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Count Grishnakh returns!

Advantages: some absolutely superb minimalist tracks, recaptures the old magic brilliantly.
Disadvantages: Closing part is weaker, those unable to seperate vargs views from his art may struggle to enjoy it

Having been put away in the late 90s for murdering his former associate and label-owner Euronymous and for burning down an ancient stave church, Varg Vikernes, aka Count Grishnakh, has finally returned to the limelight after more than 15 years in a Norweg ...

Burning_Darkness 12.03.2010 · Read full review
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You're late...

Advantages: Beautiful production, harkens back to his glory days
Disadvantages: Some tracks towards the end drag on, however it can be pleasant sometimes

Black metal has (for a long time anyway) never been one something I could truly get into. When my musical expansion in the broad field of heavy metal finally fluttered its wide wings, I almost skipped over this genre as a whole, besides a few subsiding al ...

EtudieGustavoQuartyShermanddd 27.02.2014 · Read full review
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The count returned to making metal, finally!

Advantages: Atmospheric, beautiful, and well composed music that grow each time you listen to it.
Disadvantages: More standard black metal vocals, a somewhat pointless intro.

...Varg vikernes is a name that many people associate with murder, racism/nazism and other forms of politically incorrect gestures, but that doesn't change the fact that he is a brilliant musician. After paying for his crime, Belus is here, a long awaited ne ...

quagmire27 02.10.2010 · Read full review
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