Katharsis The Red Eye of Wrath

The humble beginnings of what would later become an unhinged source of a pure torrent of black metal energy are see in The Red Eye of Wrath in their simplest form. Katharsis begins their story by constructing powerful songs that ride on simple power-chord phrases with mannerisms inspired in the style of Possessed, while stripping it

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S.V.E.S.T. Scarification of Soul

  S.V.E.S.T.1 is one of the very, very few bands around that one should feel sure of calling Satanic. This is not to say that the writer is aware of the degree of sincerity of a devotion to religion, ideology or spirituality of the band members in their life beyond the artistic, but that the music

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Knut Hamsun La Bendición de la Tierra

La Bendición de la Tierra es un historia relativamente sencilla en su planteamiento y presentación, pero con implicaciones y ramificaciones profundas. Es una historia acerca del triunfo del trabajo honesto, y la adquisición de tranquilidad espiritual y abundancia material a través de él. Por sobre todo, el autor enfatiza la libertad, independencia y venerable de

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A Second Comment on Perceiving Music

The present is a follow-up to a previous article on musical perception via a discussion of the nature of music and the unfortunately common misapprehensions and misapplications thereof. This time around, certain liberties will be taken with an esoteric bent in the words that reduces the needs for incomplete systematizations but places a greater burden

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