Krigsgrav – Waves of Degradation (2016)

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Author: Gay For Gary Oldman

Artist: Krigsgrav

Album: Waves of Degradation

Label: Bindrune Recordings

Rating: 7/10

Krigsgrav. The name sounds like they’re from Scandinavia. They play a blend of atmospheric doomy black metal. Imagine my surprise when their Archives page tells me they’re from Texas. I suppose if Australia’s Mournful Congregation can release The June Frost, this isn’t too much of a stretch. Rooted primarily in atmospheric black metal, Krigsgrav don’t buy too heavily into the Cascadian sound of their northern neighbours, instead opting for a bleaker offering with touches of doom and folk. Continue reading