The Blood Flowed Like WineFederaleWhen you first throw on The Blood Flowed Like Wine, you might think, “This sounds like Rome (the Danger Mouse album).” Check yourself, though. Rome came out in 2011. Guess how long Federale’s been doing it? Since 2005. Now who sounds like whom?
It’s been a while since a solid, non-pretentious concept album has come around, but Federale&rsq...
Peter Daltrey and The Asteroid 4 - The JourneyThe Asteroid 4
If you are reading this now, it is to suit reason. You have been chosen to join us on the Journey.The Journey will gift you instantly with that warm familiar voice of our wise oracle, summoned here and accompanied by modern day jangle priests.Priests of highest caliber.<...
"...Lower Heaven’s euphonic tones are cast in gray heather, creating something beautiful in its malaise...It’s these contrasting foggy notions of allure and elegy, light and dark that give the band its dynamic and depth. This chasm is cut deepest on “Lose It All At Once,” where the thundering gloom of its refrains parts to let the chorus cast its piercing light. Here, and on the record as a whole, the band proves that they’re not ...
Dead MagickDead Skeletons
LP: 2x 180 gram coloured vinyl (1x Burgundy & 1x Blue)
What is a "dead skeleton"? Can such an entity exist? Sonic wizards [alt: warlocks] Jón Sæmundur, Henrik Björnsson and Ryan Carlson Van Kriedt probe such questions of depth and intensity on their first full-length [TK - double] LP Dead Magick. This album illuminates the fact that magick - as well as music - is far from "dead." In fact, Dead Magick...