Although I discovered Himsa a year before they disbanded due to my impeccable timing, I was at least able to bear witness to their epic final work and crowning achievement; Summon in Thunder.
I remember watching Headbanger’s Ball on MTV, which is a hilarious thing to say nowadays, and stumbling across Himsa‘s video for “Big Timber”. In this animated music video, the band members were depicted as yeti puppets and were being picked off one-by-one by some sort of malevolent tree entity. Although I did indeed find the music video entertaining, it was the music itself that really enthralled me. Continue Reading