Local Review: Towards Chaos – Swimming The Desert
CLC Band: it foot, it ears

CLC Band: it foot, it ears
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Emerging within a musical climate increasingly populated by power duos, it foot, it ears is a local duo with a difference. it foot consciously renounces the displays of might offered by local favorites Eagle Twin, a band they still greatly admire. To the contrary, it foot searches for ways to surrender power, to create music structured around states of syncope, stuttering and collapse. … read more

Review: Insect Ark – Marrow Hymns
Local Review: Visitors – Blueshift

Local Review: Visitors – Blueshift
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Visitors Blueshift Self-Released Street: 06.20 Visitors = Deftones + Rush Rarely does an EP sound so much like a full-fledged album. Musical offerings of such satisfying integrity do not hatch,

Review: The Body – I Have Fought Against It, But I Can’t Any Longer
Review: Wo Fat – The Conjuring
Review: Pallbearer – Foundations of Burden

Review: Pallbearer – Foundations of Burden
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Pallbearer = Cathedral + Alice In Chains + Europe (“The Final Countdown”) … read more

Local Review: Making Fuck – Self-Titled

Local Review: Making Fuck – Self-Titled
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Making Fuck, Salt Lake’s latest crusaders for atheism, want to make one thing perfectly clear: They will be heard.  … read more

Review: Dylan Carlson – Conquistador

Review: Dylan Carlson – Conquistador
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Dylan Carlson = Ennio Morricone + Bill Frissell + John Zorn + Ezra Pound … read more

Review: Earthless – From The Ages

Review: Earthless – From The Ages
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This is “Free Bird” entered through the outro. Imagine—a dozen layers deep in stoner blues—forgetting there was ever a verse or chorus, or ever any vocals at all, even air to breathe. Imagine tossing the whole structural fuckload and just soloing in brazen différance. To consider this is to glimpse the errance of From The Ages. … read more