Ande deliver quality atmo Black Metal! And they are more than brutal enough without sparing the feeling of melodic quality and with great vocals. Ande is a Belgian one man atmospheric black metal band started by Jim in early 2015. It’s a personal way to be a part of the black metal movement that was, is and will be. Influences range from second wave black metal to atmospheric and post black metal bands, especially Burzum, Wolves In The Throne Room, Altar Of Plagues, Year Of No Light and many more. Vossenkuil is the new release from Ande, and an album with focus on the so important small details. Vossenkuil is an album made with really good craftsmanship from Jim.
The band name originates from an old Dutch word which stands for intense emotions like repent, passion and anger. The new album are inspired by fading memories, melancholy, tradition and nature. The album, containing 8 tracks including intro, outro and a Lugubrum cover, lasts for a bit over 40 minutes. Professionally mixed and mastered at Studio Jupiter (BE).
Previous releases by Ande are Licht (2015), Het Gebeente (2017), and exclusive tracks Zoer and De Scherts for the Merchants Of Air Year and Antichrist compilations. The albums were self-released on digital and CD format, with a tape edition of Het Gebeente released by Blackwood Productions (UK). They caught the attention of media and black metal fans worldwide. An EP entitled “Rademaker”, recorded in 2017, is currently on the release schedule of Slaughterhouse Records (USA).