Under the Sign of the Black Mark

Bathory - Under the Sign of the Black Mark
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1987 Ratings: #21
May 11, 1987 / Release Date
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Arguably Bathory's masterpiece, a black metal saga that exhibits the best instrumentation and vocals thus far, with fitting production that brings out the brutality and rawness of the record...excellent, surprising, frightening, and just as dark as the scene it helped usher in. This was the cutting edge, not edgy, and still holds up tremendously.
Very good
Chainsaw guitars.
The Woman of Dark Desires received a Call from the Grave and proceeded to Enter the Eternal Fire where a demon named Equimanthron was performing a Massacre to earn Nocturnal Obeisance. He then lit 13 Candles and commanded the diabolical woman to ride the Chariots of Fire where she used a sonogram machine Of Doom to reveal that she was pregnant....with a demonic goat-headed fetus. The abominable child was born the next day and haunts people to this day from the album cover of Bathory's Under the ... read more
Um clássico da música extrema e altamente influente em sua cena, com suas músicas longas e bem elaboradas, foi um prelúdio do som mais épico que estava por vir.
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Added on: April 11, 2016