Receiving the Evcharist: Voidsphere and Willy Vanilly

Receiving the Evcharist

Receiving the Evcharist is our weekly feature where we pair choice albums with our favorite libations.  Drink from the cup of heresy.  This week’s offering: Voidsphere’s To Call|To Speak and Alpine Beer Company’s Willy Vanilly.   Continue reading

Receiving the Evcharist – Phrenelith & Born Yesterday

Receiving the Evcharist

Receiving the Evcharist is our weekly feature where we pair choice albums with our favorite libations.  Drink from the cup of heresy.  This week’s offering: Phrenelith’s Desolate Endscape and Lagunitas Brewing Company Born Yesterday Pale Ale.   Continue reading

Receiving the Evcharist – Celeste & Beach House Amber Ale

Receiving the Evcharist

Receiving the Evcharist is our weekly feature where we pair choice albums with our favorite libations.  Drink from the cup of heresy.  This week’s offering: Celeste’s Infidèle(s) and Strand Brewing Company’s Beach House Amber Ale.   Continue reading

Album Review: All Pigs Must Die – “Hostage Animal”

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While black, death, and doom metal may be my forte (and what I spend the most time with), there is something about a grimy, fisticuff-inducing hardcore album that scratches a certain itch for me.  Maybe it’s all the metalcore I cut my teeth on in high school, but it just feels like a good time.  It’s nice to find bands now that take elements of hardcore and bring it to a level of darkness that matches the rest of the music I listen to, and one such act that is a go-to of mine is All Pigs Must Die.  Their brand of dark, visceral hardcore consistently delivers the goods, and nowhere more so than on their new album, Hostage Animal. Continue reading