News Posts

Amenra shared a performance video of their acoustic rendition of the Townes Van Zandt track ‘Black Crow Blues’ for the recently on Neurot Recordings released ‘Songs Of Townes Van Zandt Vol. III’ album with interpretations by Cave In and Marissa Nadler besides Amenra!

German black metal experimentalists Der Weg Einer Freiheit released a brand new live video for the song ‘Eiswanderer’! If you like what you see and hear, make sure you catch them live on their upcoming European tour with Igorrr, Amenra and Hangman’s Chair!

Absent In Body unveils the first oppressive track ‘The Acres/The Ache’, from their upcoming debut album ‘Plague God’!

Hard times require even harder music. Enter Doodseskader. A new project with ties to some of Belgium’s most beloved sludge and metal bands…

Ieperfest 2019 add 12 new names to the poster. Early bird ticket sales have now started.

Time to add some local talent to the lineup of Alcatraz 2019! The extremely popular and talented sludge / post-metal band Amenra from Belgium!

Photo Reports

When the line-up of the 2018 edition of Blow-Up festival got released bit by bit, we decided that we couldn’t let this event pass us by. With some of the biggest names in the sludge and doom scene and a few really special and rather rare sights on a stage over here, it’s something we’ve […]

Gig Reports

Amenra put down yet another exceptional show in Helsinki, as we have come to expect from this band!

Oathbreaker played post black-metal with a twist to it and they didn’t dissapoint.


Darkness, underground, dripping of hate and vile regret… our editor-in-chief has delivered his ode to absolute and relentless black in his albums of the year 2017…

2017 seems to be the year one-man projects had the biggest impact on C’kes listening habits!

A full year of incredible releases that we are trying to cram into a list of “albums of the year”, here we go again…