Follow The Metal Crypt on Twitter  The Metal Crypt on Facebook  The Metal Crypt's YouTube Channel
Review: Mimorium - Blood of Qayin
Mimorium
www.facebook.com/mimorium
Blood of Qayin

Label: Spread Evil Productions
Year released: 2020
Duration: 41:03
Tracks: 8
Genre: Black Metal

Rating: 4.25/5

Review online: March 23, 2020
Reviewed by: Luxi Lahtinen
Readers Rating
for:
Blood of Qayin

Rated 4/5 (80%) (1 Vote)
Review

Mimorium are a relatively new Finnish Black Metal outfit that formed in 2016, and they've already released two full-lengths including this one in that time, so they definitely have the productivity you'd expect from a Black Metal act so far. Rather than the grim, raw Finnish sound, however, this band leans more on the more melodic soundscapes of Swedish Black Metal from the '90s that recalls acts like Allegiance, Dark Funeral, and Mörk Gryning. That's not to say they are lacking in grit or attitude, just that they focus more on creating dark, lovely melodies that could easily be passed off as coming from a lost relic of that scene. The songwriting is tight and organic, with the songs blazing by with variety and nice interplays between more typical Black Metal shrieks and a more grunted vocal style. Can't really list highlights because all the songs rule in some way, each one making a strong case for a large-scale revival of good ol' fashioned Swedish Black Metal. Recommended.

Click below for more reviews
Latest 0-9 A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z Various Books/Zines 

HOME
























The Metal Crypt - Crushing Posers Since 1999
Copyright  © 1999-2020, Michel Renaud / The Metal Crypt.  All Rights Reserved.