Death the Conqueror
— Perth thrash, so you know it'll be venomous. Those kangaroo-loving weirdos.
Plume Of Ink Within A Vacuum
— Left-handed progressive jazz and death in Gigan's 4th release.
— Haunting, skulking horror soundscapes.
— Classic heavy metal from Sweden with emotional vocal storytelling.
DER WEG EINER FREIHEIT (Germany)
Skepsis Part II
— Dynamic, sparse and dense, cold and heartbreaking. Germanic meditation.
RUBY THE HATCHET (Philly)
Lightning Strikes Again
— Lush vocals and melancholy 70's blues.
Unbound by Sin
— Akercocke plays with vocal styles, soft to guttural, multi-dimensional tempo, death and thrash.
WAR CLOUD (Oakland)
No Man's Land
— Oakland grooves? Hells yeah.
— Smoldering. Oh, and black metal and shit.
Behind My Vocals
The Sugar Hill Gang, Kurtis Blow, Grandmaster Flash, Outkast, Beastie Boys,
Biz Markie, Snoop, Tone Loc