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Out soon: Brånd debut demo cassette second edition

Tour de Garde will be officially distributing the debut demo of Brånd from Austria. Brånd is a new fierce and dangerous punk induced Black Metal from the most caliginous area of Austria. Brånd perform raw and crude thunderous music with gloomy vocals. The demo cassette should be released in a few days, stay tuned to grab a copy of this frantic creation. In the mean time you can stream or download it at http://braand.bandcamp.com/ In other news, Tour de Garde is slowly rebuilding its massive imperial inventory. Several old and new items have been added to the mail order including releases from...

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UNO ACTU "Dans les poubelles, je trouve des bijoux" digital release

Uno Actu "Dans les poubelles, je trouve des bijoux" is the latest offering of this enigmatic and murky project. Stream or download it at http://unoactu.bandcamp.com Older demo cassettes are still available in the Tour de Garde mail order.

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Akitsa "Grands tyrans" Pro-MC is in stock now

Five years in the making, Montreal's Akitsa delivers their fifth album of spirited and inevitable black metal fatalism. A respected and passionate disciple of the black metal underground from its earliest days, Akitsa's Outre-Tombe has remained true to the spirit of the genre, while carving out a personal space within it. Akitsa was founded in an environment of isolation. A pre-Akitsa Outre-Tombe gained experience from early maneuvers out of the DIY cassette culture of the early 90's experimental mail circuit, and he eventually transmuted this abstraction and freedom back into misanthropic black metal -- and Akitsa was born. This passionate...

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Out soon: Blood Victory and Gohr Al Krohn demo reissue

Tour de Garde is proud to announce that two forgotten black metal gems from the mighty French black metal underground will be re-released under its banner very soon. Read the following lines for all details.BLOOD VICTORY "Shadows of War" PRO-MCBlood Victory's "Shadows of War" demo is the creation of the one and only sinister soul, Nahar. Resurrecting a medieval war-minded spirit, Nahar creates timeless hymns evoking the majestuous times when swords and arrows were out for blood. Originally released on the cult French black metal label Black and Dark Mansion (Winter Funeral, Seigneur Voland, Gorgon, Chemin de haine, etc) back...

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ASKEREGN "Monumenter" pro-mc IS NOW AVAILABLE.

The highly anticipated debut cassette LP by Askeregn is strictly limited to 250 copies. These three fury filled norsemen's hearts perform elegant black metal with a rough and violent edge. Following the guidelines established by the forefathers of the genre, Askeregn raise the intensity by creating an unmatched ambience that is a mixture of emotions only black metal can achieve. A blend of epic battleground aggression combined with repetitive, yet hypnotic rhythms, that drives one to reach the deepest part of the innerself. CD and LP version are available from Terratur Possessions Nidrosian stronghold.

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