Conan – Monnos

Conan have done it again! Two years after their debut Horseback Battle Hammer [review], and only one year since their split with Slomatics, Conan have returned with a six-song pummeling that leaves any remaining detractors trembling with fear and begging for mercy. But no quarter will be granted by these … Continue reading

Reclusiam – Reclusiam

(demo, 2004) It can’t be said that Reclusiam’s eponymous debut is groundbreaking or particularly challenging, but it –is– an extremely well executed slab of funeral doom.  The production on this release is immediately evident.  Everything sounds just as it should.   The drums have punch.  The crisp cymbals aren’t harsh … Continue reading