Roadburn 2018 – 068: Stomach Earth

What would you, dear reader, expect from a band with a name like Stomach Earth? If your answer is something like “the foulest, fire and brimstone infused death doom sounding as if it has been concocted in the very stomach of the earth and has been slowly making its way up towards the surface, on […]

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Roadburn 2018 – 067: All Pigs Must Die

All Pigs Must Die – Interview @ Scion Rock Fest 2012 (Scion AV) All Pigs Must Die is interviewed at Scion Rock Fest 2012 in Tampa, FL. All Pigs Must Die is a hardcore punk band from Massachusetts. The band members are Kevin Baker (of The Hope Conspiracy), Ben Koller (of Converge), Adam Wentworth, and […]

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Roadburn 2018 – 066: Wear Your Wounds

Listening to Wear Your Wounds can be a lot more emotionally upsetting than immersing yourself into the maelstroem of Jacob Bannon‘s regular outbursts with Converge. Where everything about Converge is violently focused, Wear Your Wounds are much more about barred, naked nerves being constantly prodded. And Bannon knows exactly where to put the pressure with […]

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Roadburn 2018 – 065: Old Tower

A good indication of how expansive (artistically speaking) Roadburn have become these days, is the fact that even as someone who describes himself as a more than casual music fan with rather eclectic tastes, diving into this year’s lineup I have discovered several new sub-genres I had no idea existed… Like the dungeon synth of […]

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Roadburn 2018 – 064: Horte

Another offshoot of the amazing scene in Tampere, Finland, Horte plays a dreamy, light, yet surprisingly substantial popgaze, quite unlike most of the other bands and constellations from that scene. With rumbling bass-lines working as an anchor to keep the music from floating away in the soft summer breeze, most of everything else has a […]

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