Album Review: Grave Pleasures – “Motherblood”

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Their history reads like a bad fantasy novel: Out of the ashes of the Beastmilk arise the Grave Pleasures. It’s a 3rd level wizard spell in Dungeons & Dragons, but it’s also the reality as the former Beastmilk release their second album as Grave Pleasures.  The name may change but the sound remains the same: hook-laden hard rock heavily dosed with goth that slithers and worms its way into your brain.  That Motherblood does so better than any of their previous releases in either incarnation is no surprise when you dig deeper.    Continue reading