Under Betlehems brinnande stjärna (Under Bethlehem's Burning Star) is the debut album by Swedish black metal solo project Hinsides. It was released on July 9, 2021, by Regain Records.
The album was recorded and mixed by M.A., the sole member of Hinsides, at his home studio in Sweden. It was mastered by Dan Swanö at Unisound Studios in Sweden.
Under Betlehems brinnande stjärna is a raw black metal album that is heavily influenced by the early Norwegian black metal scene. The music is characterized by its fast tempos, distorted guitars, and harsh vocals. The lyrics are often dark and blasphemous, dealing with themes of Satanism, anti-Christianity, and death.
The album has been praised by critics for its raw sound, its powerful performances, and its dark atmosphere. It has been compared to the work of bands such as Mayhem, Burzum, and Darkthrone.
|Catalog No: Shadow-041.|
|Color: white shell with black imprint.|