23 Feb 2016
Interview with Emil Ridderstolpe of Gothenburg psych-folk band Ill Wicker! Their second album Untamed will soon be released via The Sign Records. Can you give us some background history? I always wanted to...
Music / Reviews
20 Feb 2016
UADA Devoid Of Light Eisenwald It would seem that Eisenwald are on fire right now, with exceptional releases from the likes of Krater and Cantique Lepreux followed up by this paragon of...
19 Feb 2016
Sludgy doom from India? Yeah, that’s right and it’s as dirty as that fecal pool in Slumdog Millionaire and heavy as fuck. I asked bass player Abhishek Michael and guitar player Namit...
Interviews / Special Features
09 Feb 2016
Few bands possess an aura like the French cosmic explorers. Perhaps, like with the Ulver of old, Blut Aus Nord and a sprinkle of other much revered artists, avoiding preforming on stage...
Festivals / Live Reports
20 Jan 2016
For two days (Friday 15h, Saturday 16th January), the Little Devil bar in Tilburg was draped in black and filled with the smell of incense. These nights are reserved for a ritual...
Insights / Reviews / Special Features
12 Jan 2016
Often those who make a stand for underground music shun the mainstream for plenty of good reasons. And yet there are a few stars who are deserving of our utmost respect. Think...
12 Jan 2016
Here is an interview with Mörk Gryning’s Jonas Berndt concerning the re-release of “Tusen Ar Har Gatt” via Eisenwald. How did the idea to re-release this material come about? Eisenwald came with...
Albums of the year
19 Dec 2015
It’s WINTER SOLSTICE 2015: welcome to 3RD-EYE’s first end-of-year PLAYLIST! Playlists are not as straight forward as one might think. Shaping one’s many favourite albums in some sort of hierarchical order is...
05 Dec 2015
Heavier than thou, thus spoke whoever when describing the Indian band Shepherd. The band from Bengaluru has an album out that will be loved by those who love the riff. Before you...
Live / Photography
25 Nov 2015
TERZIJ DE HORDE, GNAW THEIR TONGUES, LASTER, NEFAST @ LE GUESS WHO? dB’s Studio, Utrecht, 20th November 2015 TERZIJ DE HORDE GNAW THEIR TONGUES: LASTER: NEFAST:
Interviews / Music
23 Nov 2015
VASTUM are slowly but surely building a reputation as one of old-school underground death metal’s grimiest forces. Leila Abdul-Rauf is an integral part of the band, providing her considerable talents on the guitar – but...
10 Nov 2015
Here is an interesting overview on Landskap’s two albums by Thor Joakimsson, starting from the October 2015 release. Alex Mysteerie, Ed. Landskap II Self-release/Black Widow Wow – that’s what I call fast! Only...