Gift of Gods is the name given to this new beast from the mind of Ted Skjellum, otherwise known as Nocturno Culto, & notorious as one half of the legendary Norwegian black metal band, Darkthrone. For Gift of Gods, Nocturno turns his hand to tracks of pure heavy metal excellence, taking in a vast array of influences from decades past to concoct a special whirlwind of melodic riffing & headbanging anthems on this 30 minute heavy metal pilgrimage. 'Receive' also features a rendition of 'Looking For an Answer' originally by obscure Swedish 80's band, Universe. A labour of love over several years since its initial inception, Nocturno performs all instruments himself & has also been responsible for recording this mini-album at his own studio. 'Receive' was mixed & mastered by Jack Control at Enormous Door, having recently worked with Nocturno on Darkthrone's 'The Underground Resistance'. This vinyl edition of 'Receive' is presented on 180gm heavyweight black vinyl.
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