The Satanist

Behemoth - The Satanist
Critic Score
Based on 9 reviews
2014 Ratings: #15 / 845
User Score
Based on 217 ratings
2014 Ratings: #7
February 3, 2014 / Release Date
LP / Format
Nuclear Blast, Metal Blade / Label
Death Metal, Metal / Genres
Suggest a Genre
Add
Abuse of this feature may prevent future contributions from your account.
behemoth.pl / Website
Tags
Your Review
Sign In to rate and review
Inglume
93
The Satanist is easily one of the best records in the Behemoth discography, but also one of the best metal albums this decade. This album delivers the form of intensity that's disorienting and tough to replicate onto any record. It still leaves the same impact nowadays and the progression of this record makes it an essential when listening to this band!
slickleg
100
Oh man, I don't have a clue as to why I haven't reviewed this by now. This is, like, my absolute favourite blackened death metal album of all time, as well as a top five for death metal. It perfectly captures a blisteringly heavy death metal sound intertwining with a tight display of long-time-played prominent black metal, take for example the drums, hell, even the growls are mixed death and black metal -- they're fucking crazy! The lyricism is absolutely fantastic, the best it has ever been, ... read more
LaiTheRick
70
I just put this album on while cooking and now all the cutlery is flying in circles around the kitchen. Help
notbuzzzila
100
The pinnacle of blackened death metal from the masters themselves. Who knew cancer could end up being this beneficial to your career?
ricardomcr
82
Merlin's Beard....this is relentless. Extremely well weaved mix of black and small spots of death metal.
It sounds straight up evil, but always in more of a brutal and threatening way than a ominous or haunting atmosphere, it just pounds from the word go.
The riffs are amazing, the drumm fills are absolute killer. The changes of pace always feel justified and not placed just for the sake of giving each song a bit of variety, when themes evolve it feel natural considering the emotional path ... read more
Purchasing The Satanist from Amazon helps support Album of the Year. Or consider a donation?
Become a Donor
Donor badge, no ads + more benefits.

Track List

  1. Blow Your Trumpets Gabriel
  2. Furor Divinus
  3. Messe Noire
  4. Ora Pro Nobis Lucifer
  5. Amen
  6. The Satanist
  7. Ben Sahar
  8. In the Absence Ov Light
  9. O Father O Satan O Sun!
Sign in to comment
No one has said anything yet.
In Library (37)
MMMMMMMMMMMMMMM
lihanEAD
oranjeboom
marekschaefer
Ryanrtk
FranksTheGrank
Sosuke_Arima
BonoLightier
fuckboysocrates
PedroGartner


Added on: January 31, 2014