VARIOUS ARTISTS
A Collection Of Noisymotions
(Osmose Productions)
Approx. 150min

Osmose Productions had the excellent idea to literally cram tons of video clips in one DVD which sums up the visual history of the label so far, and the result turns out extremely convincing! All I can say is that all the tracks featured here are pleasant to watch to say the least. On the most sick and disturbing side, you certainly enjoy both ARKHON INFAUSTUS (‘Whirlwind Journey’) and ANTAEUS (‘Blood War III") clips, proving that the French extreme Metal scene is more than healthy today. Really offending material. Another clip worth to mention is the ABOMINATOR one (‘Renegades Of Hell Command’, a FANTASTIC track, an instant classic) where the editing work is remarkable, with a perfect synchronization of the soundtrack (directly taken from the essential "Subversive For Lucifer" album) with studio and live footage. The price of the most bewitching and beautiful segment goes to ABSU for ‘Fantasizing To The Third Of The Pagan Vision’: strange occult visual atmosphere to illustrate an adventurous and sinuous song, a true journey into the dark side! IMPALED NAZARENE takes the lion’s share here, with no less than six videos featured. One of them (‘Hardboiled And Still Hellbound’) proved to be peculiarly funny in my camp, reminding me silly cover arts of both NWOBHM and German cheesy early 1980 Metal albums, but put in motion this time. Yeah, a cool chick indeed! The palm of originality, both musically and visually, goes to NOTRE DAME (three clips included here), an alliance of French Grand-Guignol and Italian Horror B-movies perhaps? The most funny and moronic clip is certainly the GEHENNAH one, with a certain SPINAL TAP vibe surrounding it: refreshing indeed to see Metal dudes who take themselves not that seriously and enjoy stupid fun! I stop here the surely fastidious enumeration of all the acts included here; I can’t cite everything and everybody! Let’s say that the bonus section of this DVD offers even more! No less than five live tracks of IMMORTAL featuring the classic line-up Abbath-Demonaz-Grim (RIP), footage of an ANGELCORPSE performance (shot in Paris I think, if I am right, I was there, right beside the guy who shot that), BLASPHEMY on stage somewhere in Europe (?), only to cite the most interesting stuff. Of course, if you collect video bootleg, maybe you own this special stuff already, but personally I am more than happy to watch this stuff on an inalterable format! The only let down of this superb DVD is for me the "At Home With Snowy" segment, a loss of time, where Snowy looks more like a tired transvestite than anything else, embarrassing really. Well too sum it up, I am far to have described all the richness of this DVD. I am sure you understood you have to own this piece of plastic urgently. Thanks Osmose for offering such a class product which proves the respect the label always have to the Metal fans (that said without vile flattery!)

Edouard Vergriete

Edouard Vergriete

More:
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Heavy 25 Anos (Anders Peter Jørgensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - A Brazilian Tribute To Bathory -... (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - The Church Within Records Vol. 1:... (Thomas Reitmayer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Sampler MMXVIII (Anders Peter Jørgensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Russian Death Metal Vol. 5 (Rick Peart)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Sampler MMXVII (Michael Tak)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Russian Death Metal Vol. 4 (Anders Peter Jørgensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Tribute To REPULSION (Lem Lycurgus)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Pounding Metal - A Tribute To Exciter (Thomas Meyer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Seven Burning Churches - A Tribute To... (Anders Peter Jørgensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Thrashing Damnation: Thru Compilation 2 (Thomas Meyer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Born To Punish The Skies... A... (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Russian Death Metal Vol. 3 (Jaime Pérez)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Symphonies Of Madness Vol.I (Antonio Barrote)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Black Metal Warfare (Thomas Reitmayer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Compendium Of Metal Vol. 9 (Anders Peter Jørgensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - 4 Doors To Death (Dick Osmond)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Vestibule Of Hell (Anders Peter Jørgensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - 6 Ways Of Hell (Thomas Meyer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - By The Gods: A Noble Tribute To Virgin... (Julián "We Rule The Night" Núñez)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - If A Person Is Ill That Doesn't Mean... (Thomas Meyer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Revolution Calling! (Christoph Göbel)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Imperative Music Compilation Volume VIII (Michael Tak)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - No Colours Records - 15 Years Jubileum... (Julián Núñez)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Born To Punish The Skies... A... (Thomas Meyer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Fryslân (Thomas Meyer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Deathophobia Vol.VIII (F.Cthulhu E.)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Contaminated 5.0 (Edouard Vergriete)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Century Media - Covering 20 Years Of... (Nathan Shapiro)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Better Undead Than Alive (Ramon Claassen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - And In The Darkness Bind Them - A... (Matthias Auch)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Death... Is Just The Beginning Vol. 6 (Leif Jensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Don't Burn The Witch - A Heavy Speed... (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Face Your Underground Vol.3 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Grind Madness At The BBC - The Earache... (Michael Tak)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Metal Mania 2008 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Monsters Of Death Vol.2 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Monsters Of Death (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Swedish Death Metal (Julián Núñez)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Metal On Metal - The 4th Crusade (Luxi Lahtinen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Metal Inquisition Compilation (Julian “Inquisitor of Metal” Nunez)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Strong As Steel - A Tribute To Anvil (Angelica Jannone)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Death Rules Supreme - A Tribute To... (Thomas Meyer)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Afterparty Massacre (Mindaugas 'Plix' Lapinskas)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - The Dead Pit Compilation (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Obscene Extreme 2003 - The DVD (Michael Oelschlegel)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Party.San Festival DVD 2006 (Nhashi)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Black Lotus Records DVD - Sampler (Torsten Gründig)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Vates Noctes Compilation Vol. I (Nhashi)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Altars Of Mad Death Vol. 1 (Ramon Claassen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - The French Underground Series (Christoph Göbel)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Resurrected In Festering Slime (Anders Peter Jørgensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Relapse Singles Series Vol.4 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - From The Underground... For The... (Thomas Ehrmann)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Spikefarm Sampler (Nhashi)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Demonic Plague - Tribute To Death (Leif Jensen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Requiems Of Revulsion - A Tribute To... (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - The Plague / The First Cuts (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Hellbangers - Metal Forces (Manolis A.)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Scream Forth Blasphemy - A Tribute To... (Hacker)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Relapse Singles Series Vol.3 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Berlin Extreme 2006 (Tim Klöcker)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Metal Reigns Supreme (Stefan Franke)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Svartmetall Compilation 2001 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Resurrected In Festering Slime (Thomas Ehrmann)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Brazilian Assault (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Rage Of Achilles - Conquest For The... (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Keep It True - The Underground Kodex... (Michael Tak)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Unforgotten Past - In Memory Of Chuck... (Ramon Claassen)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Face Your Underground Vol.4 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Seven Gates Of Horror - A Tribute To... (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Berlin Extreme 2007 / Vol. 2 (Tim Klöcker)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - In The Eyes Of Death II (Schenk)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Face Your Underground Vol.1 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Conqueror Of The Ibex Moon Vol. 1 (Stefan Franke)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - The Reaper Comes III (Christoph Göbel)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - King Diamond Tribute (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Face Your Underground Vol.5 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Speed Kills... Again (Wes Rhodes)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Relapse Singles Series Vol.5 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Overload 2 - Tribute To Metallica (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Fenriz Presents... The Best Of... (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Thrashing Holocaust (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Face Your Underground Vol.2 (Frank Stöver)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Rising Of Yog-Sothoth - Tribute To... (Matthias Auch)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Reflections From The Abyss Chapter 1 (Wes Rhodes)
VARIOUS ARTISTS - Metal Message IV (Matthias Auch)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *