Wardaemonic – Obsequium ALBUM REVIEW

I feel really bad for this album. It’s absolutely fantastic, but I wasn’t able to fully enjoy it because of how absurdly cold my room is. Then again, maybe that just adds to the atmosphere. Anyway, this has the perfect combination between atmosphere, production, and rawness. Normally black metal albums will favor one over the other and the other sides will suffer because of that. It’ll rely too much on atmosphere, the production will be way too clean, or it’s so raw it’s silly. This doesn’t do any of those things. It helps that the vocals are also really fantastic, and at the perfect volume I might add (far away from the music to seem like it’s a struggle to say them, but close enough so that you can hear them well). Endless War and Obsequium are the absolute highlights of the album that does everything in the right ratio, and has a sick album cover art to boot.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s