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Reviews for Celtic Frost - To Mega Therion
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Reviews for Midnight (USA) - Let There Be Witchery
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93% 4.7 star rating
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Reviews for Bathory - Under the Sign of the Black Mark
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93% 4.7 star rating
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Reviews for Sarcófago - I.N.R.I
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93% 4.7 star rating
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Reviews for Slaughter (CAN) - Strappado

Slaughter was one of the most underrated acts related to the first wave / 80s Black Metal scene. Most people remember this band as Chuck Schuldiner's first band (he did contribute in the early days of ...

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Reviews for NME - Unholy Death
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NME's sloppy musicianship in the early days was an intentional result of being too fucking BM rather than being shitty musicians! Their later career showed us that they can be quite professional, but ...

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Reviews for Onslaught - Power from Hell

Onslaught begun as a Discharge-worshiping Hardcore Punk band with some decent demos in the early 80s, but it was in 1985 that the band moved towards another, more interesting direction. On "Power ...

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Reviews for Venom - Black Metal
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Reviews for Markgraf - Markgraf

Arghhhhh! It's albums like this that give us hope! You can't kill the underground when bands like this exist! If you take the mad dramatic vocals of King Diamond, and mix it with the gritty, ...

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Reviews for Darkthrone - Arctic Thunder
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Reviews for Darkthrone - The Underground Resistance
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Reviews for Slaughter Lord - Thrash 'til Death

The current Australian Black Metal scene is one of the strongest scenes ever, but back in the 80s, there were virtually no bands going for more obscure metal sounds (or indeed anything other than ...

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Reviews for Hellhammer - Apocalyptic Raids 1990 A.D.
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Reviews for King Diamond - Abigail
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92% 4.6 star rating
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Reviews for Kreator - Terrible Certainty
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Reviews for Destruction - Eternal Devastation
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Reviews for Kat (POL) - 666

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When people think of the first wave of Black M, they mostly remember the obvious names, and some raw Thrash Metal albums from Germany, Brazil or the United States (well, not for that many U.S. Bands, ...

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Reviews for Mefisto (SWE) - Megalomania

If you look at the band logo and the overall imagery of the covers on these two hugely influential demos, you may think: "Oh Yeah! Another Stockholm band going for the Bathory sound!". But actually, ...

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Reviews for Bathory - Bathory
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92% 4.6 star rating
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Reviews for Celtic Frost - Morbid Tales
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92% 4.6 star rating
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Reviews for Mercyful Fate - Melissa
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Reviews for Hellripper - Coagulating Darkness

What is it with one man armies in the past few years? Seriously, how can one guy make something that will blow everything that legends like Destruction or Venom put out? This band is arguably one of ...

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Reviews for Obscurity (SWE) - Damnations Pride Compilation

Obscurity was one of the earliest examples of Swedish Extreme Metal bands which followed in the footsteps of Bathory, Possessed and Hellhammer. Alongside other small bands like Morbid and Mefisto, ...

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Reviews for Mercyful Fate - In the Shadows
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Reviews for King Diamond - The Eye
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