I don’t focus on a ton of progressive metal these days, but one band I adore and will always find time to listen to are my homies in Outrun The Sunlight. The guys have been hard at work on their new EP Red Bird, which is due out at the end of next month. The band has released the first track, which happens to be the album’s title track “Red Bird.” This track is five minutes of atmospheric beauty and musical mastery. I can tell you for a fact that the bands new record is phenomenal. Check out the title track below and see for yourself. Enjoy. Continue Reading
A stark white album cover with some spots of blood and a tooth. Simplistic font with the name of the album and the band name. Song titles as funny and dark as they are long. An abrasive tone and style wholly their own and introspective, pensive, yet upfront and in-your-face lyrics that equally cause one to think what the singer is talking about, but know that the dude, and the band, are pissed off. Drowningman’s second proper LP Rock and Roll Killing Machine has all of this and more, creating an album that is at times beautiful, sarcastically funny, and scalding like acid.