ZGARD "Ascension: Paramatman" (split with PROHOD)

Style: Atmospheric Black/Folk Metal

Recorded: 2013

Released: 2014 (CD, lim. digi-CD)

Avallable in our shop: No


Overview:

Split release between atmospheric pagan black metallers ZGARD from Ukraine and melodic atmospheric folk black metallers PROHOD from Romania. Zgard surprise us in every album, with their great atmospheric expression, while Prohod are following the same line from the first album with cold riffs, variations and great melody. The wonderful artwork is once again by Moga of Kogaion Art.

Tracklist:
1. Zgard - Creak Of The Tree    
2. Zgard - Wander The Mist    
3. Zgard - Cold Sundown     
4. Zgard - Madness     
5. Prohod - Văzduh Însîngerat
6. Prohod - Suflarea Chintesenţei
7. Prohod - Viscol De Tăciune    
8. Prohod - Calea Visului     
9. Prohod - Suiş Către Vîrful Uitării Lumeşti

If you already like the previous works of Zgard and Prohod, this split album is a safe investment, since both bands move in the same style with their previous works. If you are into atmospheric folk melodic black metal in general, this release is a great chance to get to know two great bands.

Metal Soundscapes (EN, 8.5/10), January 2014