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Release date: August 1993
Style: Black metal

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01. Den Onde Kysten
02. Key To The Gate
03. En Ring Til Aa Herske
04. Lost Wisdom
05. Han Som Reiste
06. Naar Himmelen Klarner
07. Snu Mikrokosmos Tegn
08. Svarte Troner

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Rating:
8.6
The album starts off like an endless void which builds into harsh Black Metal with a touch of depression and agony which is the reputed trademark of a Burzum album. From start to finish, this album is a roller coaster of emotions and raw music which will take you to a place deep into Middle Earth if you're a Tolkien fan. If not, it really doesn't matter as this album's depressive and aggressive combination will blow your mind towards the outer realms of Saturn. "Det Som Engang Var" (''What Once Was'') is medieval and transcends humanity and all links with the present world you live in.

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published 07.02.2007 | Comments (17)

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Damshak - 01.07.2011 at 23:06  
  The best song of this album is ''Lost Wisdom''.Also it is one of the Burzum's best songs.
musicalkaratekid - 30.09.2011 at 19:39  
Rating: 9 Probably their best album with songs under ten minutes long. I listen to this album to get me to sleep.its that hypnotic...
Góral - 18.01.2013 at 02:38  
Rating: 8 Lost Wisdom, 2.53 - one of my best moments in music ever.
squidrick420 - 02.02.2013 at 06:48  
Rating: 10 I love this so much, but i have to be careful how much i listen because i only have it on vinyl and i gotta keep it forever so yeah... Anyways this is old school burzum at its best (tied with filosofem), this has the perfect blend of ambiance and aggression that fucks with your brain!
Góral - 21.04.2013 at 02:38  
Rating: 8 And now again - "Lost Wisdom" and this incredible solo. Over and over again and again. You can go crazy, really

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