Interview: Elusive God

We are very happy to present you for the second time an interview with the Croatian epic doom metal band Elusive God on our blog. The first time we talked to them was in January 2021, followed by two more contributions from the band for our big Manilla Road Special and an obituary for Eric […]

Eric Wagner – All that remains is true

Guest feature written by Elusive T./Elusive God oh lord please take my soul take my in your arms rest assured and as i lay me down to sleep throughout the night forever in your heartall that remains is true While I was listening to The Skull‘s song “All that remains is true“, a scene from one of the first episodes […]

Our Top 10 Albums of 2022 (First Half)

Today we present you our favourite albums from the first half of the current year. Aidan: 1. Véhémence – Ordalies 2. Fer de Lance – The Hyperborean 3. Ash of Ashes – Traces 4. Vanaheim – Een verloren verhaal 5. Aara – Triade II: Hemera 6. Iron Griffin – Storm of Magic 7. Mamorlis – […]

Review: Elusive God – Trapped in a Future Unknown

Release: 20/05/2022 If you want to put together a doom festival at the moment that features the most exciting newcomer bands of today, you have to look towards Croatia: Thanks to Elusive God, this Balkan gem is playing in the top league of this genre. If you don’t know the band yet, you should read […]

Manilla Road Special (10): Elusive God

We’re very glad to present to you this very special contribution to our series about Manilla Road. No more words needed, enjoy reading – and check out Elusive God, of course! After months of persuading myself that I should actually write this text, I’ve finally decided to give it a try. Why? I was under […]

Interview: Elusive God

A doom band from Croatia – that sounds quite special. I’m not sure but I think that I’ve never bought a record released by an artist from this – wonderful! – country. Well, Elusive God‘s debut EP The Darkest Flame has to be included in every decent (doom) metal collection because it’s undoubtedly one of […]