What Heavy Blog Is Really Listening To – 3/1/15

During his time as weekend editor here, one of the consistently most popular features Brian Shields would run was the What We’re Really Listening To column, which would ask either Heavy Blog staff or musicians to share the music they’ve been jamming the most recently. We’ve decided that it was too fun…

Nothing – Guilty of Everything

When the announcement came that Relapse Records had signed a shoegaze band, head-scratching ensued. The same label that boasts the likes of Pig Destroyer, Revocation, and Indian, had signed Philadelphia-based act Nothing— a band that had been likened to My Bloody Valentine and Smashing Pumpkins. Shortly after the announcement of their signing, they band dropped the single ‘Dig,’ and at that point, all doubts were dispelled. This was going to be a record that warranted at least a thorough listen. Turns out, it’s worth more than quite a few.

Nothing Streaming New Track, ‘Bent Nail’

Until now, we’ve only had one taste of what to expect from recent Relapse signees Nothing. Their single ‘Dig’ painted the band as a fuzzy shoegaze indie rock group that follow in the footsteps of My Bloody Valentine. The second track from their debut record Guilty Of Everything, ‘Bent Nail’,…