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Roadburn 2016 Day 4 review & pics (Blind Idiot God, Neurosis, Ecstatic Vision, more)

Neurosis have always held strong to the notion that their newest album is their best album. This hasn't always been true, of course; their career has gone through minor dips and peaks like anyone else's. But seeing them live you understand why they're so steadfast in this belief. While the quality of their songs has not always trended upwards, their newer material sounds significantly better live. The lows are lower, the textures denser, the samples pop more...

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Brothers Of The Sonic Cloth in concert
Brothers of the Sonic Cloth / All photos by Tim Bugbee
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Roadburn 2016 Day 3 review & pics (Neurosis, Converge, Tau Cross, Amenra & more)

...Sometimes you don't want to answer big questions like that. Sometimes you just want to listen to rock music, loudly and in person. Despite disparaging the concept of a rock show twice in these recaps, it's important to remember that we're all here ostensibly because we enjoy guitars being played through amps over drums. Tau Cross reinforce the notion that good metal bands tend to be good rock bands...

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G.I.S.M. reuniting and playing their first-ever show outside of Japan at Roadburn 2016

G.I.S.M. were notorious for their confrontational attitude and violent live performances; frontman Sakevi was known for being particularly dangerous and unpredictable during live shows...

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Hessian readies ‘Manegarmr’ (stream a track)

photo by Stefaan Temmerman

Belgium is fertile with vicious hardcore, a trend that continues with the release of the new LP from Hessian, the latest entry in Southern Lord's crusty hardcore onslaught...

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The Year in Heavy (Fred Pessaro // BBG’s favorite metal, punk & other records of 2012)

One Tail One Head at Inferno Festival, April 2012 (more by Fred Pessaro // BBG)

2012 was a year of considerable personal growth for me, as a person, a photographer and a music fan...

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Amenra streaming ‘Mass V’ in full

Belgian atmospheric sludge crew Amenra are currently streaming their slow-burning in full. Pensive, dark, yet burning brightly like a flame to magnesium, check out the record in its entirety below...

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watch new Amenra video featuring Neurosis’ Scott Kelly

Ethereal hardcore/sludge band Amenra touches on black metal, gothic folk and post-rock in the most organic of ways. Exhibit A comes in the form of their new video for "Nowena I 9...

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Amenra releases new video from forthcoming ‘Mass V’

Belgian hardcore/sludge favorites Amenra have released another clip from their forthcoming Mass V, due via Neurot on November 27th. Check out said video below, alongside the recently released album opener "Dearborn and Buried"...

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Amenra welcome ‘Mass V’ (stream a new track)

Belgian favorites Amenra have loose ties to bands like Oathbreaker, Integrity, Rise & Fall and others, and use elements from those bands along with Acme, Neurosis, and post-rock in their unique approach to post-hardcore/sludge. Af...

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ALSO: more Fiona Apple, new Myspace, James Franco’s band Daddy, Bill & Hillary @ Roberta’s, Grizzly Bear, RIP baby panda & more

Fiona Apple @ Winstar World Casino last night (via rideincircles)

The brouhaha surrounding Fiona Apple's drug arrest last week just keeps going...

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