Blut Aus Nord

Stream Pyramids A Northern Meadow (Stereogum Premiere)

It is entirely appropriate that we're premiering the sophomore album from the Denton, Texas-based band Pyramids during our self-appointed Radiohead Week: Leaving aside the fact…
Michael Nelson | March 10, 2015 - 11:03 am

Stream Blut Aus Nord Memoria Vetusta III – Saturnian Poetry

My first couple experiences hearing Blut Aus Nord's Memoria Vetusta III - Saturnian Poetry came while walking around these abandoned or underused paths in Brooklyn's…
Michael Nelson | October 8, 2014 - 5:56 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – September 2014

In July's Black Market, I wrote a long essay on the ways in which metal bands catfish their fans, and in that piece, I mentioned…
Michael Nelson | September 30, 2014 - 2:01 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

So it has been one hell of a week. And just when we thought it was all wrapped up, Thom Yorke comes outta nowhere and…
Stereogum | September 26, 2014 - 5:52 pm

Blut Aus Nord – “Paien”

You can't really talk in superlative terms when discussing entire genres populated by several nations' worth of subgenres, but if you were forced at gunpoint…
Michael Nelson | September 25, 2014 - 11:16 am

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Blut Aus Nord – 777: The Desanctification

Here are the facts as we know them: Blut Aus Nord is the one-man black metal project of a Frenchman who calls himself Vindsval. Vindsval…
Tom Breihan | November 29, 2011 - 3:15 pm

Haunting The Chapel

Haunting The Chapel’s Top 26 Metal Albums Of 2011 So Far

Before the quibbling starts: I didn't include YOB's Atma because it isn't out until August. It would be way up there. I've also been listening…
Brandon Stosuy | June 28, 2011 - 9:48 am

Haunting The Chapel

Haunting The Chapel: The 30 Best Metal Albums Of 2009 (Plus Dozens Of Guest Lists)

Every year I'm tempted to -- and sometimes do -- say "this has been a great year for metal." It's a toss-away idea: If you…
Brandon Stosuy | December 19, 2009 - 6:41 pm