Receiving the Evcharist: Akatharsia and Hell or High Watermelon

Receiving the Evcharist

Good evening and happy Friday once more to you all.  Tonight we travel to the Bay area of California for our ritual, with a beer from San Fransisco and an album from across the bridge in Oakland.  The Metal: Akatharsia’s No Generation Without Corruption.  The Booze: 21st Amendment Brewing Company’s Hell or High Watermelon.   Continue reading

Receiving the Evcharist: Impetuous Ritual and Harmony Foretold

Receiving the Evcharist

Greetings my dear congregation.  While we normally try to find pairings that offer similar characteristics on this column, today is going to be a ceremony of opposites.  Dark beer and dark music is my usual modus operandi, but on a day where it is literally 100 degrees out, dark syrup-y drinks are not going to work.  Instead, something more palate cleansing is going to be on the menu.  Let’s get down to business. The Metal: Impetuous Ritual’s Blight Upon Martyred Sentience.  The Booze: Campanology Brewing’s Harmony Foretold.   Continue reading