CANTO: Botanist, Vreid, Asphyx, and More

Day 2: Shenandoah is an area that does not suck. Can confirm.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
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Rainbows in the Dark: History — “History”

History is a band that doesn’t exist,” reads the bio.  While that may seem like a pretty cryptic way to sell the post-punk duo, the truth is pretty damn close to that.  History’s history, if you’ll pardon the expression, is full of a multitude of reasons why they shouldn’t exist, not the least of which is the almost ten-year gap between when their self-titled debut was recorded and when it finally got to see the light of day.  Regardless of how or why, the important thing is it’s here and it feels like it came not a moment too soon.

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Receiving the Evcharist: Sprain and Wolf Camp

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: Sprain’s As Lost Through Collision and Little Beast Brewing Company’s Wolf Camp.   Continue reading

Receiving the Evcharist: Midwife and Ruekeller Helles

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: Midwife’s Forever and The Bruery’s Ruekeller Helles.   Continue reading

CANTO: Killswitch Engage, Torche, Enthroned, Drowse, and More

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I almost spelled that as “Catno”. Wouldn’t that have been fun.

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
– cmb