May 14th, 40 replies Release Date: Better known for his blackened industrial noise project Gnaw Their Tongues, the psychotic Dutchman Mories, here under the moniker "M", rapes eardrums and black metal convention alike with side project De Magia Veterum. From the get-go Mories makes the crux of the album evident. For a man whose earlier work heralds impending loss of genitalia, a pink image of an inverted Christ is relatively tame, but, in combination with the album title, this image is about as subtle as a gun.
This first album by Earth again was a manifesto to the Great Plains of the American West, terminology desert was threadbare to describe the progressive rock numb Carlson.
Brighter, the next album, Bees Bees was the logical continuation of the slow passage of the American continent, this time paid more on the side of psychedelic experience.
Strangely Angels of Darkness Less catchy, "easy" access Bees that it is darker just read the song titles and delivers the listener little friction to hold onto.
Distance from this aspect kinematic grandiose psyche and LBS for something more abstract, almost atonal the long piece closing the album will assume full experimental until then concealed behind a desert country decorum.
Still slow, the songs grow into a corner King and the riff changes on a Theme: After several listenings, I continued my quest for meaning, trying to distinguish what landscape Carlson and his gang tried to paint in front of my eyes.
Yet it is more rich than you might think, and they come back, always, without really knowing why.
If it is darker, Angels And here lies the answer to all my questions, this latest album Earth is cosmic, universal. Away from ground threats and time, it clearly marks the beginning of a new cycle for Carlson, one of a rise, a rise which is expected to be fully expressed in the remainder of this series of concept albums.
Leave a chance on this album is a growerand it will soon become as important to you than the previous two. FoetusFoetus is your friend.In , De Magia Veterum issued its label debut on Transcendental Creations titled Migdal Bavel.
Under the same label, The Divine Antithesis was released in and The Deification the following year. This page includes DE MAGIA VETERUM The Divine Antithesis's: cover picture, songs / tracks list, members/musicians and line-up, different releases details, buy online: ebay and amazon, ratings and detailled reviews by some experts, collaborators and members.
Theonomy, from theos (god) and nomos, is a hypothetical Christian form of government in which society is ruled by divine law.
Theonomists hold that divine law, including the judicial laws of the Old Testament, should be observed by modern societies. This part of the antithesis is basically just an expression of the Golden Rule. Second, the antithesis displays a parallel between the speaker (a human) and the one being spoken to (God).
The prayer is a request for divine mercy, and at the same time a reminder that . De Magia Veterum - The Divine Antithesis () 6 panel digipack - CD 8euro's/ $10 The Beast Of The Apocalypse - A Voice From The Four Horns Of The Golden Altar () CD 8 euro's/ $10 The Beast Of The Apocalypse - Henosis () CD 8 euro's/ $ Upon first listen, De Magia Veterum appears to be indulging in nothing more than gratuitous chaos and cacophony (again) on its third studio album, 's The Divine Antithesis, but there's actually a highly sophisticated musical plan behind all this.