Probably one of the more perplexing things going on in extreme metal over the first half of 2019, since Ghost Cult broke the news internationally would be what in the name of Satan’s left testicle was going on with Polish Raw Occult Black Metal band Batushka. Continue reading
If you have been following the Batushka drama in new first broken internationally by Ghost Cult, the band is now in two warring factions. One formed by founder Krzysztof “Derph” Drabikowski and another by former/current frontman Bartłomiej Krysiuk (Bartek) or Bart’s Batushka, Baotoushka or БАТЮШКА also exits, with each claiming to be “the true Batoushka. It’s really confusing if you are keeping score at home. The Derph version of Batushka, still in control of the official YouTube, dropped an incredible new track, “Батюшка – Песнь 1 ( Batushka – Pecn’ 1)”, under his Spheriatz moniker. There is no way to know if this is a finished track or not, but one thing is for sure; it is incredible and raw track! Check it out now!