California, the State of entertainment gives you Yidhra, a load of heavy riffs and doom metal. This band’s album “Cult Of Bathory” is a four song EP that will have you listening to the heaviest of riffs, those that have a mixture of heavy metal and doom metal. The sound is a hammer banging in your head, coming straight from the drums, as the classic toned guitars slow jams down with those powerful power chords and rhythm. The track “Reign of Terror” is a brutal speedy doom metal song, with the right recipe of destruction, giving you the imminent sounds of the underground. The darkest of riffs comes in on minute 2:30 followed by a deadly guitar solo.
If you like Corrosion of Conformity, Ancient Spell among others make sure to grab your copy of this astounding harmony. The melodies come in at the right time, soon after the brutal heavy powerful riffs. This band is playing doom metal and they are doing a fuckintastic job. But don’t let us tell you that, check them out on your own and tell us how your life sucked until now. The band emerged from the hellish pits in 2009, having influences by Saint Vitus and Electric Wizard, this band sticks to the roots of metal and provides heavy riffs. Get in touch with your spiritual side, and let Yidhra take you to the dark realm where groove will sway your body side to side as the catchy riffs kick you in the ass.
Initially released this past Winter via Black Voodoo Records on limited ten-inch vinyl and digital formats, the follow-up to 2013’s critically-lauded Hexedfull-length was captured live with master engineer and producer Bill Metoyer (Slayer, Corrosion of Conformity, Trouble, etc.) at Skull Seven Productions and boasts four dark, lead-footed hymns centered on the occult, witchcraft, life, death and imminent destruction. Cult Of Bathoryis now available on cassette through The Harmacy Records’ Giallo imprint.
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