What’s in a Label? // Art As Catharsis & Worlds Within Worlds

If you’ve followed Heavy Blog over the last few years, you’ve likely noticed how much we adore the output of Art As Catharsis. This year alone, we’ve seen phenomenal albums ranging from the nu-jazz-fusion of COAST to the artsy chamber pop of Lack the Low to the blackened, deathly metalcore of Bridge Burner. I’ve long…

Hydra Head Records Calls It A Day

Hydra Head Records, the record label founded by Isis’ Aaron Turner, was apparently having quite a difficult time staying afloat. So much so, that they’ve been forced to ‘close their doors’ so-to-speak and shut down due to increasing debt. Here’s the statement made by Turner himself via the Hydra Head…

Old Man Gloom – NO

Old Man Gloom NO 01. Grand Inversion 02. Common Species 03. Regain/Rejoin 04. To Carry The Flame 05. The Forking path 06. Shadowed Hand 07. Rats 08. Crescent 09. Shuddering Earth [06/26/2012] [Hydra Head Records] Old Man Gloom haven’t been heard from in quite a while. Coming off of an…