Steve Von Till – A Life Unto Itself

  Verbs are very useful when describing albums. Adjectives tend to slip faster into hyperbole and there’s something about the dynamics of doing that relates to music very well. So, when one turns to an album, it might serve to consider now what the album sounds like but what actions it calls…

Klone – Here Comes the Sun

It seems easy when listening to new music to focus one’s attention entirely on the instrumental aspect of it and how the musicians are actually performing. Yet this mental trap more often than not puts the vocals in the background. Of course when one is mostly concerned with the albums…

Ne Obliviscaris Announce World Tour

Australian progressive/extreme/violin (?) metal heroes Ne Obliviscaris have finally made good on the promise of last year’s successful crowdfunding campaign, having announced their first ever world tour in support of sophomore record Citadel. Tour dates and more after the jump! In the past, one would have to reside in Ne Obliviscaris’ native…

Author & Punisher Debut “Callous & Hoof” from Upcoming Album Melk En Honing

San Diego industrial drone-doom act Author & Punisher has allowed project mastermind Tristan Shone to experiment both with the sounds of the genre and the “instruments” which he uses to compose them. Having just wrapped up a North American tour in support of his upcoming album Melk En Honing (details here), Shone has finally debuted the…