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VIDEO PREMIERE: HOLLAND’S SHYLMAGOGHNAR SHARE THEIR NEW VIDEO VIA ZT MAG!

We’ve joined forces with Napalm Records to give you an advance listen to a new track from atmospheric black metallers Shylmagoghnar‘s forthcoming album, Transience. Hailing from the Netherlands, Shylmagoghnar have become one of the most spoken of extreme metal duos in underground metal throughout the years. With their 2014 debut album Emergence – and without having signed to a label – their album reached nearly 1,700,000 views on the band’s YouTube channel. One half of the gruesome twosome, Nimblkorg, comments on the track that’s shared below: “Though time flows in directions unknown, one certainty...
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ZT INTERROGATION: DON’T JUDGE A BAND BY ITS NAME – AT LEAST, NOT OF FEATHER AND BONE. JO...

With most issues we end up with content that gets moved about and doesn’t make it into print. It’s sad, we know – but it’d be even sadder if we didn’t share these pieces with you here. Enjoy! JOHN MINCEMOYER ENTERS THE EXTREME METAL REALM OF DENVER, COLORADO TO EXCHANGE WORDS WITH BASSIST/VOCALIST AS FROM ONE OF ITS LATEST PRODUCTS, OF FEATHER AND BONE. As a moniker, Of Feather And Bone strikes an evocative and intriguing balance between the poetic beauty and naked savagery one might find and/or see in nature. When asked to elaborate on this idea bassist/vocalist AS replies: “The band name kind of came from...
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ZT INTERROGATION: CHRIS KEE JOINS CONJURER’S BRADY DEEPROSE DEEP IN THE MIRE

With most issues we end up with content that gets moved about and doesn’t make it into print. It’s sad, we know – but it’d be even sadder if we didn’t share these pieces with you here. Enjoy! CHRIS KEE JOINS CONJURER’S BRADY DEEPROSE DEEP IN THE MIRE. “After the EP, the process for which was very divisive and tense, it’s a massive breath of fresh air to all be on the same page,” begins Brady as we look back at the creation of new album, Mire. “It’s a lot more cohesive and exciting, it certainly sounds a lot more like what we envisaged. I’m really pleased that we’ve managed to marry so many...
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ZT PREMIERE: LISTEN TO ALKALOID’S NEW ALBUM IN ITS ENTIRETY!

Since it’s released tomorrow (18 May) we’ve joined forces with those good people at Season Of Mist so that you can have a listen to Alkaloid‘s brand new album Liquid Anatomy.  Taking its name from a class of chemical compounds that are often used for pharmacological ends and sometimes even possess psychotropic capabilities, Alkaloid is defined through the field of tension created between various musical opposites. The band merges extreme metal and other genres of music into a unique progressive style that the listener might somehow find familiar but has not heard its exact like yet. Drummer Hannes Grossmann (Obscura,...
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ZT PREMIERE NEW VIDEO FROM DARK ESSENCE ARTIST ACÂRASH – IN CHAOS BECROWNED

ZT are please to present the brand new promo video from Acârash entitled In Chaos Becrowned taken from their debut album of the same name out 08 June through Dark Essence Records. Formed in Oslo in the fall of 2016, and founded on the pillars of the 80s and 90s avant-garde rockers The Void, Acârash is an occult hard rock band that embraces tradition, yet manages to forge a sound all of its own. Fusing hard rock, doom and black metal they create their own unique sound. Esoteric poetry and ritualistic contemplation are central to the music, and mirror the nuances in both sound and musical contrasts. Pre...
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HEGEMONE STREAM NEW ALBUM WITH ZT

We recently brought you the new promo video from Polish quartet Hegemone, and now we up the ante and present a premiere of their new album We Disappear in full. The album lands on today through Debemur Morti. This is their sophomore album and it sees the band utilising an intensely personal interpretation of blackened post-metal to depict the never-ending process of change in all its terrifying beauty. From a solid base of destructive riffs and ardent vocals the band fuses modern black metal with hardcore fury, post-punk, throat singing and elements of folk mysticism fused with mournful synth lines and encapsulating electronic textures....
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MORBID ANGEL’S GARDEN OF DISDAIN VIDEO: DISCUSS!

We almost missed Morbid Angel’s Garden Of Disdain video, in fact, it was released without much fanfare to speak of so perhaps that’s why. If you haven’t already, watch it and give us your thoughts on this Nader Sadek creation. The jury’s out.    
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