In 2010 Kontinuum was born with the aim to make hypnotic and spiritual musical noise. Pre-productions of the first album “Earth Blood Magic” was sent to a few labels and immediately got positive feedback. In 2011 Kontinuum wasted no time and entered the Sundlaugin studio in Iceland to begin recording their first full length album. The album was released in 2012 and received rave reviews across the board. The album was picked rock album of the year in Iceland’s Morgunblaðið and appeared on numerous end-of-year lists in 2012, including Thrashits, allscandinavian.com and Metalhammer Magazine (UK). It was also nominated as the best post-metal album of 2012 at MetalStorm.net, top album at metal.it, hot album at metalitalia.it, album of the week at imperiumi in Finland and band of the month at Italian Dagheisha.com, to name a few. The band concluded the year with its first live performance and has been active in the local scene playing with bands such as Angist, Sólstafir, Dimma and Legend. Kontinuum has impressed fans with a strong and intense live performance of its unorthodox version of atmospheric metal.
November 2, 2013