Album Review: Inter Arma – “Paradise Gallows”

Inter Arma - Paradise Gallows

Paradise Gallows, Inter Arma‘s third full length, finds this five piece from Virginia in the finest form of their 10 year career. Crushing, soaring, scathing, and emotive are all applicable adjective. But inventive song craft and staying power also applies as the runtime here just edges out Sky Burial. This is notable as both of these, and additionally their debut, keep the listener thoroughly entertained and completely engaged from start to finish. This is no small feat for a band that straddles doom, death, sludge, and black metal but Inter Arma make this smorgasbord look easy, yet again. Continue reading