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August 17, 2012 0 Comments

Steff Metal reviews: Windfaerer “Solar”


In 2010, a little-known New Jersey blackened death outfit called Windfaerer released their debut full length, Tribus. This album is etched permanently in my mind as one of the most underrated albums of that particular year. Windfaerer manage to create something rare – a black metal album that both sounds refreshing […]

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July 20, 2012 2 Comments

Concert Review: Goatwhore, Impiety, Exordium Mors, Bulletbelt, Wellington July 2012


I was meant to write this up last week, but I’ve been as sick as a very sick dog since the day I arrived in Wellington – still am, in fact. But I can’t neglect my duties as metal blogger for long, or you’ll all be deserting me for a […]

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July 10, 2012 0 Comments

Steffmetal Interviews Goatwhore


After a quick coffee and some frantic note scribbling from my Impiety interview, I caught up with bassist James Harvey, vocalist Ben Falgoust, and vocal/guitarist Sammy Duet from Goatwhore in their hotel room. Steff: Your latest album, Blood for the Master, came out on Valentine’s Day this year. Are you […]

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July 10, 2012 0 Comments

Steff Metal interviews Impiety’s Shyaithan


I’m huddled up in the corner of a frigid Wellington flat, wrapped in blankets while outside, the sun peeks through a thin veneer of fog. It’s not a very metal scene, but I’ve got black metal on the stereo and work to do before I blast my ear out at […]

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