick Skog on Friday, August 7, 2015, In : English 
Published: August 5, 2015

About six months ago, we reviewed Altars Of Grief's debut release 'This Shameful Burden', and in a subsequent interview learned that this was to be the next project: a 10" split with fellow Saskatchewan act Nachtterror through Canada's Hypnotic Dirge label. A limited run of 300 physical copies in a doublesided cover - 100 going to each of the bands and 100 to the label webstore - with free stickers from HDR, parallels the earlier-in-20...

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Review from Bravewords

Posted by Nick Skog on Friday, August 7, 2015, In : English 
From: Bravewords
Published: July 29, 2015

Amazing that there are two bands playing blackened doom from Saskatchewan, but here's some evidence, a spit 10" featuring both of 'em. Altars Of Grief prove to be adept at both sludgier doom sounds and more flamboyant black; me, I definitely prefer the former, and while I applaud their attempts at singing it comes off a bit flat and distracting. Generally, though, a good mix of sounds here, the doom accentuated with blasting black, and the ...

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Songs online: July 10, 2015
Vinyls shipping: August 10, 2015
100 Copies from HDR (300 in total)
Genre: Blacked Doom Metal