Alina Gafu

  • PAGANLAND “From Carpathian Land” will be re-issued

    Paganland‘s From Carpathian Land brings you the atmosphere of carpathian winter, forests and mountains. The lyrics are provided in Ukrainian language and tells about the nature of the Carpatians. The album is strongly reccomended to fans of 90’s pagan/black metal with it’s raw sound and furious guitar riffs and...
  • Interview with Mournful Congregation

    Few months ago I was writing a review about the new Mournful Congregation new album “The Incubus Of Karma”. The album was great and I think it will be nominated among the best doom metal releases of the year. Recently, I had the opportunity to ask some questions to...
  • Lychgate “The Contagion In Nine Steps”

    I find it hard to talk about avant-garde music; the more difficult to talk, the more enjoyable is to listen to. Bold, atmospheric and assertive, eclectic UK metal band Lychgate long awaited new studio album “The Contagion In Nine Steps” is a hybrid of genres and influences with a...
  • Tragic, Flesh Rodeo and Last Rizla show review

    This Saturday was the right time for some sludge and punk riffs. The noisy summer evenings are back in Quantic and there are filled with good music. The main act was the Greek band called Last Rizla who visited the Romanian stage for the second time. The opening acts...
  • About Grimegod, Katara and EvergreeD gigs

    Last Saturday was about old feelings and great people. In the opposite part of the town, there was a gig that aimed to throw me back in time. The gig was set up by the venerable Titus Constantinescu, one of the veterans of the Romanian metal scene, under the label...
  • New music video Ordinul Negru

    Here is the first official music video for the song “Killing Tristan” from “Faustian Nights”. Album set to be released late July 2018 through Loud Rage Music The first video out of a series in support of the band’s upcoming full-length album Faustian Nights planned to be released at...
  • North of the Wall in words; day one

    Day One The adventure started in December when me and my friend first thought about this festival. It seemed hard to get there but the line-up convinced me. It has often been a source of frustration for extreme  music lovers that bands don’t necessarily get the opportunities to tour...
  • Spectral “Neural Correlates of Hate” album review

    Spectral took their time to write this first album. First thing that goes through my mind when I think about this album it is that it has such a twisted perception on life; it is so dark and reading the lyrics honestly made me think about today`s social scene...
  • At The Gates [SE] will be playing in Bucharest in Quantic Club

    The well-known Swedish band AT THE GATES returns to Romania this year to promote the album “To Drink from the Night Itself,” released on May 18th via Century Media. On the 6thDecember, the gathering will take place at Quantic Club. Known as the cornerstone of the death-metal scene in...