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Mexican black metal progenitors Xibalba Itzaes explore indigenous traditions and mysticism on Ah Tza Xibalba Itzaes

Mexico City black-metal band Xibalba Itzaes started out in the early 90s. The word xibalba means “the place of fear,” or the underworld, in Mayan culture, and like their contemporaries Brujeria, they take occult cosmology of traditional Mexican magic as their foundation, but they also delve deep into indigenous spiritual history. Xibalba Itzaes released one […]