Receiving the Evcharist: Inexorum and Dead Cowboy

Receiving the Evcharist 2018

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: Inexorum’s Moonlit Navigation and LA Ale Works’ Dead Cowboy.   Continue reading

Initial Descent: June 21 – 27, 2020

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Inexorum

Alright then, no need to rehash current events. Pretty sure we all know shit’s on fire and if we don’t, shame on us. Might as well showcase some extreme metal for some extreme times, let’s get it. For their second full length, Inexorum pretty much lay waste to any band trying the whole atmospheric, emotionally packed yet razored raw black metal in one fell swoop—yea, it’s that good. Chaotic avantmetallers Netherlands return with another reason to fall in love with poppy hooks, extreme bass, velvety vocals, and melodies that stick like glue–count me in. Serocs flip the tech and brutal switches on their latest death metal EP, and Pyrrhon make us question whether it’s death metal or extreme metal or just genius at work but honestly no surprises here since they’ve been doing that since day one. Tons more to dig into below so go grab your soundtrack to the global fire. Continue reading

CANTO: Pain, Inexorum, Alkymist, and More

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“Suits and ties decide your destiny from dollar signs, and when the goddamn boat starts to sink they don’t care who’s left behind.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– cmb

Receiving the Evcharist: Wailin Storms and Claremont Craft Ales’ Raspberry Gose

Receiving the Evcharist 2018

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: Wailin Storms’ Rattle and Claremont Craft Ales’ Raspberry Gose.   Continue reading

CANTO: Khemmis, Extrema, Inexorum, and More

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I think I might get a day off next week!

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– cmb