Volahn/Arizmenda/Kallathon/Shataan – Desert Dances & Serpent Sermons (2015)

Artists: Volahn/Arizmenda/Kallathon/Shataan

Album: Desert Dances & Serpent Sermons

Label: Crepúsculo Negro

Reviewer: Brandon

Launching out the door with a beautiful clean melody that sounds like it belongs in a spaghetti western, Volahn wastes absolutely no time setting the tone that the Black Twilight Circle wants to set with their newest collaborative effort: the Desert Dances & Serpent Sermons split tape between several of the stars of the indigenous-sounding Crepúsculo Negro label, which, for those that don’t know, is a Southern California based label that fronts Mexican-American black metal that tends to incorporate folk melodies into their heritage inspired music. Continue reading