THE LION’S DAUGHTER Streaming New Track “As The Sick Dream”

TLD-NLTThe Lion’s Daughter is an amazing band and their music gets better and better. The band will soon be releasing their split with Nights Like These, with all proceeds going towards the cause Stray Rescue, which takes in stray cats and dogs in the St. Louis area. This is an amazing cause that I can completely get behind even if the music wasn’t great, which it is. Check out the rad new track “As The Sick Dream” after the jump, courtesy of CVLT Nation.    Continue reading

THE LION’S DAUGHTER Debut “Swann” Video

Revolver has premiered the new video for St. Louis’s The Lion’s Daughter’s track “Swann”; a track that can be found on the group’s latest collaborative LP with Indian Blanket, A Black Sea. The superbly shot video is loosely based on stories of individuals with mental illness who have been imprisoned and/or sentenced to death. Vocalist/guitarist Rick Giordano elaborates:

Imagine trying to make sense of being kept in a cell by people who intend to kill you when you can’t even understand what it is you’ve done wrong. Working with Josh — who did the album artwork — and Brain, we wanted to try and capture this isolation and confusion as simply as possible by contrasting footage of a cold, dark enclosure with a free, wandering eye which is outside and unrestrained. Whether these images are dreams, memories, or a reality is left unclear, just as it might be in that person’s mind.

You can stream the video after the break.

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We here at American Aftermath are pleased to bring you a compilation titled Summer of Sludge. What is this compilation all about? Well, if you can’t tell by the name, it is a compilation filled with unsigned or relatively unknown sludge metal bands from all over the world. I personally got ahold of these bands to inquire them being a part of this in an effort to expand their music to fans who, otherwise, might not have found them. They are all amazing band with loads of talent. In this compilation you will find 10 tracks, totaling an hour of juicy, thick sludge. After the jump you can view the track list and download the album! Also, keep your eyes peeled because it’s a Two-For-Tuesday here at American Aftermath! We will be releasing a killer grindcore compilation very soon! [Continue Reading]