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PILLORIAN (Ex-AGALLOCH, UADA, Etc.) Unveils Very Black Metal New Song, "A Stygian Pyre"

Not quite Agalloch.

Not quite Agalloch.

John Haughm (ex-Agalloch), Stephen Parker (Maestus, ex-Arkhum), and Trevor Matthews (Uada, ex-Infernus), have all teamed up after the demise of Agalloch to form Pillorian. The trio will release a 7" on February 10 via Dammerung Arts/Eisenwald ahead of its Obsidian Arc debut album, due out March 10 via Eisenwald, and now we get to hear one half of the 7" release!

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"A Stygian Pyre" certainly has a very faint Agalloch tinge to it, though it's much more straightforward in terms of its black metal tendencies than I feel like Agalloch was sometimes. I guess minus the progressive aspect, in a way, though I do love the track.

What do you think?

[via Stereogum]

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