Well I made it through all of Decibel’s Top 100 Black Metal Albums of all Time. I’ve listened to 100 black metal albums in 3 weeks time and I gotta say, it was awesome. What have I gleamed from countless hours of blistering, desolate, grim, evil black metal? One thing is I’m not tired of black metal. All I listened to for 3 weeks was black metal and now that it’s over, I’m listening to black metal as I type this.
Another thing that is made abundantly clear is that within black metal are some of the most amazing players and musicians you will ever hear. You can shrug your shoulders and pass it off as weird foreigners just making noise but that would be a gross understatement. A lot of these albums perplex me in their musicianship and song structure...Read More