Lorna Shore – Psalms

Bands that make their first appearances with the EP format are at an advantageous position; they are essentially getting away with a “practice run,” or a primer for things to come while giving the band ample time to perfect their craft in time for their full-length debut. New Jersey’s Lorna…

PHOTOS: Opeth, Caligula’s Horse—May 6th, 2015 @ Eatons Hill, Brisbane, AUS

Touring off the back of their most recent album, Pale Communion, Opeth have once again graced Australian shores, this time with a setlist that catered to fans of pre and post “maturity”. It’s always a treat to photograph at a large venue like Eatons Hill; the elegant architecture and extravagant lighting rigs allowed for some…

Watch Elder Shred In This Full Live Set

Since releasing one of the strongest records of the year so far in Lore [review], stoner/doom trio Elder have been touring relentlessly to ride the album’s momentum. They recently came through Saint Vitus in Brooklyn along with Clamfight, Apostle of Solitude, and Kings Destroy, all of whom were awesome but not filmed. Elder were though, and you can…

Jazz Rock Supergroup The Aristocrats Announce New Album and DVD

The Aristocrats are the kind of super group geared almost exclusively towards serious musicians. An exceptionally talented trio, the collaboration of guitarist Guthrie Govan (Asia, Steven Wilson), bassist Bryan Beller (Dethklok, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani) and drummer Marco Minnemann (Steven Wilson, Joe Satriani) has produced two albums of delightful jazz fusion and progressive tinged, instrumental…