Wednesday, October 31, 2012

The "Deluded Versions of Revelations" Playlist

(or... Completing the control of emptiness. Enter the external lights. The conversed tubes to the surface and beyond)

MAYHEM - "Anti" - Ordo Ad Chao
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Have You Beheld the Fevers?" - Paracletus
LEVIATHAN - "Requiem for a Turd World" - Tentacles of Whorror
NIHILL - "Gnosis, Pt. 3" - Krach
KRALLICE - "IIIIIIII" - Years Past Matter
MAYHEM - "To Daimonion (Part I of III)" - Grand Declaration of War
ABIGOR - "Liberty Rises a Diagonal Flame" - Fractal Possession
MERRIMACK - "Kirjath-Ra" - Grey Rigorism


Tuesday, October 30, 2012

The "Ozymandias" Playlist

(or... "...look on my works, ye Mighty, and despair!" Nothing beside remains. Round the decay of that colossal wreck, boundless and bare... the lone and level sands stretch far away)

RUINS - "A Lesson in Ruthlessness" - Place of No Pity
GODKILLER - "The Inner Pain" - The End of the World
BLACK ANVIL - "Dethroned Emperor [Celtic Frost]" - Time Insults the Mind
KREATOR - "Cry War" - Endless Pain
PORTAL - "Transcending a Mere Multiverse" - Seepia
SACRIFICE - "Warrior of Death" - Torment in Fire
BASTARD PRIEST - "Under the Hammer of Destruction" - Under the Hammer of Destruction
ASPHYX - "Os Abysmi Vel Daath [Celtic Frost]" - Deathhammer
MAYHEM - "Anti" - Ordo Ad Chao
LEVIATHAN - "Cruelty Juggernaut" - Verräter: Schadenfreude
MERRIMACK - "Worms in the Divine Intestine" - The Acausal Mass
ABIGOR - "Reborn Through the Gates of Three Moons" - Nachthymnen (From the Twilight Kingdom)
CRAFT - "Horizon" - Total Eclipse
ABSU - "Vorago (Spell 182)" - Tara
CELTIC FROST - "Into the Crypts of Rays" - Morbid Tales
BATHORY - "A Fine Day to Die" - Blood Fire Death
SODOM - "Obsessed by Cruelty" - Obsessed by Cruelty
MAYHEM - "Chainsaw Gutsfuck" - Deathcrush
GORGOROTH - "Introibo ad Alatare Satanas" - Quantos Possunt ad Satanitatem Trahunt
MERCYFUL FATE - "At the Sound of the Demon Bell" - Melissa
GLORIOR BELLI - "Severed from the Self" - Manifesting the Raging Beast
IMMORTAL - "All Shall Fall" - All Shall Fall
ASH BORER - "In the Midst of Life, We Are in Death" - Ash Borer
TRIPTYKON - "Crucifixus" - Shatter
NIHILL - "Gnosis, Pt. 2" - Krach
ABSU - "Nunbarshegunu" - Absu
GRAVE - "Christi(ns)anity" - You'll Never See
DARKTHRONE - "Snø og granskog (Utferd)- Panzerfaust
PLAGUE WIDOW - "Abyss" - Plague Widow
POSSESSED - "Evil Warriors" - Seven Churches
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Diabolus Absconditus" - Crushing the Holy Trinity
SONNE ADAM - "Armed with Hammers" - Armed with Hammers
GORGOROTH - "Om Kristen og Jødisk Tru" - Destroyer, or About How to philosophize with the Hammer


Monday, October 29, 2012

The "All to Lose" Playlist

(or... I'd love you much more if you left me alone)

FAITH NO MAN - "Quiet in Heaven" - Quiet in Heaven/Song of Liberty
MOGWAI - "I Can't Remember" - Young Team [Bonus Tracks] Disc 2
FUGAZI - "F/D" - End Hits
THE LIFE AND TIMES - "Day Three" - No One Loves You Like I Do
GODFLESH - "Mothra" - Pure
PUBLIC IMAGE LTD. - "Track 8" - Flowers of Romance
DIE KREUZEN - "Hide and Seek" - October File
OLD MAN GLOOM - "Sonic Dust" - Christmas
ULTRA DOLPHINS - "Towngoat" - Mar
CAVE IN - "Iron Decibels" - White Silence
MELVINS LITE - "Baby, Won't You Weird Me Out" - Freak Puke
REVOLTING COCKS - "38 [Live]" - You Goddamned Son of a Bitch: Live Disc 1
MY BLOODY VALENTINE - "Only Shallow" - Loveless
THESE ARMS ARE SNAKES - "Lady North" - Easter
KILLING JOKE - "Dominator" - Fire Dances
GODFLESH - "I Wasn't Born to Follow" - Pure
SONIC YOUTH - "Sweet Shine" - Experimental Jet Set, Trash & No Star
THE SMITHS - "How Soon is Now?" - William, It Was Really Nothing
BLIND IDIOT GOD - "Subterranean Flight" - Blind Idiot God
DAUGHTERS - "A Room Full of Hard-Ons and Nowhere to Sit Down" - Daughters 7"
MR. BUNGLE - "None of Them Knew They Were Robots" - California
O.L.D. - "I Laugh as I Chew" - Old Lady Drivers
THE LOCUST - "The Half Eaten Sausage Would Like to See You in His Office" - Molecular Genetics from the Gold Standard Labs
AN ALBATROSS - "Cosmic Gypsy" - Blessphemy (of the Peace-Beast Feastgiver and the Bear Warp Kumite


الشارع العرب

Street Arabs


Friday, October 26, 2012

...repeat them for your sake


Thursday, October 25, 2012

The "Penny Won't Do" Playlist

(or... he's counterfeit)

FAITH NO MORE - "Everything's Ruined" - Angel Dust
TORCHE - "Erase" - Torche
RUSSIAN CIRCLES - "Micah" - Enter
MOGWAI - "Auto Rock" - Mr. Beast
OLD MAN GLOOM - "Close Your Eyes, Roll Back into Your Head" - Christmas
MR. BUNGLE - "Chemical Marriage" - Disco Volante
THIS WILL DESTROY YOU - "Glass Realms" - Tunnel Blanket
ANIMALS AS LEADERS - "Somnarium" - Weightless
FAITH NO MORE - "Blood" - Introduce Yourself
PUBLIC IMAGE LTD. - "The Order of Death" - This Is What You Want... This Is What You Get
GODFLESH - "Dream Long Dead [Rehearsal: April 1989]" - Streetcleaner
THE LOCUST - "Bring Your 6.5 Italian Carbine" - Flight of the Wounded Locust
PIGFACE - "The Bushmaster" - Gub
OLD MAN GLOOM - "The Exploder Whale" - Meditations in B
FLOOR - "Ein (Below and Beyond)" - Floor
BURNING LOVE - "Alien vs. Creditor" - CVLT Nation Label Series Southern Lord Mixtape
GODS AND QUEENS - "Untitled 16" - Untitled 3 (EP 2)
THE FALL - "Barmy" - This Nation's Savng Grace
ISIS - "Holy Tears" - In the Absence of Truth
DIE KREUZEN - "Hear and Feel" - October File
CREAM ABDUL BABAR - "Kill People" - The Catalyst to Ruins
FANTÔMAS - "04/02/05 Saturday" - Suspended Animation
PAILHEAD - "Man Should Surrender" - Trait
FAITH NO MORE - "Anne's Song" - Introduce Yourself




Wednesday, October 24, 2012

SUNN O))) Confirms West Coast Tour

Following their performances at the third annual The Power Of The Riff West in Los Angeles this August, followed by the first edition of The Power Of The Riff East in Brooklyn amidst a September East Coast tour, SUNN O))) announces a cluster of West Coast live ceremonies for December.

With support for SUNN O))) being provide by Loincloth and Dead In The Dirt, the shows will begin in Portland on December 14th, and plow through Bellingham, Seattle, San Francisco, Santa Cruz and Los Angeles, the Bellingham show to also boast support from Black Breath, and the Seattle show to feature a special guest performance to be announced shortly. The finale will take place at the newly confirmed The Power Of The Riff Presents year-end bash at LA’s Fonda Theatre on December 20th, where SUNN O))), Loincloth and Dead In The Dirt will all celebrate the end of the Mayan calendar with High On Fire, Corrosion Of Conformity, Black Breath and Void Ov Voices.

SUNN O))) West Coast Tour 2012 w/ Dead In The Dirt, Loincloth:

12/14/2012 Roseland/Peter’s Room – Portland, OR [info]
12/15/2012 The Wild Buffalo – Bellingham, WA w/ Black Breath [info]
12/16/2012 The Neptune Theatre – Seattle, WA [info]
12/18/2012 The Mezzanine – San Francisco, CA [info]
12/19/2012 The Rio Theatre – Santa Cruz, CA [info]
12/20/2012 The Fonda Theatre – Los Angeles, CA @ The Power of the Riff Presents w/ High On Fire, Corrosion Of Conformity, Black Breath, Void Ov Voices [info]


Tuesday, October 23, 2012

The "Out of Reach and Faithless" Playlist

(or... satisfied in solitude)

REVOLTING COCKS - "At the Top" - Beers, Steers + Qveers
KILLING JOKE - "Pleasures of the Flesh" - Pandemonium
SKINNY PUPPY - "Worlock" - Rabies
GODFLESH - "Perfect Skin" - Slavestate
ISIS - "Streetcleaner [Godflesh]" - Sawblade
JESU - "Dethroned" - Heart Ache/Dethroned
MINISTRY - "Cannibal Song" - The Mind is a Terrible Thing to Taste
PUBLIC IMAGE LTD. - "Solitaire" - This Is What You Want... This Is What You Get
HEAD OF DAVID - "El Supremo" - Dustbowl
OLD MAN GLOOM - "Brain Returns to Initial State" - Seminar II: The Holy Rites of Primitivism Regressionism
EARTH - "Ouroboros Is Broken" - Extra-Capsular Extraction
PTP - "My Favorite Things" - Rubber Glove Seduction
BLIND IDIOT GOD - "Shifting Sand" - Blind Idiot God
G.G.F.H. - "Room 213 (Mix)" - Peaceville Volume 4
MY LIFE WITH THE THRILL KILL KULT - "Hand in Hand" - Confessions of a Knife
PRONG - "Your Fear" - Beg to Differ
SWEET TOOTH - "Fat City" - Soft White Underbelly
ACID HORSE - "No Name No Slogan [Cabaret Voltaire 12" Mix]" - No Name, No Slogan
GODFLESH - "Tiny Tears" - Streetcleaner
CABLE REGIME - "Paranoia in the Funhouse" - Brave New World
KILLING JOKE - "Primitive [Rehearsal]" - Duende: The Spanish Sessions
OLD - "Outlive" - Lo Flux Tube
REVOLTING COCKS - "P.I.L. [Public Image Ltd.][Live]" - You Goddamned Son of a Bitch: Live Disc 2


EARTH Prepare for American Tour in the Fall

Following bursts of worldwide touring in support of their two-part Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light album series, Seattle’s EARTH will embark on their newest tour this week, with a nearly month of live performances confirmed across America.

The most extensive American tour EARTH have planned since their 1990 inception, the Seattle purveyors of the slow-motion riff will traverse the country and back on a twenty-five date run, kicking off this Wednesday, October 24th in Portland, Oregon. Along the way the quartet will take part in the massive annual Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, Texas alongside literally dozens of international artists of all genres. This will be the first U.S. tour since they hit the road in support of Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light I in 2011, the band’s set for the tour confirmed to contain a majority of the material from Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light II.
While the band is touring in support of the Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light albums, the EARTH lineup for this voyage will be the touring lineup from the band’s lauded 2008 LP The Bees Made Honey in the Lion’s Skull, comprised of Steve Moore on keys and trombone, Don McGreevy on bass, Adrienne Davies on drums and founder Dylan Carlson on guitar. Support will be provided by Stebmo (featuring members of Earth and more) as well as Southern Lord labelmates Eagle Twin and Fontanelle throughout the journey.

EARTH Fall Tour:
10/24/2012 Rotture – Portland, OR w/ Fontanelle, Stebmo
10/26/2012 Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock – Los Angeles, CA w/ Fontanelle, Stebmo
10/28/2012 Great American Music Hall – San Francisco, CA w/ Fontanelle, Stebmo
10/29/2012 Soda Bar – San Diego, CA w/ Stebmo
10/31/2012 Rhythm Room – Phoenix, AZ w/ Balmorehea, Stebmo
11/02/2012 Auditorium Shores – Austin, TX @ Fun Fun Fun Festival
11/03/2012 Bryan Street Tavern – Dallas, TX w/ Stebmo
11/04/2012 One Eyed Jacks – New Orleans, LA w/ Stebmo
11/06/2012 Will’s Pub – Orlando, FL w/ Stebmo
11/07/2012 The Earl – Atlanta, GA w/ Daughn Gibson, Stebmo
11/08/2012 Grey Eagle – Asheville, NC w/ Stebmo
11/09/2012 Rock and Roll Hotel – Washington, DC w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/10/2012 Littlefield – Brooklyn, NY w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/11/2012 TT the Bears – Cambridge, MA w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/12/2012 Johnny Brenda’s – Philadelphia, PA w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/13/2012 Altar Bar – Pittsburgh, PA w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/14/2012 Grog Shop – Cleveland, OH w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/15/2012 Taft Ballroom – Cincinnati, OH w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/16/2012 Township – Chicago, IL w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/17/2012 Township – Chicago, IL w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/18/2012 Triple Rock Social Club – Minneapolis, MN w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/19/2012 The Record Bar – Kansas City, MO w/ Eagle Twin, Stebmo
11/21/2012 Marquis Theatre, Denver, CO w/ Stebmo
11/24/2012 The Shakedown – Bellhingham, WA w/ The Body, Low Hums
11/25/2012 The Crocodile – Seattle, WA w/ The Body, Stebmo

Monday, October 22, 2012



Friday, October 19, 2012

The "Profondeur de l'Enfer" Playlist

(or... un lieu de souffrance et de punition dans l'au-delà, souvent après la résurrection)

MERRIMACK - "La Sainteté du Mal" - Grey Rigorism
ORCUSTUS - "Conversion" - Orcustus
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Second Prayer" - Si Monumentum Requires, Circumspice
ABIGOR - "Injection Satan" - Fractal Possession
MERRIMACK - "Beati Estis Cum Maledixerint Vobis" - The Acausal Mass
CRAFT - "Destroy the Signs" - Total Eclipse
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Blessed are the Dead Whiche Dye in the Lorde" - Si Monumentum Requires, Circumspice
ABSU - "Nunbarshegunu" - Absu
URGEHAL - "Dødelagt" - Ikonoklast
DARKTHRONE - "En Vind Av Sorg" - Panzerfaust
MAYHEM - "Buried by Time and Dust" - De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas
LEVIATHAN - "Intoit" - The Tenth Sub Level of Suicide
GLORIOR BELLI - "Poisoned Flesh" - Ô Laudate Dominus
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Abscission" - Paracletus
CRAFT - "Principium Anguis" - Fuck the Universe
ANTAEUS - "Bleeding Blasphemy" - Cut Your Flesh and Worship Satan
ULVER - "Capitel II: Soelen Gaaer Bag Aase Need" - Bergtatt - Et Eeventyr I 5 Capitler
CRAFT - "The Ground Surrenders" - Void
ABRUPTUM - "De Profundis Mors Vas Cousumet" - Evil Genius
MERRIMACK - "Melancholia Balneam Diaboli" - Of Entropy and Life Denial


Thursday, October 18, 2012

The "The Great Leap Forward (Dà yuè jìn)" Playlist

(or... villagers turned against the CPC during and after the Great Leap, seeing it as autocratic, brutal, corrupt, and mean-spirited)

RED SPAROWES - "Finally, as That Blazing Sun Shone Down Upon Us, Did We Know That True Enemy Was the Voice of Blind Idolatry; and Only Then Did We Begin to Think for Ourselves" - Every Red Heart Shines Towards the Red Sun
SUNN O))) - "Hunting & Gathering (Cydonia)" - Monoliths & Dimensions
SAILORS WITH WAX WINGS - "There Came A Drooping Maid With Violets" - Sailors with Wax Wings
ISIS - "Way Through Woven Branches" - Melvins / Isis
KILLING JOKE - "The Fall of Because [Live]" - Live at Hammersmith Apollo 16.10.2010
JESU - "Man/Woman" - Jesu
MOGWAI - "Death Rays" - Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will
GODFLESH - "Frail [Now Broken]" - Love and Hate in Dub
SUNN O))) & BORIS - "Her Lips Were Wet with Venom" - Altar: prelude (SatanOscillateMyMetallicSonatas)
OLD MAN GLOOM - "Skullstorm" - Christmas
BLUT AUS NORD - "Epitome II" - 777 - Sect(s)
SUNN O))) - "WInd & Fog [Live]" - Solstitium Fulminate (Live at Roskilde)
THEE SILVER MT. ZION MEMORIAL ORCHESTRA & TRA-LA-LA BAND - "1,000,000 Died To Make This Sound" - 13 Blues for Thirteen Moons
ULVER - "Stone Angels" - Wars of the Roses
MOGWAI - "Christmas Steps" - Come on Die Young
RUSSIAN CIRCLES - "Hexed All" - Geneva
PELICAN - "Taraxis" - Ataraxia/Taraxis
JESU - "Can I Go Now" - Pale Sketches
ANIMALS AS LEADERS - "Isolated Incidents" - Weightless
OLD MAN GLOOM - "The Exploder Whale" - Meditations in B
ISIS - "Not in Rivers, But in Drops [Live]" - Live 6
GODFLESH - "Time, Death and Wastefulness [In Dub]" - Love and Hate in Dub
ISIS - "Backlit" - Panopticon
EARTH - "Charioteer (Temple Song)" - Pentastar: In the Style of Demons
RED SPAROWES - "Buildings Began To Stretch Wide Across The Sky, And The Air Filled WIth A Reddish Glow (Demo)" - Red Sparowes / Gregor Samsa


Wednesday, October 17, 2012

The "Clanna Rudhraighe" Playlist

(or... Rúraíocht (the Ulster Cycle of Irish mythology))

ABSU - "The Gold Torques of Uláid" - Mythological Occult Metal: 1991-2001
NIHILL - "Mundus Subterreanus" - Krach
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Scorpions & Drought" - Drought
ROOT - "Darkoutro - ...Toccata - Prestissimo Molto" - The Book
BATHORY - "Call from the Grave" - Under the Sign of the Black Mark
LURKER OF CHALICE - "Paramnesia" - Lurker of Chalice
CELTIC FROST - "Return to the Eve (Re-recorded Version / Party Mix)" - Tragic Serenades
MASTER'S HAMMER - "Sláva, sláva, pane hejtmane" - Jilemnický Okultista
BERGRAVEN - "Jag Lever Djävul" - Till Makabert Väsen
KATHARSIS - "VVytchdance" - VVorldVVithoutEnd
MERRIMACK - "Worms in the Divine Intestine" - The Acausal Mass
HELLHAMMER - "Third of Storms (Evoked Damnation)" - Apocalyptic Raids
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Chaining the Katechon" - Chaining the Katechon
BATHORY - "Reap of Evil" - The Return of the Darkness and Evil
NIFELHEIM - "Possessed by Evil" - Nifelheim
ABIGOR - "Liberty Rises a Diagonal Flame" - Fractal Possession
DEATHSPELL OMEGA - "Malign Paradigm" - Si Monumentum Requires, Circumspice
ANAAL NATHRAKH - "Who Thinks of the Executioner" - Passion
DARKTHRONE - "Paragon Belial" - A Blaze in the Northern Sky
ULVER - "Vargnatt" - Vargnatt


Tuesday, October 16, 2012

The "Be There, Within" Playlist

(or... dictate your needs)

GODFLESH - "Mantra" - Selfless
MOGWAI - "Dial: Revenge" - Rock Action
SAILORS WITH WAX WINGS - "Yes, I Have A Thousand Tongues, And Nine And Ninety-Nine Lie" - Sailors with Wax Wings
EARTH - "A Bureaucratic Desire for Revenge, Pt. 2" - Extra-Capsular Extraction
NADJA - "Flowers of Flesh" - Touched
HEAD OF DAVID - "Ditchwater" - Dustbowl
SUNN O))) - "Part 1 (Instrumental)" - Koko, Camden, London, 12 June 2012
KILLING JOKE - "Darkness Before Dawn [Live]" - Love Like Blood
ISIS - "The Minus Times [Partial Word Version]" - The Red Sea
BLIND IDIOT GOD - "Dark and Bright" - Blind Idiot God
KHANATE - "Wings from Spine" - Clean Hands Go Foul
GODFLESH - "Spite" - Pure
OLD - "Backwards Through The Greedo Compressor" - The Musical Dimensions of Sleastak
JESU - "Annul" - Dethroned
OLD MAN GLOOM - "Shadowed Hand" - NO
SUNN O))) - "WInd & Fog [Live]" - Solstitium Fulminate (Live at Roskilde)
GODFLESH - "Dream Long Dead" - Streetcleaner


The Return......

After a great deal of fucking about, trying to retrieve this blog from the clutches of spammers, I am back. Prepare for the return of the post.