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The Ocean release cover of Lustmord’s ‘Primal [State of Being]’


Ahead of the release of ‘The Others – Lustmord Deconstructed’,  a compilation album of Lustmord tracks reinterpreted by some of the spearheads of the contemporary heavy music scene and beyond, post-metal outfit The Ocean have released their version of Lustmord’s ‘Primal [State of Being]’. Guitarist Robin Staps comments,

“While getting to know Brian (Lustmord) through the ‘Alter’ release with Karin Park, we started fantasising about a Lustmord boxset, and for a few weeks I dove deep into his immense back catalogue. His timeless, primordial soundscapes have always resonated deeply with me. 

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Ihsahn reworks the Lustmord track ‘Dark Awakening’


Berlin-based independent music label Pelagic Records commemorates the work of electronic music pioneer LUSTMORD by releasing a boxset titled The Others, based around his tenth studio album [ O T H E R ], originally released in 2008 and to date the only LUSTMORD album with guitars on it, performed by Adam Jones (TOOL), King Buzzo (MELVINS) and Aaron Turner (ISIS).

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PLAYGROUNDED ANNOUNCE NEW ALBUM ON PELAGIC RECORDS + RELEASE MUSIC VIDEO FOR TITLE TRACK


Greece has spawned countless instances of criminally underrated music acts in diverse genres ranging from black metal to electronic to avant garde pop music, and the sophomore album of modern progressive metal act Playgrounded titled ‘The death of Death’ is yet another striking example.


“Where did this come from?” you will find yourself wondering, while absorbing the stunning intensity and musical prowess on display. From the perfection of the production and the inherent innovation in defining heaviness by means of not only downtuned guitars, but also elements of electronica are the pillars of an intriguingly idiosyncratic, incredibly mature sound.

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LUSTMORD & KARIN PARK SHARE NEW SINGLE ‘HIRAETH’


Nordic pop diva KARIN PARK of ÅRABROT adds her ethereal, mournful voice and keys to the primordial sound of legendary electronic pioneer LUSTMORD for this sublime and poignant collaboration. ALTER is a ritual of our times and ‘Hiraeth’ is the new single.
https://youtu.be/KP2en_1QpHo

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