Laang 冷 is a terror black metal band from Keelung City 基隆市 Taiwan, born from horrifying experiences of what lies beyond life by the band’s sole member 冷 after being shot during a car-jacking gone wrong nearly a year ago. During the following weeks after being shot, 冷 experienced what he can best describe as a place beyond Hell while in a coma in the hospital. This world beyond death that he experienced was one of incomprehensible terror and desolation beyond explanation. The song Shēnyuān 深淵 ,
The band’s debut album Hǎiyáng 海洋 encapsulates this horrifying otherworld of emptiness, inhuman madness, and crushing terror. Laang 冷 is a one-man black metal project fronted by 杨涛海 (Yáng Tāohǎi).The album combines depressive melodies, driving instrumentals, tortured vocals, and traditional Erhu instrumentation.