Psilocybe Larvaei is named after a line in the song Whatever That Hurts by Tiamat!
Russian manic-depressive band Psilocybe Larvae released their fifth full-length album, Where Silence Dwells on December 15, 2021 via Red Rivet Records and Fono Ltd. Watch the band’s album release online concert filmed on December 17 in St.Petersburg here
Psilocybe Larvae states, «We deliver progressive and melodic doom/death metal spiced with atmospheric samples. For fans of early Opeth, Katatonia, Anathema, and Paradise Lost».
They also states on Facebook, «Hello friends! We are very happy to present you the new music video for the track Inner Darkness from our upcoming studio album Where Silence Dwells. This is the author’s work of the wonderful animator Darya Korneeva, who clearly expressed all the emotionality of our song, turning it into a real masterpiece! We hope that the video will not leave anyone indifferent!».
1. The Flame of Dying Life
2. Run to Nowhere Show lyrics
3. Ghost in the Room
4. Inner Darkness Show lyrics
5. Dead Dreams
6. Sorvali Cemetery Show lyrics
7. Silent Sphinx
8. The Fall Of Icarus
9. Encounter with Nothingness
10. Where Silence Dwells
Between 2000 and 2012 the band released four full-length album. Then it became quiet until now when the band suddenly do a comeback with the single The Fall Of Icarus.
Psilocybe Larvae plays a dark metal which is melodic and doom metal/death metal drained. The Russian band have a good mix of everything that many metal fans enjoy in this kind of music – heavy riffs, catchy melodies and dark atmosphere.The story of Psilocybe Larvae started in 1996 in the Russian city of Vyborg, After recording a first demo, Liar, in the very same year the band soon entered a professional studio to record a song for the Russian Alternative Extreme Music sampler.
Vitaly Belobritsky Vocals, Guitars (1996-present)
Alexey Legotin Bass (2005-present)
Alexander Yakovlev Drums (2021-present) ex-Misanthrope Count Mercyful, ex-Truth That Kills, ex-Antisacrum, ex-Darkside
Anton Veresov Guitars (2021-present) ex-Северные Врата, ex-Buicide, ex-Tartharia, ex-Кенотаф