After The Burial: Before The Production

My headline writing skills are top-notch. See what I did there? I try too hard. Man, I suck. But you know what doesn’t suck? The solo at the end of this After The Burial pre-production video. [youtube= It’s sounding good. Hopefully it’s better than last year’s reworking of Rareform. Not…

Abort this Album

If you aren’t familiar with the band Aborted for some stupid reason, they were a generic death metal/goregrind band that put out some pretty good material in their early career (the albums Purity of Perversion and Engineering their dead mostly).  Their later work is just pseudo core metal on the…

Hayato Imanishi of Cyclamen: The HBIH Interview

Carving out a niche of their own in a genre filled with Meshuggah clones, London based experi-metal group Cyclamen is making a name for themselves with a fanbase growing by the day. Cyclamen boasts a repertoire featuring both mathcore chaos and technical aggression to the seemingly polar opposite with post-rock…