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Ondt Blod – Natur: quotes and impressions

March 12th, 2018

Great reviews for Ondt Blod’s sophomore effort “Natur”

International press:
Rush On Rock – 8/10
“It doesn’t even matter that they’re not signing in English. Good music and catchy tunes will always find a way to cut through the language barrier”

Metal Hammer UK – 7/10
“The bottled rage of closer ‘Giron’ serves up a blazing celebration of their hardcore roots”

Nine Circles
“It’s refreshing to hear a band refuse to hide their more pop leanings and instead embrace them”

Svbterranean.net – 8/10
“Ondt Blod‘s Natur is a truly unique post-hardcore record that is fierce, angular, catchy and upbeat all at once”

Two guys metal reviews
“Powerful, chock to the brim with massive choruses and incredibly fun”

Zware Metalen – 82/100

Wave byte – 4/5
“Norwegian quintet Ont Vlod (or, Bad Blood) blur genre lines and break down what we know about ‘hardcore’”

GFR – 4/6

Away From Life – 4/5

Punk Rock Theory

Flick of the finger – 3,5/5
“Norwegian quintet Ondt Blod has something unique and bold”

Monk Hammer –

Norwegian press:
VG – 5/6
“De har en musikalsk tyngde og et brennende engasjement som sjeldent skinner igjennom på så tydelig og fokusert fengende vis i musikk”

Dagbladet – 5/6
“Ondt Blod gir og tar litt på «Natur», men summen av alt er nok en kanonavlevering fra det kalde nord”

Feedback – 5/6
“Albumet byr på så mye kreativitet og musikkglede at det er umulig å ikke la seg sjarmere”

Norway rock magazine – 5/6
“Ondt Blod er definitivt ikke redde for å utfordre seg selv eller eksperimentere nye lyder og stilarter”

Musikknyheter.no – 7/10
“Utfordrende, skremmende og ulovlig fengende”

Tidal Norge – Låt-for-låt gjennomgang av “Natur”

Interviews:

Metal Hammer UK – On the sapmi background

Battle Helm – About the band, touring, artwork and the future.

Already heard – Music by the numbers

Nine Circles – Profile: John Nilsen of Norwegian Hardcorists Ondt Blod

 

Premiers:
Metal Hammer – Full album stream

Visions Magazine – “Unge Kniva” single premier