Arms of Tripoli – Dream in Tongues

Arms of Tripoli are an instrumental band out of LA built from members of various other local instrumental bands. While its core group of five musicians is a constant, they also bring in others to create more of a rotating ensemble, each iteration with its own unique musical flavor. As would be expected from such a collective ethos, collaboration is at the heart of the music they write. That spirit of collaboration is hugely evident throughout their debut album, Dream in Tongues, and the result is a thoroughly thrilling record brimming with energy and ideas that might just be one of the most promising post-rock debuts in a while.

The Drip Signs To Relapse Records

Until today I had no idea who The Drip were, but it didn’t take long after I pressed play on the below Soundcloud player for their new track ‘Rise to Failure’ that I realized that they were going to ruin my life. In the best possible way, of course. Coming…

Wings Denied Are ‘In Search Of Sunrise

I hyped it a little bit on the Facebook page yesterday, so if you follow that you’ll probably already be aware of this news — but Wings Denied have unleashed a new track of majestic singing and juddering riffs by the name of ‘In Search Of Sunrise’. It  comes courtesy of Metal…

Go Total Fucking Necro With The New Sargeist Track

I’ve always been partial to a bit of orthodox black metal. I’ve got my Peste Noire’s mixed in with my Periphery’s and my Transilvanian Hungers mixed in with my Tesseracts so I’m a pretty terrible fan when it comes to being a po-faced panda-painted warrior of the tr00, but I do try and keep an…

Hear Samples Of The New Lesser Key EP

If you aren’t aware of Lesser Key, then you need to make sure you fix this as soon as possible. Featuring former Tool bassist Paul D’Amour, the band sounds like a killer mix of Tool, Deftones, and Karnivool — that whole cool proggy side of rock music we know you…