Friday, October 4, 2013
Ildjarn - Forest Poetry (2013 NN Promo)
"The final Ildjarn reissue is 1996’s Forest Poetry, which more or less is a hearken back to the debut. Punk riffs with dark edges still remain, creating what is still a proto-black sound long after it had already been firmly established by other acts at this point (remember that 1996 is what some consider to be the golden age of the genre) so I’m not sure how it originally went over with people who already had access to higher quality material at the time. We still see some fierceness in “Clashing Of Swords” but the next six tracks that come after it are short and forgettable..."
More Here: http://newnoisemagazine.com/album-review-ildjarn-forest-poetry-reissue/