Perhaps the pinnacle of abyssal New Zealand darkness, VASSAFOR and SINISTROUS DIABOLUS join together for a special split LP to be released by IRON BONEHEAD PRODUCTIONS. Following their cult debut double-LP, Obsidian Codex, VASSAFOR are up first and offer two double-digit tracks of perpetually pulsing/slithering churn 'n' spurn, their sepulchral black/death metal verily the sound of a slow descent into Hell - and with a special tribute during second track "Son of Moon." On their side of the split, SINISTROUS DIABOLUS pick up where their hotly tipped debut LP, Total Doom/ /Desecration, left off: a 20-minute monolith that builds from absolutely desolate doom-death into a teeth-gnashing surge of hypnotic bestiality. Perfectly paired, VASSAFOR and SINISTROUS DIABOLUS offer two unique paths into the eldritch depths...
released May 8, 2014
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