Torche – Harmonicraft

Sometimes listening to Torche is a lot like riding a bull. A bull that’s covered in sequins, ribbons and glitter. As the uplifting and upbeat rhythmic dance of ‘Letting Go’ blares through the speakers, it’s infectious and playful nature is thrust to the forefront. However, you would do well to remember that this is a wolf in sheep’s clothing as it’s only as soon as ‘Kicking’ swaggers through the gates with it’s fast tempo, colossal riffs and a healthy relationship with obtuse and odd time signatures that you start to remember that’s exactly what Torche does best — heavy.

Cruises. Cruises Everywhere.

Musical cruises seem to be the next big thing in concert festivals, especially in North America. 70,000 Tons Of Metal was a bit of a trailblaizer when it started a few years ago, and apparently has seen a fair amount of success. Now we have two cruise fests in December…