341: 1914

As a Ukrainian black metal band who formed in 2014, the 100th anniversary of the First World War, 1914 take us through the horrors of war via terrifying blackened death metal tales. Only a couple of months ago, 1914 released their third album, โ€˜Where Fear and Weapons Meetโ€™, which continues this masterful exploration of the … Continue reading 341: 1914

149: BEHEMOTH

In 2010, Behemoth ringleader Nergal was diagnosed with leukaemia. Stalling the upward trajectory of the band. At the time, it had been reported that the diagnosis was so grim that chemotherapy would be ineffective. Jump forward to 2014 and Behemoth release their triumphant return - Nergalโ€™s magnum opus - The Satanist. For my money, The … Continue reading 149: BEHEMOTH