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Liner notes: Woods of Infinity - Hejda

Written by: Melkor Rationen krymprygg Köld It's a homage to Sweden, to the cold winter and the feeling of purity and peace you can find in the snow and the darkness. Under färden It's excerpts from a disjointed dream or vision Ravenlord had. I can't really comment on...

Motown to Motorhead: 10 of the Best Covers by Motorhead

Eddie Holland Leaving Here Leaving Here (Single) 1963 "Leaving Here" is an early Holland-Dozier-Holland number first recorded by Eddie Holland for Motown Records in 1963. Eddie Holland - Leaving Here (1963) Within a year or two it was being covered by English bands including THE WHO, but the...

Liner notes: Ysengrin - T.R.I.A.D.E

Written by: Guido Saint Roch Camarde Well this first track is slow as a rotting corpse. I like the last part of the track, with those epic keys, like the triumph of the Death. Lyrics mostly deal with dead and depression: under the reign of Saturn, for ever!...

Samoth's Best Albums of 1993

As listed in an interview with Descent zine #1 in 1994: Burzum Det som engang var 1993 Burzum - Det som engang var Burzum Aske 1993 Burzum - A Lost Forgotten Sad Spirit Emperor Emperor 1993 Emperor - Night of the Graveless Souls Morbid Angel Covenant 1993 Morbid Angel - Blood on...

Liner notes: Portent - Dismal Deities

Written by: Portent Woven A Fatalistic Ode! I was particularly taken with the idea of The Fates (the Moirai, the Norns, the Three Witches etc) spinning fate which is beyond our control and which ultimately leads to death.Along with this there is the imagery of the spider who...

Rock Goddess Trax Facts

These liner notes, written by Jody Turner, appeared on the fold-out poster included in the original pressing of Rock Goddess (1983).Note: "One Way Love" and "Make My Night" are listed below in the order they were listed on the sleeve, on the record the running order is reversed....

Liner notes: Novus Ordo - At the End of the New Times

Written by: Bestia777 Hados and Destinies The beginning and the end of all creation was once destined by the ancients, who stipulated the End in orbital paths in times before the time when the originals created our destiny, so the destiny of our journey is the eternal sentence...

Liner notes: Forgjord - Uhripuu

Written by: Valgrinder First of all this record is the most personal record I've ever written. Didn't know it then but when creation process started to live its own life, I realized that this isn't "just another Förgjord record". It represents awakening, rising from the flames of putrefaction....

Liner notes: Remmirath - Polis Rouge

Written by: As The Will Behind the Colossus Just a short intro setting the untrve tone for the album. Saxophones are not very unusual in metal anymore, but we thought it would fit the urban atmosphere we tried to create with the album. In the background, you can...

Liner notes: Grift - Fyra elegier

Written by: Perditor Perditor was unsure he could communicate the true meaning of these notes by translating into English, so we present them in his native Swedish. Dödens dåd Vi valde att använda ett stycke skrivet och framfört av Hieronymous Gratchenfleiss som var verksam som begravningsviolinist under 1800-talet....