Receiving the Evcharist: Succumb & Heal the Bay

Receiving the Evcharist

Welcome back once again, dear readers.  You and I have survived yet another week on this planet, and that alone is cause for celebration.  Why not enjoy that victory the best way we know how, with good drinks and great music?  Let’s get to it.  The Metal: Succumb’s S/T.  The Booze: Golden Road Brewing’s Heal the Bay.    Continue reading

Receiving the Evcharist: Devouring Star and Wolf Among Weeds

Receiving the Evcharist

Welcome back dear readers.  This has been a trying week for me, having been buried in work at the job that pays my bills, so believe me when I say that bringing you another evening of metal and booze is entirely my pleasure.  And this week we have some good things lined up.  Without further ado;  The Metal: Devouring Star’s Antihedron.  The Booze: Golden Road Brewing’s Wolf Among Weeds.   Continue reading

Receiving the Evcharist: Alcest and Back Home Gingerbread Stout

Receiving the Evcharist

Welcome to my first Receiving the Evcharist column. I have always been fond of enjoying a good drink and an album or two in the evening to relax so to be able to pen my thoughts about this combination is a treat. Despite it being in the sweltering 90’s today in Southern California, tonight I’ll be embracing fall in the best way I know how: with a strong, dark beer and an album that evokes a chilled walk in the woods in the best way possible.  The Metal: Alcestis Kodama, The Booze: Golden Road Brewery’s Back Home Gingerbread Stout. 

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