Burzum - Burzum
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1992 Ratings: #63
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March 1, 1992 / Release Date
LP / Format
Deathlike Silence Productions / Label
Black Metal / Genres
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Winter & Hate

"Burzum" is the beginning of the mystical (and ultimately tragic) journey of Varg Vikernes through a Black Metal that he was able to adapt to his own imaginary universe inhabited by Nordic deities, pagan legends and especially the magical universe of Tolkien rather than the great reaper or this good old Lucifer. On this debut album, we discover a tortured soul, an atmosphere so dark it is almost indescribable and an extremely basic musical formula but which goes ... read more


These ''War'' vocals are the ultimate meme material


this, along with aske and his debut, were the only burzum albums that i haven't heard to this day.

on this record varg shows that he has unique ideas and talents, but rather poor execution. still a decent listen though

fuck you varg

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Track List

  1. Feeble Screams from Forests Unknown
  2. Ea, Lord of the Deeps
  3. Black Spell of Destruction
  4. Channelling the Power of Souls into a New God
  5. War
  6. The Crying Orc
  7. A Lost Forgotten Sad Spirit
  8. My Journey to the Stars
  9. Dungeons of Darkness
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Added on: January 16, 2016