In Svbterranean’s Album Dissections, artists break down the construction and/or lyrical themes of their records track by track.
Back in October, multi-instrumentalist and heavy metal veteran Tommy Concrete released his ambitious fifth full-length album, Unrelaxed. The sprawling record weaves together elements of NWOBHM, thrash, progressive metal, and many other styles into a unique mix that will pique the interest of fans of Devin Townsend and the like. We reached out to Concrete who agreed to take part in our Album Dissections series to gain a better insight into the creation of the record. Check out what he had to say below. Continue Reading
Heavy metal and punk veteran and multi-instrumentalist Tommy Concrete will release his fifth full-length album, Unrelaxed, tomorrow, October 19, via Howling Invocations. Drawing influence from thrash metal, NWOBHM, and countless other styles from across the extreme music spectrum, Unrelaxed is a modern metal epic that will appease fans of Devin Townsend and the like. In addition to its sound, Unrelaxed offers a refreshing take on the topics of mental health. Concrete explains: Continue Reading
Mixed, Not Stirred is a weekly column in which artists curate special, themed playlists via Spotify or other mediums.
In this week’s Mixed, Not Stirred, one-man metal machine Tommy Concrete stopped by to curate playlist of his personal favorites and particular tracks that influenced his upcoming record, Unrelaxed, which is due out on October 19 via Howling Invocations. Concrete said the following of the playlist: Continue Reading