Philistine is a post-industrial blackened death/doom metal band in some ways similar to Toadliquor, Bunkur, Moss, and HALO. Other musical inspirations include Khanate, Godflesh, Neurosis, P.H.O.B.O.S., Isis, Hyatari, and Cult of Luna.

“Heavy and crushing!”
“Absolutely killer stuff!! It blew me away… nice and heavy!”
“I have been listening to it non-stop, it’s really, really great”
“Fucking great stuff. Crushing indeed.”
“Really really nice”…”heavy.” – Robert Allen, drummer for HALO


Philistine – Black Hymnal

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Second crushing full-length by post-industrial death/doom brutes Philistine.


Chris Barnes @ Hellride Music
Absolute Zero Media (Local Mirror)
Metal Review
Tartarean Desire Review
Laurent Lignon @

Philistine – Consume and Devour

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Debut full-length by post-industrial death/doom brutes Philistine.

Bonus Track: Devilock


Matt Zuchowski @
Absolute Zero Webzine (Local Mirror)
Aaron McKay @ Chronicles of Chaos
Vampire Magazine (Local Mirror)
Transcending the Mundane (Local Mirror)
The Nocturnal Battle of Chariots [Polish] (Local Mirror)
Dead Comedian Review [Turkish]
Worm Gear Zine Review (Local Mirror)
Hammond @ Encyclopedia Metallum
Aversionline Review
Nizhnytagil Blogspot

Guitar Tablature

The Radiance of a Thousand Suns
Crushed Under the Temple’s Collapse

Philistine – Haruspex [Video]

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Interview 1: – by Oscar Strik

Article 1: Motivations of Philistine
An introspective with Philistine.

Article 2: Production Notes
For those interested in aesthetic choices.