Glassing – Spotted Horse 

A thunderous crack of guitars explode outwards above a deluge of dextrous percussion. It all swirls around the listener before reaching a fever pitch and bursting into its main atonal, bending riff. This is just the mere beginning of ‘When You Stare’ from Blackened post-Hardcore outfit, Glassing, a band clearly out to not just pique interest, but demand attention. The vocals have an ominous amount of reverb to them, giving the same halfway-down-a-corridor feel of the likes of early Emperor or any Black Metal luminaries for that matter. The actual screaming itself, however, has far more in common with contemporaries like Tripsitter and We Never Learned To Live, with its strained and passionate delivery evoking repressed tender emotions rather than scathing the eardrums with rhapsodies of hellfire. Continue reading

Unearth, ZAO, Oh, Sleeper, He Is Legend And More Booked For A.U.R.A. Fest

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Savannah, GA will once again host A.U.R.A. Fest (All Underground Rock Allday) taking place at The Gardens at Ships of The Sea Maritime Museum on February 18, 2017. Unearth, ZAO, Oh, Sleeper, He Is Legend are among the first bands announced. Continue reading

Hear An Unreleased Song By Bush From Razorblade Suitcase – Sleeper

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90s rock band Bush’s sophomore album Razorblade Suitcase (Trauma/Interscope) turns 20 years old today and the band is releasing a reissue on December 16th via Round Hill/Zuma Rock Records. Hear the first unreleased material from that album ever in the form of the single ‘Sleeper’ below: Continue reading