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Annatar : All instruments and vocals

By the darkest of nights, Sombres Forêts was invoked by the single soul of Annatar. The first songs were composed with the desire to create cold and dark music with weapons of despair and hatred. The first Sombres Forêts demo was recorded exclusively for labels at the end of summer 2006, to find a suitable record label for future albums, and Annatar decided to sign a two-album deal with Québec’s Sepulchral Productions. Read more on

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Album: Sombres Forêts – La Mort Du Soleil

July 15th, 2013

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Sombres Forêts
La Mort Du Soleil
Sepulchral Productions
09 July 2013

by Ollie Connors

Intense. Harrowing. Bleak. Just some of the terms that could be used to describe La Mort Du Soleil, the third full-length by Québecoise atmospheric black metal act Sombres Forêts. It’s not just shards of harsh guitar and abrasive howls of shrieked vocal that engulf the ears of the listener here; we are also privy to soulful, gentle piano and wistful, dreamy acoustic guitars, that aid this record in breaking down the parameters between grim, savage black metal and the rich textures and dynamic atmospherics of post-rock.

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