Come, Reap - EP
Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.
||Come, Reap||The Devil's Blood||5:08||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||River of Gold||The Devil's Blood||4:17||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||The Heavens Cry Out for the Devil's Blood||The Devil's Blood||5:34||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||White Faces||The Devil's Blood||2:43||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Voodoo Dust||The Devil's Blood||10:01||Album Only||View In iTunes|
Retro-metal bands came in all shapes and sizes during the first decade of the third millennium, with the greatest number arguably devoted to thrash and doom, but very few dared dig as deep into heavy metal's moldy, primordial soil as Holland's the Devil's Blood. Their first demos already suggested as much, but it was the group's 30-minute debut mini-album, 2008's Come Reap, that revealed the full extent of the band's dark obsession for dredging up elements of late-‘60s psychedelia, garage, and acid rock, along with the ritualized Satanism of borderline metallic outfits like Coven and Black Widow, with which to festoon their gothic ‘70s metal hallmarks. Indeed, from the insistent drums and infectious circular melody of the title track, through to the languidly hypnotic balladry of the closing epic, "Voodoo Dust" — stopping along the way to unleash echoing N.W.O.B.H.M à la Witchfynde on "River of Gold" and Nuggets-bred grooves on "The Heavens Cry Out for the Devil's Blood" — it's as though this ensemble was possessed by a malevolent spirit (surely Geezer Butler or Bobby Liebling) while recording their evocative music (a cover of Roky Erickson's "White Faces" completes the inspirational circle). And we haven't even mentioned perhaps the band's greatest asset yet: mysterious female singer, F. The Mouth of Satan, whose hauntingly multi-tracked wail and downright weird vocal timbre gives the Devil's Blood a certain je ne sais quoi arguably not witnessed in the heavy metal world since as far back as Mercyful Fate's initial creations. As essential as Satan himself.
I am a friend of Selim (guitarist and founder) and Sander (drummer and life long friend). Their music is a travel back in time to psychedelic metal/rock, but in all honesty they are a genre by itself...Farida has an amazing voice! This band has a good promise and will be a huge part in the ressurection of metal/rock.
Retro metal at its finest
This EP is amazing...It sounds like late 70's Heart mixed with prog rock with songs about the devil.
i LOVE THIS E.P.!
come on itunes-Where is the NEW album????
Formed: 2006 in Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Years Active: '00s, '10s
Top Albums and Songs By The Devil's Blood
||The Heavens Cry Out for the Devil's Blood||Come, Reap - EP||5:34||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||On the Wings of Gloria||The Thousandfold Epicentre||7:04||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Come, Reap||Come, Reap - EP||5:08||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||River of Gold||Come, Reap - EP||4:17||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Die the Death||The Thousandfold Epicentre||3:53||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Fire Burning||The Thousandfold Epicentre||5:06||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||White Faces||Come, Reap - EP||2:43||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||She||The Thousandfold Epicentre||5:39||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||The Thousandfold Epicentre||The Thousandfold Epicentre||9:02||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Unending Singularity||The Thousandfold Epicentre||2:18||$0.99||View In iTunes|