Fucking Ween. Where to fucking begin. I’d like to pretend I’d been a Ween fan forever but fact is, it wasn’t until around 02 or 03 that I noticed them. It was 1994’s Chocolate and Cheese. I was a regular on the old Primus Bullboard (RIP, Primus Sucks!) and these two bands had always been […]Read more "Ween – The Mollusk (1997)"
I don’t remember the first time I heard about Cynic. I think it was my friend Matt who first introduced me. This record is the closest I’ve ever gotten to being a fan of progressive death metal. The track was “The Space For This” and I was absolutely blown away. I was enamored of their […]Read more "Cynic – Traced in Air (2008)"
Starting out with a cacophonous jazz beat on a cymbal blast then devolving into a soft piano number with moans and quiet samples, I know by now nothing The Body has their name on sounds quite like what came before. As I think this and type that out, I get blasted by the signature heavy […]Read more "The Body/Sandworm Split – 2014"
Here we are again. Hope everyone is enjoying autumn turning into winter. I know I am. I’ve been [[boring excuses]] but I’m back now. I was at the wonderful, Dry Hop in Chicago when a friend asked what was up with this blog. I admitted being lazy (the truth). Anyways, I shook the Central Randomizer […]Read more "Al Cisneros – Ark Procession/Jericho (2013)"