Thrash Hits

Falls of Rauros

Falls of Rauros image provided by Last.fm Biography from Last.fm

Falls of Rauros is a black metal/folk metal band hailing from Maine. Forming in 2005 as a 2 piece, they later expanded into a quartet and since 2010 have been performing live with a consistent line-up. Designated instruments and roles on recordings are handled by various band members and are not set in stone. The Light That Dwells in Rotten Wood features Austin Lunn (Panopticon, Seidr) on drums due to the band being between drummers at the time of its conception. Read more on Last.fm

Falls of Rauros on Thrash Hits

EP: Falls of Rauros / Panopticon – Split EP

May 9th, 2014

FallsofRaurosPanopticonThrashHits

Falls of Rauros / Panopticon
Split EP
Bindrune Recordings
29 April 2014

by Cheryl Carter

Panopticon’s career output been fairly prolific, with the one man band giving us four full lengths (with another due this summer) and seven split releases (including the one we talk about here). It’s in stark contrast to Falls of Rauros who, in a similar time scale, have released two full lengths a handful of early demos and this split. Both though, tread their own path of nature inspired black metal with the former often turning to slightly different sounds depending on the records theme while the latter are firmly planted in that Cascadian sound that’s been rife these last few years.

[Read more →]

Tags