Browsing Archive: September, 2020

Review from Makeshift Altars

Posted by Nick Skog on Friday, September 18, 2020, In : English 
From: Makeshift Altars
Published: September 12, 2020

Ov Shadows fly in to deliver you a glacial slab of black metal all the way from Sweden, and boy are their arms tired...

    ...not from flapping their would-be wings, of course, which I’m sure would be covered in tar-black feathers. Either that or something resembling a bat’s wings. Black Metal Animorphs, anyone? Just me? Okay... no, in all seriousness, where these black metal bands get the stamina to deliver these absolutely ...

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Review from Blessed Altar Zine

Posted by Nick Skog on Thursday, September 3, 2020, In : English 
From: Blessed Altar Zine
Published: September 2, 2020

Swedish black metallers Ov Shadows are back with their second full length album “I Djävulens Avbild” their first release on Hypnotic Dirge records.

Their first full length ”The Darkness Between Stars” (2018) was a relentless assault of chaotic black metal, proving that the experience and fluidity the members gained in Gothenburg’s Waning, in which they all played together, would be carried over to this new project. “...

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Review from Diario de un metalhead

Posted by Nick Skog on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, In : Spanish 
From: Diario de un metalhead
Published: August 31, 2020

Por Jorge López Novales.

En tiempos de incertidumbre cae en mis manos el segundo larga duración de la banda sueca Ov Shadows, “I Djävulens Avbild” (traducido como “In the Devil's Image”). Ha coincidido que mi estado de ánimo ahora mismo necesitaba metal extremo y no podía haber encontrado mejor solución. A los pocos segundos de escucha ya me había sumergido en su oscuridad.

¿A que suenan los de Gotemburgo? Ov Sha...

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Review from Underground Extremo

Posted by Nick Skog on Tuesday, September 1, 2020, In : Portuguese 
From: Underground Extremo
Published: August 31, 2020

Nascendo das cinzas da horda "Waning", e com uma aura sonora totalmente obscura lembrando a escola sueca do estilo que sempre revelou nomes como o grande Dark Funeral, seu primeiro EP foi lançado em 2016  Monologues  que foi muito bem recebido que logo depois tivemos "The Darkness Between Stars". E provando que eles não apenas uma promessa e sim uma realidade no cenário europeu, agora tivemos "I Djävulens Avbild" (Na imagem d...

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 Released: August 14, 2020
Genre: Black Metal