Articles by Gary Davidson
Raum Kingdom has offered up a real meaty post-metal effort which is another contender for the end of year lists.
This is the new soundtrack to your bad times, it is heavy, dark and dripping with passion.
‘Breaching’ is stunning and leaves no doubt that Hundred Year Old Man is one of the best post-metal bands around.
Quality post-metal with an emphasis on metal featuring a stunningly brave and perfectly executed vocal performance.
On it’s debut album Ewig.Endlich. weave a rich tapestry of multiple sub-genres with beauty, brutality and above all a focused diversity which creates a massively impressive debut release.
Although it is billed as falling between black metal and post-rock it is actually stripped back, anthemic, chest beating, fist pumping metal with a continuous up-beat urgency.
‘Rei’ is a refreshing take on post-metal and bursts with originality, atmosphere and aggression.