Album Review: Between the Buried and Me – “Coma Ecliptic”

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On their new album, Coma Ecliptic, North Carolinian proggers Between the Buried and Me pull off a couple of pretty significant coups. There’s the obvious one, of course: that the band delivers nearly 70 minutes of some of the most engaging, consistent music they’ve put out in several years. But that they’re able to do so while exploring, admittedly, a pretty out-there concept—comatose time travel??—is even more impressive. All told, Coma Ecliptic comes together pretty nicely, and ends up being one of their more captivating listens to date.  Continue reading

CANTO: Good stuff from Machine Head, Between the Buried and Me, Leprous, and more!

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As much as I hate Mondays, it has been a crazy couple of weeks and it is a little nice to be somewhat back to normal. But I still hate Mondays.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– Corey