Lane and I have been enamored with Old Man Gloom for a good while now. We love the ape-inspired sludgy mayhem and all that comes with it. Well, Noisey recently released a forty-five minute documentary about the band and it’s pretty great. You can watch the entire doc after the jump. If you’ve ever seen any of Noisey’s past docs, you know that they do not half ass anything. Check it out. Continue reading
Old Man Gloom (Ex-Isis, Converge, Cave In) have premiered a new track from their forthcoming album, The Ape of God, over at Noisey. The new track is the six minute “Predators” and being subjected to its sludge-ridden riffs, which are propelled by Caleb Scolfield’s (Cave In, Zozobra) gruff vocals, is like being flattened under a train repeatedly. Feel free to stream the new track after the break and check out previously released track, “The Lash”, if you missed it.
The Ape of God will be released on November 11th. A documentary film on the band is slated to premiere this Thursday, October 9th. The trailer for that film can be seen after the break as well.
Old Man Gloom (Isis, Cave In, etc) have released a new track of their forthcoming album, The Ape of God, which is due out on November 11th via Profound Lore (CD/Digital) and SIGE Records (2XLP). The new track is entitled “The Lash” and it trudges along with bass-heavy grooves and cycling, sludgy riffs. Check out the track for yourself after the break.
Ex-Isis member Aaron Turner recently announced his newest musical venture between himself and Baptist drummer Nick Yacyshyn. The duo are calling themselves Sumac and have recently completed their first record, The Deal, which will be released via Profound Lore and SIGE Records in February 2015. The album was recorded by Mell Dettmer and the band themselves and was mixed by Kurt Ballou. Turner stated that he wanted to pursue Sumac as a fully functional band, with plans to play live in the near future and continue writing/recording thereafter. The bass work on the album was provided by Brian Cook (Russian Circles, Botch, etc), who will hopefully become a touring member of the band when possible.
Turner also provided the track listing to the record, which can be seen below. Audio clips are expected to be released sometime next month.
Palms (ex-Isis, Deftones) have announced a string of U.S. tour dates that will commence this September. The band will be playing in nine cities, seven of which are in Texas and one show in New Mexico and one in California. So, Texans are bound to be pleased. You can check out the dates after the break.
Isis will re-release their classic Panopticon album next week, April 29th, via Ipecac Records. Mike Jussila remastered the record, which will also contain new artwork and a 12-page booklet. Aaron Turner and Aaron Harris had the following to say about the record:
The post-rock project featuring members of Isis and Deftones front man Chino Moreno, Palms have just released a music video for their song “Future Warrior.” This track comes off of Palms‘ debut, eponymous release which is available now. The video is odd, and not very simple like Chino’s last music video that I posted about yesterday. It’s very artistic and deep and I really like it. Check out the video below. Continue reading
Bryant Clifford Meyer (Ex-Isis/Palms/Red Sparowes/etc) has unveiled his new minimalistic electronic project Pression, whose debut release UNA can be streamed on Bandcamp. I personally enjoy this kind of chill electonic/dub music so I’m all for this. You can stream the album if you wish after the jump.
The highly anticipated debut full length album from Palms (Deftones, Ex-Isis) is now available for streaming over at Spin.com. The album officially comes out on June 25th so here is opportunity to be induced in dreamy, post-metal pop bliss early. This album should satisfy fans of both Deftones and Isis. Check it out now.
Palms (Deftones, Ex-Isis) have released the official trailer for their upcoming self titled debut, which will hit store shelves on June 25th through Ipecac. Pre-orders for the new effort can be found here with a variety of bundles available. The “supergroup” will be playing a few shows in California with Crypts (ex These Arms Are Snakes) this Summer in support of the release. You can view the trailer and the tour dates after the jump.
Palms (Deftones, Isis) have released the official details on their highly anticipated self titled debut. The album will be released on June 25th through Ipecac and feature the following track listing:
1. “Future Warrior”
3. “Mission Sunset”
4. “Shortwave Radio”
6. “Antartic Handshake”
The band will be hitting the road as well for a few dates with Crypts (ex These Arms Are Snakes). Those dates are as follows: