Many bands tried to infuse rock and metal with foreign instruments, and Cult of Fire are among the few that succeeded. The use of sitar and tabla here is very subtle and adds colour to the sound without relying on clichés. And it's still a solid, mean piece of metal.
A collection of sonic experimentation and ethlologic explorations by Infernal Vlad, leader of Cult of Fire (you've gotta love these black metal nicknames). Despite the awfully compressed production, this is a complex record that will take a few listens to reveal its layers.