Photos: Brendon Crigler Bell Witch, Monarch, Future Usses, and Skyeater at 5 Star Bar (Downtown Los Angeles) On December 7th, the narrow hall of downtown Los Angeles’s 5 Star Bar packs out for good reason: doom titans Bell Witch and Monarch are in town and local heavyweights Future Usses and
NINE – MESMUR S Read full interview HERE. S by Mesmur EIGHT – FUOCO FATUO Back Water Fuoco Fatuo (meaning “will-o’-the-wisp” in Italian) have truly come a long way, from their humble beginnings as a “provincial” Italian sludge band (in the vein of Eyehategod/Grief) to becoming the visionary funeral (death)-doom
Demented, Twisted, Foul, Perverted, Lustful, Insane and Heavy are some of the words that come to my mind as I watch the new visual for Primitive Man’s song “Victim.” Their new LP Caustic drops on Oct. 6th via Relapse Records. I will tell you this: it’s one of the gnarliest
I feel like the walls are closing in on me, I feel like my whole world has slowed down to the pace of slow death, I feel like the monolithic riffs of PRIMITIVE MAN are choking the life out of me! Their soon to be released album Caustic is sonic
I can’t believe I survived this past month, because June was unreal for underground music in Vancouver! From June 15th-18th, The COVENANT II Fest took place and it was INSANE! Again these awesome humans came together to put on one of the best fests I have been to in a long time.
Many hearts around the underground metal are HEAVY with the news of Adrian J. Guerra‘s passing. He was one of the founding members of Seattle’s BELL WITCH and an all around nice person. The time I spent with him was brief, but I will never forget his smile – his energy was awesome!