Dark Essence Records

Taake – Avvik (EP Review)

One of the more prolific bands in the Black Metal pantheon, Norwegian purists Taake return with an EP meant to consolidate some work they did on three separate split vinyl releases, each released within the past couple of years. Working with such luminaries as Helheim, ... Read More

Taake – Kong Vinter (Album Review)

In the dark and sinister world of pure Norwegian Black Metal, Taake has been significantly at the forefront for over 20 years. Begun in the early nineties with purely evil demos and then studio albums, finally Taake returns with their seventh studio album, Kong Vinter, on ... Read More