Category Archive: Reviews

Review : Merchandise From Níðhöggr Studio

I’ve been a follower of Níðhöggr Studio since its inception in 2013 and it has been fascinating to watch as Phil Robinson, the man behind the art, has developed his style. Níðhöggr Studio… Continue reading

Music Review : Neverending Terrorism By Die Entweihung

It’s been a long time since I’ve sat down and actually reviewed an album, so I was pretty psyched when I was sent Neverending Terrorism by Die Entweihung, a one man dark metal… Continue reading

Review : Jewelry For The Dead Black Stone Necklace

I was in a state of heightened excitement the moment I landed on the Jewelry For The Dead Etsy page a few weeks ago. I spend quite a lot of time on Etsy,… Continue reading

Review : Hysteria Machine Antlers

Hysteria Machine first came to my attention when I happened upon some photographs of the beautiful and talented Dutch model Psychara. She was wearing a pair of their antlers and I was utterly… Continue reading

Review : Norwegian Rat Shopping Bag

I first encountered clothing company Norwegian Rat while undertaking research for my upcoming book Hyperborean Shadows : Contemporary Dark Northern Culture, and they immediately struck me as something really bloody special. Founded in… Continue reading

Review Of The Rude Adventures Of Trenchfoot And An Interview With The Author

When author Reuben Dendinger contacted me about his debut novel The Rude Adventures of Trenchfoot, I leapt at the chance of being able to review what he described as a raw, dark, weird… Continue reading

Nattsvargr/I djupaste Skogen Av Hat – EP Review

  I first encountered Nattsvargr through their second album Vinterblod, an intense experience which left me immensely satisfied. I djupaste Skogen Av Hat was released in the closing dark days of 2013. I’m… Continue reading

Nattsvargr/Vinterblod – Album Review

Winter has pounded my body and head with his heavy, cold fists before I’ve even opened the case containing Nattsvagr’s second full-length release Vinterblod. The moment the music begins, I feel as though… Continue reading

Teramis/Áillen: The Burner – EP Review

Dark ambient project Teramis was founded in 2009 as a means for founder and sole member Eric Jehlen to express his passion for black metal, and to stick two fingers up at the… Continue reading

Plague Rider/Plague Rider – Album Review

I was pretty fucking chuffed when I was handed Plague Rider’s debut album at Byker Grave Festival. One of my main objectives as a writer is to shout out about bands that deserve… Continue reading