Nachtmystium - Assassins: Black Meddle, Part 1


8.2 | 136 votes |
Release date: 10 June 2008
Style: Psychedelic black metal

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01. One Of These Nights (Intro)
02. Assassins
03. Ghosts Of Grace
04. Away From The Light
05. Your True Enemy
06. Code Negative
07. Omnivore
08. Seasick, Part I: Drowned At Dusk
09. Seasick, Part II: Oceanborne
10. Seasick, Part III: Silent Sunrise

Additional info
Recorded in December 2007 at Sanford Parker's Volume Studios (Rwake, Minsk, Lair Of The Minotaur, Pelican). The record features Tony Laureano (Angelcorpse, Nile, Dimmu Borgir) on drums, and spot appearances by members of Pharaoh and Yakuza.

Guest review by
Oaken
Rating:
7.6
Nachtmystium was started as a raw black metal band back in the year 2000. Since then, the overall sound has changed a lot. In fact, the changes were so big that it was possible to think that new Nachtmystium records were released by another band. Don't get surprised by that. When a band change their sound from black metal to psychedelic/experimental craze, it is not uncommon that they confuse their listeners. There's quite a gigantic gap between Pink Floyd-esque psychedelic touches and relentless, harsh black metal riffs. Assassins: Black Meddle, Part 1 does a great job at exposing this difference.

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published 16.04.2012 | Comments (11)

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27.11.2011 - 02:06
Rating: 7
Oaken
Hipster
Awesome hints of psychadelica here and there. The title track kicks sore ass.
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In that case, man is only air as well.
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23.06.2014 - 01:30
Rating: 7
mz
Duno how to feel about this one. I feel like it's very good and sucks simultaneously. A lot of potential here but the band never fully uses them.
An oh, I actually like the final track more than the others.
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Giving my ears a rest from music.
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23.06.2014 - 01:45
Rating: 7
Karlabos
Weirdo of MS
Written by mz on 23.06.2014 at 01:30

I feel like it's very good and sucks simultaneously.

Hah. Totally describes this album
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