Goddamn it, what year is it? Are Touch and Go, STT, WaxTrax, AmRep and Dischord still busting out the best records around? This new album just fucking catapulted me back to the early 90s when bands like Big Black, Unsane, Jesus Lizard, Skinny Puppy, Ministry, Shellac, and Butthole Surfers were
In 2003, the MARS VOLTA released De-Loused in the Comatorium, and this album totally blew my fucking mind! Then I got to see them live in NYC the same year, and for weeks after I was still thinking about what an amazing show it was. The MARS VOLTA did things
Neurosis, with Yob and Sumac Going into this show, there was no doubt in my mind that – based on the bill alone – expectations were very high. A common objection among concertgoers was that the choice of venue really was less than ideal – after all, it is more
TEN – ZEAL and ARDOR Devil Is Fine This collection of genre-bending songs entitled Devil Is Fine was created by Zeal and Ardor hailing from NYC. To put this project into a box would be doing the creators of this music – and you – a great disservice. What I LOVE
If you’ve seen King Dude perform his haunting Luciferian ballads live, you know that his audiences are always in for a treat. Having been present at his most recent show in Vancouver, I can attest to this fact. So listen up Chicago, we’ve got a pair of tickets to his Dec.
CHVE, aka Colin H Van Eeckhout of Amenra, has very special voice that is haunting and extremely powerful! I’m a huge fan of his solo work because when I hear his voice it acts as a sonic portal for my thoughts to fly through. His debut solo record was called