Review: ASHEN RIID — “Hell’s Frequencies”

This is a debut release on the Macrofonie record label by an Italian musician ASHEN RIID. Previously the artist has released hip hop singles with black metal/horrorcore aesthetics under the pseudonym Yung Belial. This record lands into power electronics in the vein of Whitehouse. I admire genre-hopping artists, so I decided to give this a… Continue reading Review: ASHEN RIID — “Hell’s Frequencies”

Song review: Dinosaur Beard — “Dialect Drum”

There are a lot of cafes & restaurants these days that sound like law firms, Smith & Daughters or Colonial era trading companies. Then there is Dinosaur Beard. Not a cafe, although it would damning rule as the name for one. Dinosaur Beard, musician, entity, and pseudonym for Melbourne based Indie/folk/psych/legend, Adam Finnegan. Dinosaur Beard… Continue reading Song review: Dinosaur Beard — “Dialect Drum”

Review: Whalesong — “Gateway”

There are times when I stumble onto recordings that contain certain elements borrowed from my favorite musicians, all packaged in a cohesive whole. The latest EP from a Polish industrial metal band Whalesong is an example of just that. [embedyt] https://youtu.be/T_zDZ8rjHg0[/embedyt] The first side of the EP starts off with huge chunks of percussive metal… Continue reading Review: Whalesong — “Gateway”