GOATVERMIN "Detruire" black/death metal album review and bandcamp stream

The first quarter of 2017 sees the spectacular return of French black/death metal, thanks to the debut albums of three excellent bands: Ritualization, Necroblood and Goatvermin. The timing couldn’t be better as there exist strong rumors that Arkhon Infaustus, Read more

INFESTER “To the Depths, in Degradation” death metal re-release review and youtube stream

Re-releases of “best kept secret” type of old bands, usually package attractively mediocre quality content using 80’s/90’s nostalgia and vinyl fetishism. Even when the music is good, most such bands were mere clones back at the day, therefore their (re-) Read more

NECROBLOOD “Collapse of the Human Race” black/death metal album review and bandcamp stream

Parisian old-school metal band NECROBLOOD have penetrated violently my musical microcosm back in 2011. They have done so with the best credentials that an underground metal band could possibly have according to my book: a debut self-titled 7”EP released by Read more

ANTAEUS "Condemnation" black metal album review and bandcamp stream

Last year, Antaeus have ended out of the blue 10 years of discographic absence with their fourth album, “Condemnation”. Due to the evolution and mutation of the genre, it is now clearer than ever what is the position that the Read more

A complex beer that will resonate with wine lovers: Straffe Hendrik – Heritage (2014) craft beer review

Pours into an oversized Cognac snifter. Deep reddish-brown colour with some ruby hues, and quite murky. Beige frothy head, which lingers ‘til the end with half a finger lacing. A rather unusual -for a Quad- nose, a tad acidic, that Read more

BIOSPHERE soon to release new album ‘Departed Glories’, stream excerpt on Bandcamp (+more news)

Posted on by panos.agoros in Ambient, Art, Drone, Electronic, Experimental, Music, Photography | Leave a comment

The release of a new BIOSPHERE album, the first in almost 5 years, is major news for fans of quality ambient and electronic music – including us at Legacy Future.

“Departed Glories” will be released on September 23, 2016 and marks a new deal with excellent Oslo independent label Smalltown Supersound. The first excerpt is “Sweet Dreams Form A Shade”.

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Soundtrack of the day: XELA trilogy.

Posted on by panos.agoros in Ambient, Drone, Electronic, Experimental, Industrial, Music, Noise, ritualistic | 1 Comment

“In this the signs shall be those of Set Triumphant and of Baphomet. Also shall Set appear in the circle. Let him drink of the sacrament and let him communicate the same.”

If I recall correctly, I grabbed my vinyl copy of “The Illuminated” during one of my Parisian record shopping sessions together with my brother Christos Agoros at Gibert Joseph. The only reason for this purchase was the superb occult artwork, as well as the liner notes and tracklisting in the back cover.

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DISPIRIT: Eerie And Oppressive

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Led by John Gossard, an emblematic figure of the North American underground (ex-WEAKLING/THE GAULT/ASUNDER), DISPIRIT is a menacing, creative force to be reckoned with.

Last May we had a small chat with John  about “111112”, their second full-length demo tape released in late 2012, also making the point about the band and finding out more concerning their unorthodox and enigmatic metal.

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