Monday, June 29, 2009

Silvester Anfang - Silvester Anfang II

"Belgian princes of darkness Silvester Anfang have undergone some serious changes since their last full-length, embracing new members (from bands like Kiss The Anus Of A Black Cat, Ignatz and Burial Hex) and a new sound. They've even rebranded themselves as a sequel to their former selves - Silvester Anfang II, more preoccupied with classic psych rock than ever before, balancing deep drone and Germanic motorik principles with ceremonial, robe-adorned freak folk wig-outs. With tracks like 'Na Regen Komt Sondvlred', 'The Devil Always Shits In The Same Graves Pt1' and the electrified Eastern tones of 'Ossesaaddans' the group seem to have grown into a far more substantial presence, weaving a multilayered sound that manages to succeed during quieter campfire moments (such as the haunting '60s-style oddity 'Boom Van De Eerste Menstruatie') as well as on louder interjections like 'Burkelbos', which is like a krautrock-tinted take on the Acid Mothers template, full of freeform electronic thrash and groove-heavy jamming."- boomkat

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Label/Date: Aurora Borealis, 2009
Genre: funeral folk, psych, drone, middle eastern, kraut, experimental
From: Belgium
Similar/Related: Harvestman, Master Musicians of Bukkake, Acid Mothers Temple, Sunburned Hand of the Man, Burial Hex, Six Organs of Admittance, Grails, Barn Owl, Kiss The Anus Of A Black Cat
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data.hypercomplex said...

Ah nice! Thx a lot!

And about that Harvestman. If a search via blogsearch I find a lot of blogs who still got that album on their blog.

Queixada said...

his dudeness, thx a lot man, great albums, you-re saving my days.

Sorry said...

Thanks for posting. Top album.