Hey! Listen to The Hsu-nami!

I’ll admit it. When it comes to the metal and instrumental music I listen to, I often tend to gravitate towards the serious, complex, and more cerebral side of things without taking into serious consideration something as basic as whether it’s actually fun to listen to. Not that the music I like isn’t fun or enjoyable at all, but sometimes I take for granted that something can be heavy and well-executed without requiring many listens just to unlock its secrets. Occasionally I’ll hear a band or piece of music that reminds me of this though, that can just take me on a fun ride for a while without requiring too much mental processing power but that still has more than enough going on to keep my attention.

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…