Top 5 You May Have Missed… So Far

For whatever the reason may be, whenever I get round to making my end of year list, it seems the entirety of it is built up of well-established, well-known acts and the whole thing reads like a list of the most anticipated releases of the year. It’s not necessarily a bad thing, I guess…

Metal Blade Signs Downfall Of Gaia

It seems that all things drawn out and epic are coming out on top this year — with great releases from If These Trees Could Talk, Frames and Pelican and even the recent reformation of legendary post-metallers Bossk all vying for attention for the past six months. To add to that, it turns out…

Frames – In Via

Frames In Via 01. Entrance 02. Departure 03. Encounter 04. Calm Wisdom 05. Stir 06. Reflections 07. Eris 08. Don’t Stay Here 09. End Of A Decade 10. Coda  [04/20/12] [Self-released] Instrumental music has always been somewhat of a ‘living oxymoron’. It seems that by taking away the one element…