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REVIEW: IANAI – “Sunir”


by Carina Lawrence / Dark Art Conspiracy

IANAI is a mysterious multi-instrumentalist project from Jaani Peuhu (Swallow The Sun), which includes collaborations from members of HIM, Massive Attack, Sisters of Mercy and The Rasmus. Through Jaani’s vision and the impressive array of guests, it is no surprise this debut album ‘Sunir’ embodies many sounds and influences, taking you on a beautiful, transcendent journey. ‘Sunir’ will take listeners through the instrumentation of Scandinavia, Africa, Asia, the Middle East and South America and beyond. 

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IANAI Launch Final Single ‘Khaalo’ From Upcoming Album


Here’s a comment from Jaani about the single, “Khaalo“:

It is a song about confronting your own fears and limitations you’ve carried within since childhood. What things are suitable in our culture and what are we allowed to believe in? In this song we’re breaking free from all that, with no fear of being condemned by our peers or society. Out of our dark hiding places with small, fearful steps first and then onwards and upwards as high as we can. There’s no stopping us.”

There were giants in the earth in those days; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bore children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.”

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I Am The Night Featuring members of Insomnium, Omnium Gatherum, Paradise Lost Share new video


Behold! I Am The Night release a new music video from their debut album released this coming May on Svart Records.

The new band featuring Finnish metal scene legends opens an ancient chasm of Black Metal, born of an epic tradition. 

Rising from the deep valleys of Kymi in southernmost Finland, I Am The Night is Black Metal rooted in the classic early 90’s tradition, where walls of guitars and synthesizers raise the forces of darkness in a battle against the heavens and burning angels light up the night sky. 

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I AM THE NIGHT ANNOUNCE DEBUT ALBUM & SHARE NEW VIDEO


Behold! I Am The Night release new music video and announce album release this coming May. 

New band featuring Finnish metal scene legends opens an ancient chasm of Black Metal, born of an epic tradition. 

Rising from the deep valleys of Kymi in southernmost Finland, I Am The Night is Black Metal rooted in the classic early 90’s tradition, where walls of guitars and synthesizers raise the forces of darkness in a battle against the heavens and burning angels light up the night sky. 

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DOODSWENS Announce New Album ‘Lichtvrees’ Release Single ‘In Mijn Bloed’


Svart Records is proud to unleash the debut album from Dutch female Black Metal duo Doodswens! “Lichtvrees” (translation: fear of light) will be unveiled to the world on the 3rd of December 2021. Doodswens’ Black Metal is a bleak, distorted wave of negative energy according to the tenets set by the Scandinavian originators but with their own new organic reflection of darkness. Their name translated as “Death Wish,” Doodswens breathe new life into the dust of the past, inspired by the rawness of the ‘90s and capturing the black hearts of a new throng of acolytes as they ignite the gloom.

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Introducing: I Am The Night featuring members of Insomnium, Omnium Gatherum, Paradise Lost


The new band featuring Finnish metal scene legends opens an ancient chasm of Black Metal, born of an epic tradition.


Rising from the deep valleys of Kymi in southernmost Finland, I Am The Night is Black Metal rooted in the classic early 90’s tradition, where walls of guitars and synthesizers raise the forces of darkness in a battle against the heavens and burning angels light up the night sky.

Continue reading Introducing: I Am The Night featuring members of Insomnium, Omnium Gatherum, Paradise Lost