Psilocybe Larvae – The Labyrinth of Penumbra Dec03

Psilocybe Larvae – The Labyrinth of Penumbra

Psilocybe Larvae is probably not a name that’s familar to most Western ears, (nor is it easy to pronounce or spell). Psilocybe refers to a species of mushroom of which a small percentage are known to have certain hallucinogenic effects. While the mushroom can be found worldwide, the band Psilocybe Larvae hails from Vyborg, Russia. Their first full length album,¬†Stigmata, was released in 2000. However it wasn’t until the release of their third album, 2008’s Non-Existence, which brought a change from the blackened progressive metal of their early work to melodic death doom that they started to garner real attention outside...