Wed, 23 January 2013
New Darkthrone releasing February 25. This song has riffs galore, 80’s feel and nod to Mercyful Fate.
Leave No Cross Unturned: Darkthrone (Norway) (New! Releases February 25) (0:28-7:01)
Innumerable Forms has a guy from Mind Eraser, buildup of atmosphere but still technical and fast.
Frozen Death: Innumerable Forms (Boston) (comp of new and old!)(8:06-13:14)
Sea of Bones is influenced by Batillus and YOB in excellent ways and is playing with them.
Free download: http://seaofbones.bandcamp.com/
Chapter V: Sea of Bones (New Haven, CT) New! (shortened) (13:53-20:22)
Local band Minot with members from many other awesome bands; must see them live – post-hardcore, technical and math-y.
Reiki: Minot (Oakland) (21:12-28:30)
Blackened hardcore and vicious, this song I hear Pain of J by YOB.
To the Cross: Black Mass (U.K.) New! (29:29-33:42)
Hilarious band White Wizzard has a spin-off retro band. But to just call this retro is doing it an injustice, this band RULES (and rocks).
Bestia Triumphans: Holy Grail (LA area) New! (34:10-39:56)
Rotten Sound from Finland can kill you within a minute.
Salvation: Rotten Sound (Finland) New! (40:28-42:11)
Neon Worship is frigging so rocking, super catchy.
Weather Breeder: Neon Worship (Ohio) New! (42:34-47:53)
Sludgened atmosphere from Ukranian band Nonsun, very emotional.
Rain Have Mercy: Nonsun (Ukraine) New! (shortened) (48:50-55:37)
Melodic sludge with great vocals.
The Desert: March the Desert (U.K.) (56:03-END!)