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Anji Cheung : Daughter of Fortitude

2016 : Aurora Borealis Format : Cassette/Digital I’ve been a fan and ardent follower of Anji’s work since stumbling across it a couple of years back. I’ve featured her on the podcast, asked her to contribute to our yearly “best [...]

January 26, 2017 Reviews

Episode 21

Show notes: Perturbator “Cult of 2112” (The Uncanny Valley – 2016 – Blood Music) Anji Cheung “Phillip Traum” (Hypatia – 2016 – Audio. Visuals. Atmosphere.) Dynatron “Wormhole” (Escape Velocity – 2016 – Blood Music) Nox Formulae “Yezidic Nox Formulae” (The Hidden [...]

January 21, 2017 Plaguecast

Foie Gras : Innermost Shrine Heavily Gilded

2015 : Not Just Religious Music Format : Cassette Foie Gras is the recording moniker of Iphigenia Gras. This talented lady seems to have her hands in many a pie. As well as holding her own as a musician, she’s done some [...]

December 12, 2015 Reviews

TVLPA

  When I think of “Ritual Music”, a few top-notch projects come to mind: Halo Manesh, Arktau Eos, or just about any band on Aural Hypnox for that matter. Also long gone, but not forgotten groups like the always amazing [...]

July 2, 2015 Reviews

THOABATH ‎: Through Smoke And Feathers

2015 : Black Horizons Format : Cassette THOABATH is the solo project of Andy Way, who some readers might be familiar with as a member of the amazing Drone/Industrial/Black Metal/Whatever They’re Feeling That Day Sutekh Hexen. While obviously traveling in [...]

January 23, 2015 Reviews

Sunken Cathedral ‎: Sunken Cathedral

2013 : Black Horizons Format : Cassette You will rarely see me review anything falling under the Drone banner. For the most part I usually find it boring and a little, well, droning. It’s bedtime music, something to throw on [...]

February 5, 2014 Reviews

Corephallism / Gnaw Their Tongues ‎: Split

2012 : Lascivious Aesthetics Format: 10″ vinyl If there ever was a match made in the Ninth Circle, this is probably it. Paired for this 10″ are Corephallism, the solo project of Shame Michael Broderick who some of you might [...]

August 22, 2012 Reviews

Hell : I

2010 : Pesanta Format : LP For those of you who have never heard this monolithic Cascadian Doom one man Doom project, don’t beat yourself up over it. I hadn’t either. With only two tapes released that were so limited [...]

May 6, 2011 Reviews

Emeralds : Allegory Of Allergies

Gods Of Tundra: 2007 Format: C120 Cassette I grabbed this from Mike Connelly’s Gods of Tundra label because I wanted to check out what all the hoopla surrounding this band was about. Their stuff usually sells out really fast, but [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Acre : Monolith

Arbor: 2008 Format: LP Imagine the opening scene of 2001: A Space Odyssey. Now imagine the monkeymen freaking out over, you guessed it, the monolith, but this time that fucker is round and made of vinyl. A big, fat slab [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Acre : A Shield Of Air Born Of Light

Eolian Records: 2007 Format: 7” White vinyl Porland, OR’s Acre has got to be the drone king of the Pacific Northwest, the US, hell..maybe even the world. Two tracks of ambient bliss etched into pristine white vinyl that’s looks so [...]

October 1, 2010 Reviews

Meldhkwis

Meldhkwis of Aymrev Erkroz Prevre, Dapnom, Etmenns Derokwis answers a few questions from J Dread. The following was originally intended for the Portals Of Dawn zine. J Dread: Hails Meldhkwis! To begin with, would you please introduce yourself to our [...]

January 11, 2010 Interviews