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ZT Interview: Dornenreich prepare to bring their sublime Mystic Places concert to London

Dornenreich are a band with a rich 22 year history. A unique band. A band that can take the listener to wonderful places. And in association with ZT, Dornenreich are bringing their Mystic Places live experience to London. The location is the St. Pancras Old Church in London, a place that can trace its history as far back as the Norman Conquest. ZT caught up with guitarist/vocalist Eviga for a few words on their upcoming date… ZT: Can you tell us when and why the concept of the Mystic Places concerts was born? Eviga: Since  our acoustic tour with Tenhi and Of The Wand And The Moon back in 2001 we have played purely acoustic concerts...
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ISSUE 081’S COVERMOUNT CD IS NOW STREAMING IN FULL – CHECK IT OUT HERE

#NOW PLAYING ISSUE 081’S COVERMOUNT CD Featuring 17 tracks from the likes of In-Defilade, Crafteon, Millennium, F.K.U., and Black Altar to name but a few, issue 081’s covermount CD hit the shelves in October through to the end of December 2017. Now that issue 082 is onsale, we’re now streaming the entire compilation right here, right now, via the ZT Audio Player! SUPPORT THE UNDERGROUND! Click on the links below to visit the bands featured this issue. 01. In-Defilade Apparent Adversary 02. Smothered Bowels U.S. Butcher 03. Leadrobot Gods Will Be Watching 04. Meat Train Random Acts Of Carnage 05. Strangle Wire The Games...
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INTERVIEW: AIRE COMO PLOMO

1. What’s the band? AIRE COMO PLOMO (Air Like Lead). A metal band from Bogotá, the huge urban chaos in the middle of Colombia. 2. What’s the core concept? The core concept of the band is to stitch together different artistic expressions that have extremity and transgressiveness as a common ground. For example, psychological terror plus real and raw daily news from our country can become the means to question the status quo through countercultural rage and add a cinematic feel. Sounds like a lot, but it’s basic, free, liberating and very sincere in that way. Basic because it’s something we want and love to do....
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DEUS OTIOSUS DISCUSS ‘DISTURBING THE DEAD’ WITH ZT

Denmark’s Deus Otiosus joined us to discuss a godless existence, and their current full-length release Opposer. Copenhagen’s Deus Otiosus are a death metal force, and that’s not just mealy-mouthed words, it’s backed up by the excellent track they featured on issue 080’s covermount CD. The Danish five-piece boast previous experience from playing in the likes of Victimizer, Hideous Invasions, Church Bizarre end Exekrator, but having formed as Deus Otiosus in 2005 and with no less than eight releases (that includes four full-length albums) under their collective belts, they’re no newcomers –...
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ZT INTERROGATION: THE EYES HAVE IT

Yorkshire newcomers Nihil Eyes have just released their explosive debut album Black Path. Paul Castles speaks with vocalist/guitarist Casey Jones who gives us a view into the workings of the energetic trio who are proving a welcome addition to the UK Death Metal scene.  ZT: For those not yet familiar with Nihil Eyes can you just give us an introduction to the band, how long have the three of you been together? We’re a British Death Metal band based in Bradford. Our main influences are old British bands like Carcass, Bolt Thrower, Napalm Death and Paradise Lost but we love many other bands too from lots of different genres of metal....
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ZT PREMIERE BLACK ALTAR & BEASTCRAFT SPLIT ALBUM

Today we bring you a premiere of the Beastcraft / Black Altar “Occult Ceremonial Rites” split album – one of the darkest and most unholy releases of the year. The release also mark the 21st anniversary of Black Altar. The split album contains 12 hymns of total darkness and the track listing is as follows: 01. Black Altar – Intro 02. Black Altar – Tophet 03. Black Altar – Wings ov Deacy 04. Black Altar – Pentagram Sacrifice (Beastcraft cover) 05. Black Altar – Outro 06. Black Altar – Tophet (industralized by PreEmptive Strike 0.1) 07. Beastcraft – In the Hour of the Horns 08. Beastcraft – Deathcraft &...
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BLACK FRIDAY: UP TO 60% SLASHED OFF OUR PRICES!

BLACK FRIDAY SALE – PRICES SLASHED BY UP TO 60%!!! As part of our ZT Black Friday Weekend Sale we’ve slashed the price of ZT back issues by an all-time record 60%, and cut the price of any subscription to ZT by 25%, so take advantage of the Zero Tolerance Black Friday Weekend Sale and bag yourself an absolute bargain!!! The sale runs till Monday 27th Nov, 12 noon U.T.C so be quick! To take advantage of the offers, add the relevant products to the shopping cart at http://store.ztmag.com and then: Add code “BFSUB” to get 25% off any subscriptions; Add code “BFBACK” to get 60% off any back issues. Please note...
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