Receiving the Evcharist: Darkher and War Flag Brewing Company, Grandmaster IPA

Receiving the Evcharist

Your regular host, Corey, is back in town. But he’s not in any shape, post Migration Fest, to handle the duties that are required herein. Mr. Butterworth’s time will be better spent getting back into his running routine and getting his body fat percentage down below 1% or whatever it is (he’s in great shape). With that said, I, Manny, will once again host this journey. I have a shocking album for this one: Darkher’s upcoming release Realms. Available 8.19.2016 via Prophecy Productions, Realms is a beautiful journey through the gothic and soulful world ofYorkshire based singer/songwriter, Jayn H. Wissenberg. The album is haunting, atmospheric and absolutely engaging. So, I decided to pair that with a nice dark beer. Let the journey begin. Continue reading

Initial Descent: August 19, 2016

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Skeletonwitch release their new EP, “The Apothic Gloom,” via Prosthetic Records on August 19

I’m going to make this short, because frankly, I don’t want to spend much time on the internet today. Why? Because it seems like the internet, collectively, has a giant stick up its ass of late, and I don’t really have time for it. (Yes, there are exceptions. Duh.) Here’s an idea, everyone: take a deep breath and try spreading some positivity for a change. We’ll all be better off for it.

Anyway, what’s out this week? Skeletonwitch has a new EP dropping today. Winterfylleth has a new full-length dropping tomorrow. Blood Incantation dropped their debut full-length yesterday. I don’t know, there’s a lot — and most of it’s listed out after the jump, so just check it out there. As I said, I’ve neither the time nor the energy for this right now. So here’s what’s on tap for this week:
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