Canadian tech/progressive death metal outfit, Pronostic, return this May with their second full-length album, the forty-two minute Chaotic Upheaval. Self-published, it’s the band’s first full-length release since 2015’s incredible An Atomic Decision. Reviving their aggressive take on Quebeçois tech, the album features ten outstanding tracks that showcase a spectacular revisiting of the band’s athletic instrumentation, […]
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Last month, experimental three-piece, Illinois’ Mechina, dropped an explosive album.
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Every now and then, I hear an album that’s exactly what I need at that exact moment. And that’s what happened to me yesterday when I first listened to Lesser Glow’s new album Nullity. I saw these guys in Rochester back in July of 2018 at the Bug Jar playing with Rochester’s own Halothane, Blurring […]
Read More Lesser Glow’s Nullity will Devastate and Crush Your Soul; a review.
For some reason, I decided it was a good idea to take a look back on the albums of the decade, and talk about which ones had the biggest impact on me and my music taste. And I know, I’m a little bit late with this. Writing this has been quite the undertaking that I […]
Read More Rachel Ardour’s Top 50 Albums of the Decade
For fans of: Alterbeast, Arsis, The Black Dahlia Murder If I had to pick only one album of the year for 2018, I’d already be in some trouble, and April is only 2/3 over. Up until now I would have gladly given it to Slugdge‘s Esoteric Malacology, but Inferi‘s Revenant has forced me to reconsider. It’s been […]
Read More Album Review: “Revenant”, by Inferi
*written by Vick Sacha and Dave Jurenovich (from Technical Music Review) I know we’ve been sleeping on the album reviews lately, but this one was a sweet treat that I couldn’t pass up. Augury is another prime example why Montreal, Quebec is the Prog/Tech capital of the western hemisphere. Though it seems as if they’ve […]
Read More Album Review: “Illusive Golden Age”, by Augury
I started browsing the list I came up with last year, and I noticed that most of them were albums that I was legitimately anticipating, from bands I’ve been into for a while. My list this year is going to be the opposite; I’ve expanded my (death metal) horizons a lot this year, and I […]
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“I WILL FUCKING BASH YOU IN THE FACE!’
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Grindcore fans shouldn’t sleep on the latest by Rochester’s BLURRING!
*Written by Mike Deitzman (The Masked Promoter) *Photos by Lee Hoffman, David Barnas and Cody Bollinger First things first, due to the nature of this blog, I’m going to be writing a lot. There’s a lot I need to get off my chest. So, if you have ADD or don’t feel like reading a short […]
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