Instinct - Ist Cycle MMV - MMXVIII

Nature Worship & Telluric Spiritualism ~ The Elusive Dark Energy & The Singular Haunting Revealment ~ The Abyss Within

Anti-Humanitarianism ~ Bloodletting Of Completion & Root ~ Rural Isolationism ~ Socioreligious Intolerance





'Blackmore Isolationist' cassette EP (Ancient Trail MMXVI)

'An Auroral Gathering of Skulls' compilation CD (Schattenkult Prod MMXVI)

See releases sub-page for further details. Stockists listed below.


Instinct 'Blood Bone Soil' shirts now available here:




Instinct - 'Manifesting the Dark Rural Ethos'

Full-length album releases Summer MMXVIII via Schattenkult Produktionen. CD format























This album will mark the completion of Instinct's Ist Cycle: MMV - MMXVIII.

Five unreleased, lengthy compositions, the final three being a collective prelude to the IInd Cycle.


Instinct (IInd Cycle) - 'Canticles for the Dark Energy' full-length album in production.


Harrowing Slumber debut full-length CD 'Sleepwalking the Path of Ea' (Ancient Trail)

AVAILABLE NOW - See A.T.R. sub-page for ordering details.


the long delayed Obscure Lupine Quietus / Instinct split is regrettably cancelled.



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Composition & recording

acoustic drums, percussion & bone rattle

electric & acoustic guitars

piano & violin

voice ~ words ~ atmospherics ~ visuals ~ blood