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Release date: 20 November 2007
Style: Death metal, Funeral doom metal

Rating:

8.4 | 66 votes

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01. A Caress Of The Void
02. Mare Erythraeum
03. Of Purest Absolution
04. Astray In Eternal Night
05. Descend the Lifeless Womb
06. Suffer A Martyr's Trial (Procession At Dusk)
07. Orogeny

The Best Extreme Doom Metal Album Of 2007

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Additional info
"A Caress Of The Void" was originally set for a Halloween (10/31) release.
However, problems at the CD pressing plant have delayed the album until the
20th of November.

Staff review by
Marcel Hubregtse

Rating:
9.2
Probably THE most anticipated extreme doom release of 2007 is finally upon us. And that after only a two-year wait. So Evoken have speeded up their song-writing pace, but thank God they didn't speed up the music itself.

Putting the cd into the player with trembling hands and sweaty palms I press the play button and in typical Evoken fashion "suddenly the horizon darkens, swallowing every single ray of light that tries to penetrate the gloomy clouds" © DerRozzengarten 2005. And I am instantly being enveloped by the majestic treacly riffs which suck me into a void while caressing me.

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published 29.12.2007 | Comments (16)

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serega25 - 03.03.2013 at 19:37  
Rating: 10 Evoken invented a new genre of doom metal - soul-crushing doom...
mz - 06.10.2013 at 15:19  
Rating: 8 Definitely prefered Quietus and Antithesis of Light over this. Still a great album for sure

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