Monday, 17 October 2011
Ptahil – For His Satanic Majesty’s Glory
From Ft. Wayne, Indiana, Ptahil here release their first full length album “For His Satanic Majesty’s Glory” on Wraith Productions. Ptahil are Mhaghnius (from Typhus and Dethroned) and Luathka (ex-Fog, Hordes of the Lunar Eclipse, The Lurking Corpses) and, in their own words have emerged from the Temple of Da’at Studios with this release. From the first listen through what is evident is the musicianship and layers of texture that are put on show throughout. The listener cannot, whatever their predisposed judgment towards Satanic Gnosticism and music, be captivated by the integration of darkness, isolation and furious punk attitude......