Sounds Like: Emperor, Cradle of Filth
Label: Nuclear Blast and Cacophonous
Bio: BAL-SAGOTH was conceived by vocalist/lyricist Byron Roberts in the late 1980s as a symphonic black/death metal band based upon a lyrical concept of dark fantasy & science-fiction, inspired by the celebrated style of the grand pulp horror and fantasy literature of the 1930s. Since the band's for...See Full Bio
"Bal-Sagoth are perhaps the only one of these saga-spinning sword wielding acts who can actually grip you with their narrative... great titles too, like "Shackled To The Trilithon Of Kutulu" and "Unfettering The Hoary Sentinels Of Karnak", make Manowar sound like Green Day."