Thursday, November 26, 2009

Aosoth - Ashes of Angels

" Aosoth's Ashes of Angels is another release upon the prolific Agonia Records, and it follows the band's self-titled debut in 2008. This band is not really one for melody, so if you seek anything aside from the most grinding, filthy black metal, you will not find a safe harbor here. The band crosses their fiery paths with a mix of blasting excess ("Embrace and Enlightenment", "Summon the Dead", "Banished") and slower, mid-paced rhythms ("Communion Through Pain") where they let the hostility breathe. The atmosphere of this record is abrasive and violent, hailing you from the gutters and unwashed crawlspaces of the universe. Often the band will slow down the pace even further, and this produces some of more memorable tracks, like the creepy "Teaching/Erasing" and the Satanic victory of "Cries Out the Heaven". This is also one of the few bands to themselves in "Inner War"...well, not themselves exactly, but Antaeus, also fronted by the vocalist MkM (many former Aosoth members were also in Antaeus). It's one of the stronger tracks on the album.

Ashes of Angels is no revelation, but it's abusive enough to appeal to fans of the harsher side of European black metal. It's noisy and unforgiving, but dynamic enough to remain interesting, in particular through the slower material.
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Their first debut album can be found here...

Y: 2009 - B: Aosoth - A: Ashes of Angels - T: Full-length

Tracklist:
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1. Songs Without Lungs - 03:20
2. Ashes of Angels - 04:32
3. Path of Twisted Light - 05:46
4. Embrace and Enlightment - 03:51
5. Teaching/Erasing - 04:36
6. Summon the dead - 04:37
7. Cries Out the Heaven - 05:28
8. Communion Through Pain - 04:19
9. Banished - 04:57
10. Inner War (Antaeus cover) - 04:11
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Total playing time: 45:37

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2 comments:

Aleksey November 26, 2009 at 11:37 PM  

"Inner War" is the only highlight of this album. Other stuff is even boring than their debut.

lordofthevoid January 7, 2010 at 8:51 AM  

lucifer's light is darkness in the eyes of the blind. In this case ears, some of you seem to miss the beauty here, maybe you are 'inoperable' clay-born?

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