Mar 29, 2017
Fans pick their favorite HEAVY SONG, and detail why.
Russ - Double Edged Sword: Neurosis (CA, 1990) (0:25-4:27)
"A friend in high school told me that if I ever heard of a band and was going to buy a record that I should get the oldest one first. I partied with these dudes in Seattle that were from the Bay like me and...
Mar 22, 2017
German transitioning fiends. Psychedelic black doom, flowing from dense to free.
Merging Nebular Drapes: Venenum (Germany)(0:25-9:15)
Mathematical concepts but not contrived. Sharp to beautiful, evolving experiment.
Dodecahedron: Dodecahedron (Netherlands)(10:46-18:03)
Spacy 70’s vintage fun.
Mar 15, 2017
Tight and technical, sharp, seething thrash touched with funk and groove and fun.
Hang 'Em High: Havok (Denver)(0:25-4:58)
Distorted and intensity built, parts organic, parts that dive right off a cliff. Surprising at every turn.
Nganda: Svart Crown (French)(6:27-12:12)
NYC distorted noisy hardcore that moshes into...
Mar 8, 2017
Detroit’s Fell Ruin sounds like the city: destroyed, raw, distorted, stormy doom. Vocalist sounds hot.
Spy Fiction Folds In Ready Streets: Fell Ruin (Detroit)(0:25-8:11)
Brooklyn black metal, a bit of sludge and groove and riff. Another debut with a very strong vocalist. Love these vocalists. Free...
Mar 1, 2017
Brazilian black metal, who knew. Every song on this album is fucking great. Crushing, aggressive, impassioned.
Infidels: Patria (Brazil)(0:25-5:19)
Colorado costumed dark weirdo black metal, on a split with three other excellent bands from Sweden, Austria and Greece.
Nightbringer: Nightbringer (CO)(6:55-15:14)