Explosion Cerebral #8 (Peru) 1992. Editor “Martin ‘Cerebral’ Lazarte”
Cult Peruvian zine feat. Arabesque, Alzheimer, Poserslaughter, Dark Ages, Atomic Aggressor, Colemesis, Brain Dead, Strappado, Euthanasia, Homicide, Excidium, Timeghoul. Fuck Up zine, Konkhra, Impetigo, Progress Magazine, Cadaver, Sepultura, Kreator, Thou Shalt Suffer, Meats Shits, Disagree, Morgoth, My Dying Bride, Thergothon, Atomic Aggressor, Crucifator and more
March 12, 2021 | Categories: Adverts, Argentina scene report, Atomic Aggressor (CH), Excidium (IT), Explosion Cerebral zine (Peru), Impetigo (US), Konkhra (DEN), Kreator (GER), Meat Shits (US), Morgoth (GER), My Dying Bride (UK), Sepultura (BZL), Slaughter (CAN), Thergothon (FIN), Thou Shalt Suffer (NOR), Timeghoul (US) | Leave a comment
Noise #1 (Belgium) Spring 2000. Editors: Jeroen & Peter
Turn of the millennium offering with unique design and a focus on the more avant-garde of late-90s metal. With Anathema, Dodheimsgard, Fleurety, Limbonic Art, Furze, Behemoth, Melechesh, Madder Mortem, Solfald, Opeth, My Dying Bride, Primordial, Potentium, Puissance, Satryricon, Sear Bliss and artist Viktor Witkowski. PDF in downloads.
July 12, 2020 | Categories: Anathema (UK), Behemoth (POL), Dodheimsgard (NOR), Fleurety (NOR), Furze (NOR), Limbonic Art (NOR), Madder Mortem (NOR), Melechesh (ISR), My Dying Bride (UK), Noise Zine (BEL), Opeth (SWE), Potentium (ICE), Primordial (IRE), Puissance (SWE), Satyricon (NOR), Sear Bliss (HUN), Solefald (NOR), Uncategorized | Leave a comment
Deprived #2 (Ireland) 1994. Editors: “Antoinette Flynn” and “Brian Taube”
Irish zine focusing on early 90’s atmospheric, doom, avante-garde and related subgenres. Features Afterlife, Anathema, Catacomb, Anthropomancy, Cenotaph (Italy), Corpsecandle, Cradle of Filth, Cruachan, Crypt of Kerberos, Disabled, Exomortis, Endermic, Hinfamy, Morstice, My Dying Bride, Fifth Dominion, Oxyrius, Solemn Assmbly, Primordial, Salem Justice, Sad Whisperings, Synapse, Sinister Bloom, Traumatized, tons of reviews and more…
April 21, 2019 | Categories: Anathema (UK), Catacomb (IT), Cradle of Filth (UK), Cruachan (IRE), Crypt of Kerberos (SWE), Deprived (IRE), Morstice (UK), My Dying Bride (UK), Primordial (IRE), Uncategorized | Leave a comment
Blasphemous #2 (Greece) 1992. Editors: “Morbid”, “John”, “Stephan” and “Photis”
Second issue of this cult Greek zine, overflowing with exaltations and inebriations most foul and horrendous! with Abysmal, Lemegethon, Acheron, Amorphis, Winged, Ancient Rites, Edge of Sanity, At the Gates, Afflicted, Black Prophecies, Tormentor, Blood, Bolt Thrower, Solitude, Cartilage, Ceremonial Oath, Emperor, Crematorium, Demigod, Putrid Offal, Demoncy, Obsecration, Desultory, Nocturnal Death, Enslaver, Epitaph, Mutation, Excidium, Fester, Decay, Impaled Nazarene, Mourning, My Dying Bride, Necrophobic, Order From Chaos, Nergal, Possessed, Bestial Summoning, Sadist, Profanatica, Sentenced, Chorus of Ruin, Sinister, Enslaved, The Gathering, Armoured Angel, Thergothon, Tiamat, Abruptum, Unholy and more…again, thanks to the Profane swamp goat for sharing!
November 6, 2018 | Categories: Abruptum (SWE), Abysmal (NOR), Acheron (US), Adverts, Afflicted (SWE), Amorphis (FIN), Ancient Rites (BEL), Armoured Angel (AUS), At The Gates (SWE), Belial (FIN), Bestial Summoning (NL), Blasphemous (GRE), Blood (GER), Bolt Thrower (UK), Cartilage (FIN), Ceremonial Oath (SWE), Chorus of Ruin (UK), Demigod (FIN), Demoncy (US), Desultory (SWE), Edge of Sanity (SWE), Emperor (NOR), Enslaved (NOR), Excidium (IT), Goatpenis (BZL), Greek Scene Report, Impaled Nazarene (FIN), My Dying Bride (UK), Necrophobic (SWE), Obscure (SP), Order From Chaos (US), Playlists, Possessed (US), Profanatica (US), Putrid Offal (FR), Reviews, Sadist (IT), Satanism - Occult, Seance (SWE), Sentenced (FIN), Sinister (NL), Solitude (US-DE), The Gathering (NL), Thergothon (FIN), Tiamat (SWE), Tormentor (NL), Uncategorized, Unholy (FIN) | 1 Comment
Holocaust #6 (Poland) 1993. Ed: “Tomasz Krajewski”
Massive issue of this classic Polish zine, with timely interviews, features and reviews on a number of extreme metal bands from the second wave of the golden era circa 92-93. Including Asphyx, Bolt Thrower, Armoured Angel, Crucifier, Disharmonic Orchestra, Dismember, Embrionic Death, Eternal, Immolation, Impaled Nazarene, Macabre, Imprecation, Cartilage, Macabre, Malevolent Creation, Morgoth, Monstrosity, Mortified, My Dying Bride, Necromantia, Rotting Christ, Oppressor, Order From Chaos, Sentenced, Nocturnal Rites, Deranged, Church of Misery, Morgion and Schizo, as well as news, reviews, essays and scene reports from Poland, Ireland and Portugal. Thanks to P.W. for the contribution.
May 13, 2018 | Categories: Armoured Angel (AUS), Asphyx (NL), Astaroth (US), Bolt Thrower (UK), Cartilage (FIN), Chris Moyen, Church of Misery (JP), Crucifier (US), Crucifix (US), Demo Reviews, Deranged (SWE), Disharmonic Orchestra (AU), Dismember (SWE), Embrionic Death (US), Eternal (UK), Holocaust (POL), Immolation (US), Impaled Nazarene (FIN), Imprecation (US), Ireland Scene Report, Macabre (US), Malevolent Creation (US), Monstrosity (US), Morgoth (GER), Mortified (UK), Mutilated (FRA), My Dying Bride (UK), Necromantia (GR), Nocturnal Rites (SWE), Oppressor (US), Order From Chaos (US), Polish Scene Report, Portugal Scene Report, Reviews, Rotting Christ (GR), Satanism - Occult, Schizo (IT), Sentenced (FIN), Uncategorized | Leave a comment
Mortuary #3 (Germany) 1992. Editor: “Christian Hillenbrand”
Massive German zine (in English) packed with tons of reviews and (brief) interviews targeting many of the underground’s death and black metal notables of 1992, as well as zine editors like those from Slayer and Isten, and even Earache Records (with Pete Lee from Lawnmower Deth representing). Features Beherit, Benediction, Bolt Thrower, Carcass, Cannibal Corpse, Dark Tranquillity, Darkified, Dark Millenium, Fleshcrawl, Demigod, Desultory, Furbowl, Goatlord, Goreaphobia, Gorefest, Inverted, Hetsheads, Malaphar, Mega-Slaughter, Immolation, Necrophobic, My Dying Bride, Mould, Pan-Thy-Monium, Samael, Tiamat, Traumatic and more. Thanks to Stefan Lons for sharing!
September 5, 2016 | Categories: Adverts, Beherit (FIN), Benediction (UK), Bolt Thrower (UK), Cannibal Corpse (US), Carcass (UK), Cemetary (SWE), Cremetory (SWE), Dark Millennium (GER), Dark Tranquility (SWE), Demigod (FIN), Demo Reviews, Desultory (SWE), Earache Records (UK), Fleshcrawl (GER), Furbowl (SWE), Goatlord (US), Goreaphobia (US), Gorefest (NL), Hetsheads (SWE), Immolation (US), Inverted (SWE), Isten (FIN), Massacre (US), Mortuary Zine (GER), My Dying Bride (UK), Necrophobic (SWE), News, Pan-Thy-Monium (SWE), Playlists, Reviews, Samael (SWTZ), Slaughter Records, Slayer Zine (NOR), Tiamat (SWE), Uncategorized, Zine Reviews | Leave a comment
Eviscerated Zine #1 (United Kingdom) 1993. Editor: “Tom Stannard”
This is an updated scan of the entire issue, featuring interviews and more with Astaroth, Ater, Cardinal, Burial, Chorus of Ruin, Dark Heresy, Crucifer, Dark Tranquility, Embalmer, Enchantment, Internal Bleeding, Malediction, Morbid Symphony, My Dying Bride, Reprobate, Salem, Teratogenic, Thus Defiled, Whores of Babylon and more…
September 29, 2015 | Categories: Astaroth (US), Burial (UK), Chorus of Ruin (UK), Dark Heresy (UK), Dark Tranquility (SWE), Demo Reviews, Embalmer (US), Enchantment (UK), Eviscerated Zine (UK), Internal Bleeding (US), Malediction (UK), My Dying Bride (UK), Reviews, Salem (ISR), Solstice (UK), Uncategorized, Zine Reviews | Leave a comment
Drowned Magazine #2 (Spain) 1991. Editor: “Dave Rotten”
From Drowned Productions‘ own Dave Rotten, this zine is an incredible survey of the underground from late 1990 into 1991, with a lot of original photos, some from Dave himself (apparently from a trip to Sweden that included meeting up with Dissection and others). Very informative with scene reports from Italy and Finland, well-written reviews and interviews and features on many demo-era classics such as Disgrace, Damnatory, Disharmonic Orchestra, Pandemonium, Demigod, Dissection, Infernal Death, Excidium, False Prophet, Sentenced, Human Waste, Impaled Nazarene, Convulse, Sinister, Necrophobic, My Dying Bride, Purtenance, Severence, Vader, Old Funeral, Phlegethon, Putrid Offal, Disembowelment, Malevolent Creation, Sigh, Vital Remains, Suffocation, Tormentor, Unleashed, Vacant Grave, Gorefest and many more…(courtesy of the scanning work from Tezcat from the NWN! board – many thanks/gracias).
May 29, 2015 | Categories: Convulse (FIN), Damnatory (SWZ), Demigod (FIN), Demo Reviews, Disembowelment (AUS), Disgrace (FIN), Disharmonic Orchestra (AU), Dissection (SWE), Drowned Magazine (SP), Drowned Productions (SP), Excidium (IT), False Prophet (US), Finnish scene report, Gorefest (NL), Human Waste (SP), Impaled Nazarene (FIN), Italian Scene Report, Malevolent Creation (US), My Dying Bride (UK), Necrophobic (SWE), Old Funeral (NOR), Pandemonium (POL), Phlegethon (FIN), Playlists, Purtenance (FIN), Putrid Offal (FR), Repulse Records (SP), Reviews, Sentenced (FIN), Severence (US), Suffocation (US), Tormentor (NL), Uncategorized, Unleashed (SWE), Vacant Grave (US), Vader (POL) | Leave a comment
Possessor Terror #3 (Chile) 1992. Editors: “Nego,” “Panchy” y “Carlos” (en Español)
From the far side of the world, this Chilean zine has features, reviews and interviews with Baphomet, Necrony, Golem, My Dying Bride, Necrophobic, Impaler, Impaled Nazarene, Atomic Aggressor, Belial, Embrionic Death, Inverted, Desultory, Decomposed, Ancient Rites, Burial Vault, Carrion Lord, Candiru, Phantasm, Poserslaughter Records and much more…(thanks Mario)
April 16, 2015 | Categories: Ancient Rites (BEL), Atomic Aggressor (CH), Baphomet (US), Belial (FIN), Candiru (US), Carrion Lord (US), Dead (GER), Decomposed (UK), Desultory (SWE), Embrionic Death (US), Golem (GER), Impaled Nazarene (FIN), Impaler (US), Inverted (SWE), Manos (GER), My Dying Bride (UK), Necrony (SWE), Necrophobic (SWE), News, Poserslaughter Records, Possessor Terror (CH), Reviews, Uncategorized | Leave a comment
FYAFT #3 (Switzerland) 1992. Editors: “Patrick Koch” and “Cedric Muller”
Short for “find yourself a fucking title,” this Swiss zine was nicely balanced with interviews and a TON of reviews. Features a diverse lineup, including Dark Millennium, Obsequies, Abraxas, Alchemist, Salem, Mindrot, My Dying Bride, Solitude (Delaware), Konhkra, Metalmania ARP (Italian label), Sentenced, Crucifer, War Spasm, Rest In Piece, Messiah, Interval, Phlegethon, Rot, Exoto, Nothingness, Unbounded Terror, Mas Optica, Possessed, Anesthesia, Fester, Overman, Masacre, Lubricant, Genocide, Phantasm, Excidium, Blood Covered, Heavens Gate, Dark Reality and more…thanks to STEFAN for the contribution.
January 15, 2015 | Categories: Alchemist (AUS), Dark Millennium (GER), Demo Reviews, Excidium (IT), Exoto (BEL), FYAFT (SWZ), Konkhra (DEN), Lubricant (FIN), Masacre (COL), Messiah (SWZ), Mind Rot (US), My Dying Bride (UK), News, Phantasm (US), Possessed (US), Reviews, Salem (ISR), Sentenced (FIN), Solitude (US-DE), The Wild Rag! (USA), Uncategorized, Zine Reviews | Leave a comment
Vital Wound #3 (Lithuania) 1993. Editor: “Mindaugas Lapinskas”
Third issue – features and interviews with Azhubham Haani, Benediction, Blood Duster, Bolt Thrower, Cannibal Corpse, Conscious Rot, Dark Opera, Entombed, Exterminance, Fleshcrawl, Funcunt, Gore Movie reviews, Maltese scene report, My Dying Bride, At the Gates, Pentacrostic, Pestilence, Polish scene report, Putrid Offal, Rest in Peace and much more.
March 25, 2014 | Categories: 7 inch Reviews, Adverts, Anathema (UK), At The Gates (SWE), Azhubham Haani (SWE), Benediction (UK), Blood Duster (AUS), Bolt Thrower (UK), Cannibal Corpse (US), Conscious Rot (LTU), Demo Reviews, Entombed (SWE), Exterminance (US), Film Reviews, Fleshcrawl (GER), Horror Films, Impaled Nazarene (FIN), Maltese Scene Report, My Dying Bride (UK), News, Osmose Productions (FR), Peaceville Records (UK), Pestilence (NL), Polish Scene Report, Putrid Offal (FR), Uncategorized, Vital Wound (LTU), Zine Reviews | Leave a comment
Death Industry #4 (Lithuania) 1993. Editors: “Ramūnas Platukis” and “Donatas Bagdonas” (English)
Features and interviews with My Dying Bride, Mortuary Drape, Samael (on their trip to Moscow), Trechoma Mag, Napalm Death (nice one with Barney!), Disharmonic Orchestra, Intense Agonizing, Ancient Rites, Atrofia Cerebral, Depravity, Audicion Irritable, Excess of Cruelty, Dragon, Impetigo (nice long one!), Gravid Rage Dist., Mass Psychosis, Black Power Records (GR), Cripple Bastards, Inverted, Korpse, Excavation, Forsaken, Excrescent (artist Mark Riddick‘s band), Ulcerous Phlegm, Sadness, Eterne, Dismal, reviews, and more. Thanks to Ra in Vilnius for the contrib.