Album Review: Boss Keloid – “Melted On the Inch”

Boss Keloid - Melted On the Inch

One thing I revel in hearing are bands that have grabbed my attention, for whatever reason, progress with each new album. Boss Keloid have offered a lot in that regard but nothing prepared me for what their third full length Melted On the Inch offers. Progression for many bands is simply making another album with a twist of a riff or two, maybe switch vocal approaches or slowing the groove down. But for Boss Keloid it means reinventing themselves while staying true to their stoner doom roots. And the noise they put together is glorious. Continue reading

Album Review: Boss Keloid – “Herb Your Enthusiasm”

Boss Keloid - Herb Your Enthusiasm

Clever album title in Herb Your Enthusiasm but it barely scratches the surface of how clever the UK’s Boss Keloid are on this, their second full length. Mixing monumental doom, sludge, stoner groove and a progressive bent, this album easily towers above their last. The songwriting alone reaches heights the band has been aiming for since the beginning. Not to mention the slick production that has every instrument purring like a kitten. Cookie cutter this album is not, what it is though is a fresh and enthralling take on the genres found within.  Continue reading