Release date: 14 April 2012
Style: Atmospheric black metal, Pagan black metal

Rating:

8.1 | 37 votes

Owners:

18 have it
7 want it


01. Meningslösheten
02. Klardrömmar
03. Skelepht
04. Tonerna Till Vårt Slut
05. Échec
06. Förruttnelsens Hypostaser
07. Valan
08. Intigheten

Review


Line-up
Vinterfader - vocals, keyboards
Narstrand - guitars, bass, vocals

Session musicians
Blotgast - drums

Staff review by
Troy Killjoy

Rating:
8.7
Vinterfader and Narstrand are back again with another excellent take on atmospheric black metal with the typical pagan themes and hints of experimentation becoming synonymous with Dråpsnatt. Fans of the band will not be disappointed, and newcomers are urged to check this out immediately.

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published 22.05.2012 | Comments (30)

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Pazdzioch - 25.04.2012 at 17:34  
  I listened to the song "Klardrömmar" and I'm very impressed (haven't heard of this band before). Great harsh vocals (kicks me in the face), nice atmosphere and all very well produced. What more do you want?. I must hear the whole album asap.
Troy Killjoy - 25.04.2012 at 17:46  
Rating: 8
Written by Pazdzioch on 25.04.2012 at 17:34
I must hear the whole album asap.

Same. Eagerly awaiting my copy in the mail so I can review it...
Fritillaria - 25.04.2012 at 17:48  
  I am looking forward to this album too I just heard the last song and everything about it was so good,then so eagerly want to hear the whole album
Pazdzioch - 08.05.2012 at 17:57  
  Stunning album from start to finish. Album of the year for me so far.
Troy Killjoy - 08.05.2012 at 18:41  
Rating: 8
Written by Pazdzioch on 08.05.2012 at 17:57
Stunning album from start to finish. Album of the year for me so far.

You've heard it already? :O

I'm still waiting on my copy.
Pazdzioch - 08.05.2012 at 20:39  
 
Written by Troy Killjoy on 08.05.2012 at 18:41

You've heard it already? :O

I'm still waiting on my copy.

Yes. I hope you'll get it quickly and look forward to your review.
Oaken - 06.06.2012 at 22:31  
Rating: 8 Nice album. Atmospheric and easy-to-get-into.
Draugen - 20.08.2012 at 15:41  
Rating: 9 Despite my high expectations for this album, seeing as I adored the previous ones, I was not disappointed. I'm under the impression that Dråpsnatt just keeps on evolving for the better with each release - while not straying too far from their core sound.

One of the most interesting aspects of the bands music in my opinion is its ability to convey so many different emotions, without it coming across as forced. Anger and sadness are maybe the two most obvious ones but because of the subtle yet significant use of the keyboard the music can be very relaxing as well. Another thing worth mentioning are the vocals which are stellar. The tortured wailings adds a depressive touch to the atmosphere while the clean vocals, which could have easily ruined things, spice things up in terms of variety.

All in all, Skelepht is a really nice addition to the already great discography of Dråpsnatt and I can barely wait to see what the band comes up with next.
BoxCar Willy - 29.11.2012 at 01:50  
Rating: 9 Very strong release.
DevilishSong - 08.12.2012 at 06:32  
Rating: 9 Excellent and emotional variation under the same structure .
Fredd - 08.12.2012 at 14:56  
  Pagan, eh... Interesting.

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