Manii – Sinnets Irrganger LP
When Manes morphed into something more than what once was, something was stirring beneath. After some time the two originators of the project, Cernunnus and Sargatanas, wanted to recede and devolve back into the shadows of Trondheim. This retreat into darkness bred something dismal – Manii.
Discomforting, haunting and ethereal Black Metal, Manii holds the spirit of the early 90s, yet with that extra unintelligible facet that made Manes into the band most of us know and worship.
Manii harnesses layers and levels, which musically invoke a level of malaise that isn’t easy to portray. An unappeasable expression of the desperation of existence, and the ever reaching depth of the scorn of self…